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will.i.am's startup raises $117 million and unveils new ai-powered voice assista




will.i.am's tech startup, i.am+, announced on monday it is entering the world of artificial intelligence with a new voice assistant for powering customer service bots. called "omega," and described as similar to amazon's alexa and apple's siri, the ai-powered tool marks a departure for the 5-year-ol...



harman unveils alexa- and google assistant-powered speakers




harmanthe harman kardon allure is a humidifier-looking speaker powered by alexa, and the jbl link series harbors google assistant.see also:harman kardon’s cortana-powered connected speaker just got leaked (update: now official)harman kardon’s cortana-powered connected speaker just got leaked (up...



samsung’s new acquisition could help improve bixby




samsung has acquired a greek startup called innoetics, whose text-to-speech and voice-to-speech technology could bring much-needed improvements to its voice assistant.see also:samsung’s botched bixby rollout stopped me from buying the galaxy s8samsung’s botched bixby rollout stopped me from buyi...



amazon slashes price of new echo speaker to $100




this sept. 6, 2012, file photo shows the amazon logo in santa monica, calif. amazon unveils new devices, wednesday, sept. 27, 2017. (ap photo/reed saxon, file)amazon says it is cutting the price of its echo smart speaker to $100 from $180, improving the sound quality and upgrading its appearance wit...



samsung voice-assistant bixby to debut with new phone




samsung announced monday that a voice-powered digital assistant named "bixby" will debut with a flagship galaxy s8 smartphone set to be unveiled by the south korean consumer electronics giant.



samsung’s latest acquisition could give bixby its voice




samsung has quietly snapped up innoetics, a greek text-to-speech startup. among innoetic's software is a voice-to-speech system that can pick up a speaking voice and then mimic it to recite a completely different text. the startup's library of 29 synthetic voices in 15 languages (including hindi and...



the upcoming sonos smart speaker to support ‘multiple voice platforms’




do you think alexa, google assistant, and siri could get along inside one speaker? sonos seems to think so according to its fcc filing.see also:bixby vs google assistant vs siribixby vs google assistant vs siriapril 24, 2017we’ve known for a while that sonos was interested in partnering with the b...



samsung voice-assistant bixby to debut with new phone




samsung, whose booth at this year's mobile world congress is shown here, is unveiling a new personal assistant 'bixby' that will challenge rivals including apple's siri and amazon's alexasamsung announced monday that a voice-powered digital assistant named "bixby" will debut with a flagship galaxy s...



samsung voice-assistant bixby to debut with new galaxy s8 smartphone




samsung announced on monday that a voice-powered digital assistant named "bixby" will debut with a flagship galaxy s8 smartphone set to be unveiled by the south korean consumer electronics giant.bixby enters a crowded field of digital assistants powered by artificial intelligence that includes apple...



monster headphones with melody voice assistant arrive this month




monster has announced the upcoming launch of is new monstertalk headphones, a variety that will sport a voice-powered assistant. this will mark the first time a voice assistant has been available on premium headphones, the company claims. no doubt the move aims to capitalize on the growing popularit...



bixby, where are you?




samsung's ai-powered voice assistant is nowhere to be seen. seeing as the company is keen on making bixby the center of its consumer universe, the missing voice assistant is more than just a mystery; it's also a liability.when samsung showed off bixby at the s8 launch event in march, it wowed the au...



google assistant now has a new male voice playback option




+1,659 andrew myrick oct 4th, 2017while the rest of us were preparing our wallets for whatever will be announced at the pixel 2 event today, google decided to drop a pretty sweet update for google assistant. since the service launched last year, we were only limited to hearing a female voice when in...



bixby, where are you?




samsung's ai-powered voice assistant is nowhere to be seen. seeing as the company is keen on making bixby the center of its consumer universe, the missing voice assistant is more than just a mystery -- it's a liability.when samsung showed off bixby at the s8 launch event in march, it wowed the audie...



imco watch, world's first alexa-powered smartwatch, launched in india




unveiled in april last year, the amazon alexa-powered cowatch has now been rebranded as the imco watch, and is now available in india via yerha.com.the imco watch brings alexa’s voice-based assistant functionality like asking for weather, controlling your smart home, looking up information on the ...



imco watch, world's first alexa-powered smartwatch, launched in india




unveiled in april last year, the amazon alexa-powered cowatch has now been rebranded as the imco watch, and is now available in india via yerha.com.the imco watch brings alexa’s voice-based assistant functionality like asking for weather, controlling your smart home, looking up information on the ...



here’s how to enable the new male voice of google assistant




virtual assistants have traditionally been given feminine personalities, for reasons that pertain to the way we perceive voices. we’re more likely to trust and accept directions from a woman, according to studies, and a feminine voice is more likely to be perceived as helpful, while masculine voic...



phil schiller drops hints about apple’s rumored siri-powered speaker




while apple’s senior vice president of worldwide marketing discussed swift, app store upgrade pricing, and other topics, the most interesting topic regarded voice-controlled speakers. schiller didn’t want to discuss two popular options on the market – amazon echo and the pictured google home. ...



report: alexa to outsell google home three-to-one this year




it looks like amazon will be the top dog when it comes to voice-controlled speakers this year. according to the research firm emarketer, alexa-powered echo and echo dot devices are expected to claim a 70.6 percent share of the us market in 2017.this puts amazon way ahead of its biggest rival when it...



walmart dives into voice-activated shopping with google




in this combo of file photos shows, a google sign at a store on aug. 7, 2017, in hialeah, fla., bottom, and a walmart sign on june 1, 2017, in hialeah gardens, fla. walmart, the world's largest retailer, said wednesday, aug. 23, that it's working with google to offer hundreds of thousands of items f...



how to get google’s artificial intelligence on the raspberry pi




i am a heavy user of raspberry pis. every year i build a massive musical lighting setup for christmas using couple of pis. during halloween, i build pi-powered talking skeletons,spooky pumpkins, and scary lights. raspberry pi powers the wireless controller for my open source 3d printer and my water...



amazon unveils new echo devices to compete against apple, google




amazon.com inc on wednesday announced a range of new voice-controlled echo devices, as it gears up for new competition in the category from apple inc . at a press event at its seattle headquarters, the world's largest online retailer showcased new echo devices, one tailored for gaming and one for ph...



lenovo’s second alexa-powered speaker connects to its tab 4 devices




enlargeshare this storyat this past ces, lenovo announced its $130 smart assistant speaker with amazon's alexa inside. while that device is still listed as "coming soon" on lenovo's website, the company isn't putting any of its smart home ambitions on hold. lenovo's new home assistant pack appears t...



google assistant launched on ios to tackle siri and alexa




you can create a widget for google assistant in your today viewthe first thing to understand is that, like any third-party voice assistant, google assistant can’t become a complete replacement for siri. you can’t remap your home button, for example, to activate google assistant. nor can you conf...



galaxy s8 owners may have to wait until late june for full bixby voice support




the launch of the samsung galaxy s8 and s8 plus in late april occurred without the full english voice support for its much hyped bixby digital assistant. now a new report claims that bixby won’t add those critical voice command features until at least late june.see also:bixby vs google assistant v...



apple vp shares thoughts on voice-powered speakers with screens




in a recent interview with apple‘s phil schiller, the svp of worldwide marketing shared some thoughts on the state of voice assistant-powered home speakers and how they could be improved by screens, possibly hinting at cupertino’s own debut of a device to compete with the amazon echo and google ...