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VOICE Talks is Up for a Webby; Now We Need Your Vote!

by Modev Staff

VOICE Talks has been nominated for a 2021 Webby Award! We’re honored to be recognized along with four other forward-thinking tech companies in the “best use of virtual technology” category. We are grateful to the viewers who have supported us this past year by tuning in each month. While we are currently a few votes ahead, we need your help to make this a solid win. We have an opportunity as a community to get recognized and we trust we have your support.

Introducing VOICE Global 2021: A 24-hour Worldwide Voice Tech Event

by Modev Staff

VOICE Global 2021 will feature more than 40 interviews from brand leaders in the voice industry and more than 10,000 projected attendees viewing this worldwide 24-hour live streaming event!

Hear that? It’s the Sound of a New Decade In Voice

by Modev Staff Writers
If you’re like most people you’ve likely already embraced voice-enabled technologies slowly. Little by little, you might have added a smart plug here, a Google Assistant or a voice-enabled remote there. But there’s also those less conscientious opportunities that you’ve used voice, like driving along in your car and asking it to dial your sister, or quickly asking your smartphone for the weather forecast, or asking it to find nearby delivery recommendations.  

Getting Started with Voice? 5 Tips for Designing, Building & Marketing Your First Voice Technology Experience

by Sofia Altuna

Voice has taken a major leap forward, and it has emerged over the last couple of years as a new foundational interaction model in computing. According to Juniper Research, consumers will interact with voice assistants on over 8.4 billion devices by 2024.  As users start to have access to voice technology most everywhere, brands will have to start incorporating voice technology into their overarching strategy.  More than ever, consumers expect brands to bring versatility, creativity, innovation and convenience to their user experience and daily lives.

Best Practices for Designing, Building, and Marketing Voice Experiences

by Modev Staff Writers

Are you a developer, marketer, or brand builder looking to augment your website, app, or product with voice technology? If so you don't want to miss the next episode of VOICE Talks that will air on Thursday, April 29 at 2 PM EDT This episode of VOICE Talks will feature some of the best minds in the voice industry to discuss some of their best practices for deploying conversational tech. Brands that have already leveraged the power of voice will also share their strategies for implementation, along with post-launch techniques to increase voice techs’ reach.

Celebrating Women and How Mobile Extends Voice – Episode Recap: VOICE Talks S2E3

by Modev Staff Writers

The most recent episode of VOICE Talks, presented by Google Assistant, celebrates Women’s History Month by highlighting women leaders in voice. Through engaging discussions and demos, the episode features some of Google Assistant’s most exciting product partners and offers expert insights into the future of voice and mobile.

Increasing our engagement with the voice technology community

by Leslie Garcia-Amaya

The interest and adoption of voice technology reached an important inflection point last year with the pandemic, as we immediately saw Google Assistant play a bigger role in helping people manage more of their time at home, from juggling family activities to controlling their smart home devices.

VOICE Talks Celebrates The Women Behind Voice Tech

by PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new episode of "VOICE Talks" will celebrate the contributions and talent of the women in voice technology, artificial intelligence (AI), and developer communities, March 25 at 2 p.m. ET.  VOICE Talks, a monthly hour-long talk show that discusses the latest developments in voice technology, will also explore how mobile will extend the use of voice, particularly as more brands embrace its power.

Sofia Altuna To Host Female Tech Innovators at VOICE Talks on May 26

by Disrupt Staff



Women in Voice Announces Google Assistant as First Corporate Sponsor

by Dr. Joan Palmiter Bajorek

Women in Voice, the global non-profit with a mission to develop, amplify and connect women in the field of voice technology, recently announced Google Assistant as their first corporate sponsor. This partnership builds on the momentum Women In Voice established with Google Assistant at CES 2020, where they collaborated to host the “Women In Tech & Allies” event that drew record attendance in three years running.