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Why Now, Why VOICE?


by Anita Santa-Coloma

Why Now

According to a
report from Technavio , the voice recognition market will be a $601 million industry by 2019. Already, there are over one billion voice searches per month.

VoiceFirst is transforming how the world consumes information and fundamentally redefining the way we communicate. Early adopters--developers, agencies, innovators and brands--have an exciting and unprecedented opportunity to acquire real estate in this rising trend.


Voice Assistants are Changing How Users with Disabilities Get Things Done


by Jenny Medeiros

Picture this: You roll out of bed in the morning, stumble over to the kitchen and call out, “Alexa, turn on the TV.” Good, background noise is on. Time to make some coffee.


Becoming Fluent: Top Frontend Languages You Need to Know (with a Little VUI Thrown In)


by Jenny Medeiros

Have you ever used a cool interface and thought, “How did they do that?” or, “I wish I could do that…”?


3 Tips From Alexa Developers on Building Voice-First Apps


by Jenny Medeiros

Siri, Cortana, Alexa, and Google Now were all once the stuff of science fiction. With non-stop developments in machine learning and voice control, voice-first interfaces are steadily changing how we prefer to interact with our devices.


Alexa, who will I hear from at VOICE?


by Modev Admin

VOICE is coming soon to the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). On July 24-26 downtown Newark will be humming as 1500+ professionals at the forefront of natural language processing connect and share. Hopefully, you've already registered and taken advantage of our FIRST500 discount code that gives you an all-access pass for only $100.


Alexa Bootcamps Coming to Denver, Los Angeles & Boston


by Modev Admin

Do you have programming experience and an aptitude for learning new technologies? If so, you won't want to miss the opportunity to attend one of the Alexa Bootcamps coming to Denver (June), Los Angeles (August) and Boston (September).


Announcing VOICE


by Pete Erickson

Hello from Newark, NJ. I just had the great honor of joining Mayor Ras J. Baraka to officially launch VOICE. VOICE is a three-day summit at the forefront of natural language processing being held at the New Jersey Institute of Technology July 24-26.