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Hashtag Trending – AI assistant predictions for 2018

Smart assistants are going to be adopted faster than smartphones, they’ll be embedded in everything, and they’ll have lots of...

December 28th, 2017 Brian Jackson

How to perform two commands at once with Google Home

A new update to Google Home allows you to combine two commands into one, simply by using the word "and."...

November 30th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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How to use Google Home’s new Broadcast feature

Use your Google Home devices and Android smartphone like an intercom that can broadcast messages across your home or office....

November 23rd, 2017 Brian Jackson

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Canadian firms place bets on Amazon Alexa to lift smart home, office markets

It's likely that many Canadians will be unwrapping either a Google Home or Amazon Echo out from under the tree...

November 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Amazon Echo and Echo Dot

How to turn your podcast into an Alexa Flash Briefing Skill

Podcast producers often refer to the podcast industry as divided into two distinct eras - pre-Serial and post-Serial. Published in...

October 13th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Google Home Mini – Unboxing for Business

Google’s mighty smart assistant just got a bit smaller. This time on Unboxing for Business we take a first look...

October 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Google reveals Pixel 2, Pixelbook, Google Home Mini, and more

Google's been busy over the past couple years, today announcing an entire portfolio of devices that range across all types...

October 4th, 2017 Alex Radu

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Sun Life’s ‘Ella’ will serve as digital coach on Google Home, mobile, web

It seems that every tech brand is launching its own smart digital assistant these days, but now Sun Life Assurance...

September 14th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Google and Walmart team up to offer voice-first ecommerce in U.S.

Amazon has some new competition this morning when it comes to making a purchase simply by speaking a command, and...

August 23rd, 2017 Brian Jackson