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AiThority Interview with Sofia Altuna, Global Product Partnerships at Google Assistant


by Sudipto Ghosh

Hi Sofia, please tell us about your current role and how you arrived in the field of voice AI / VOICE Talks / Google.

I am a member of the  Global Product Partnerships team for Google Assistant, leading go-to-market partnerships strategy and also the host of VOICE Talks, a monthly show focused on voice technology. In my Google Assistant role, I’m working on initiatives that make everyday tasks on mobile faster and easier via voice first experiences.


A Jam-Packed End to Virtual Spinnaker Summit


by Alison Cuevas

Our 5th annual Spinnaker Summit has officially come to a close but we have explored the problem space, identified challenges and solutions built skills, and shared wisdom. Together, we will continue to imagine a community roadmap, evolve Spinnaker governance, and create the future.


In Case You Missed It: VOICE Summit 2020


by Alison Cuevas

The 2020 VOICE Summit, powered by Modev, was held virtually this year from Oct. 5th-15th. This year's program included engaging talks, insightful keynotes and hands-on workshops to help create, build and market the latest innovations in voice technology. 


"Namaste Google!"


by Alison Cuevas

In case you missed it: Episode 1 Highlights


Smart Displays -  When Visual meets Voice at Home


by Alison Cuevas

Spinnaker Summit 2020


by Alison Cuevas

Spinnaker Summit, sponsored by Netflix, is taking place October 19 - November 12, 2020 and will bring together a global community of software collaborators. 


What can you expect from Google Assistant Developer Day?


by Alison Cuevas

With Google Assistant Developer Day just a few weeks away, you’re probably wondering what to expect on October 8. Whether you are an experienced developer, a brand looking to take the next step with voice, or want to become part of a fast-growing community of innovators, join the Google Assistant team as they explore new features and tools.


Hey Google, What Do We Have On October 8?


by Alison Cuevas

Modev Update on COVID-19 Corona Virus


by Pete Erickson

Modev is continuing to monitor all news and guidance related to the Novel Coronavirus, officially named COVID-19. We're following all recommended guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO)—and recommend everyone to do the same.


LG Made An Airport Guide Robot and It's Going Places (Literally)


by Jenny Medeiros

Ever been lost at an airport?