Link Index

Links To All This Week In Voice VIP Letters, Indexed From The Beginning

Per multiple requests, this letter contains links to all This Week In Voice VIP letters since we began, excluding time-sensitive ones from previous weeks. Have a great weekend.

July 18 | Keep An Eye On Blue Fever

Women’s health startup participating in Amazon’s Alexa Next Stage program

July 19 | Purchasing Through Voice: A Look At Pre-COVID vs Post-COVID

Voice purchasing primed for post-COVID breakout

July 20 | The Rise of #VoiceLunch

International meet, greet, and eat program for those working with voice/AI grows

July 23 | Alexa’s New “Quick Links” Herald Entirely New Way To Think About Voice Assistants

Being able to link directly to Alexa skills solves multiple existing problems overnight

July 24 | Project Understood

Canadian Down Syndrome Society + Google joint venture

July 25 | LeakyPick

Researchers from US and Germany craft elegant solution to detect security gaps

July 26 | For Privacy In Voice Tech, Less Is More

ML process strips audio of individual attributes while maintaining integrity

July 27 | Voice x Real Estate, Round 2

Opportunities to apply voice technology to real estate are large and growing

July 28 | London (And Paris) Calling

The duo behind hit podcast VUX World launch design consultancy

July 29 | Say The Word

A look at Mercedes-Benz’s unique history with voice/AI before one-hour webinar

July 31 | Mr Whose The Boss

Top UK tech YouTuber sizes up the mainstream voice assistants

August 1 | If “Amazon” Didn’t Precede “Alexa”

What happens to voice if (when?) we break up big tech

August 3 | Somewhere, A Clock Is Ticking

Implications of the Microsoft / Trump / TikTok saga on voice/AI

August 4 | As Simple As Possible, But No Simpler

Analyzing voice/AI company CardioCube’s telehealth program for the gig economy

August 5 | Voice, AI, And Those Cheating Houston Astros

Interesting connections between voice/AI and those cheating Houston Astros

August 6 | The Slide Every Single Voice/AI Company Wants In Their Deck

Breaking down an eye-opening slide within Constant Companion’s Voice of Healthcare Summit keynote

August 8 | What Does Apple Have To Do?

Recent Forbes article raises a persistent question

August 9 | Voice Games Step Up

What we've learned from two Alexa RPGs, released two years apart

August 10 | The Sound Of A Full House

India's 9Stacks voice-enables poker, changes the game

August 11 | Who Let The Dogs Out?

The critical role of AI training data

August 12 | From Sea To Shining Sea

The #1 event for voice and AI greets a post-COVID future

August 13 | Voice, AI, and Phones

Breaking our shared addiction

August 16 | Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Sizing up US Alexa EdTech Challenge finalists and winners

August 17 | Somewhere Over The Rainbow, Part 2

Musings on voice in education; EMEA and India's Alexa EdTech Challenge results

August 18 | Call Me, Maybe

Google Assistant gets six new voice commands on phones

August 19 | A Spectacular Move!

Is this the last dance for Bixby?

August 20 | Everybody Wants To Rule The World

The politics of voice tech and AI

August 23 | When You Call AI By Name

The Quiet Story Underneath Amazon's Alexa

August 25 | Paperback Writer

AI in publishing ushers in a bold future

August 27 | Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?

The role of context in elevating voice tech

August 28 | Dancing In The Dark

AI discovers 50 new planets; raises questions

August 30 | For Those Reasons, I’m Out

Takeaways From 2019's Interview With Mark Cuban

August 31 | RESOURCE ALERT: Aging In Place

Top analyst releases new report on voice tech & senior living

September 1 | On The Road Again

"Alexa, Pay For Gas" sparks debate

September 2 | Pictures Of You

Incredible Wikipedia discovery highlights AI vulnerabilities

September 4 | New York Minute

Unexpectedly turning 40

September 7 | Running To Stand Still

The challenge of interpreting silence

September 8 | 12,000 A Month

3 Takeaways From The Largest Integration of Voice In A Hotel

September 10 | The Multi-Agent Design Guide

Major developments for Amazon's Voice Interoperability Initiative highlight tough choices ahead

September 18 | Blue Bayou

Alexa's "Hey Samuel" opens new doors

September 20 | Welcome Home

Apple's prescient ad + Adobe's new marketing data

September 22 | Back In The High Life Again

Human dignity through voice-driven accessibility

September 23 | I Wanna Dance With Somebody

5 Prime Voice/AI Acquisitions

September 24 | Whistle While You Work

Disney+ Joins Netflix On Google Assistant Smart Devices

September 25 | Every Breath You Take

Grading Amazon's Product Announcement Event

September 27 | La Bamba

Groundbreaking paper on machine learning, eBay, and international trade

September 29 | Seven Options For Mobile App Voice Integration

One of the hottest areas of voice/AI

October 1 | Give Me One Reason

Discussing Project Voice's April 2021 Return

October 2-7 | Don’t Stop Believing [Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4]

The four-part exploration of mainstream voice adoption

October 8 | The Fly

Australian AI venture studio at forefront of 'synthetic media'



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