At The Voice Event 2020, Bradley Metrock, CEO of Score Publishing and host of This Week In Voice, spoke about the importance of Voice Technology and the conversational AI that goes underneath it.
Specifically, there are two really cool features not that many people are aware of related to Alexa.
One is called "Alexa, what am I holding?" ... this can be very useful for visually impaired people or senior citizens.
The other is Alexa Guard, explained in this video, but essentially described as Alexa's ability to "hear broken glass" or "someone breaking into your house" and calling the proper authorities for you.
Paul Hickey, Founder / CEO / Lead Strategist at Data Driven Design, LLC and founder of The Voice Event, and The Voice Designer, has created and grown businesses via digital strategy and internet marketing for more than 15 years. His sweet spot is using analytics to design and build websites and grow the audience and revenue of businesses via SEO/Blogging, Google Adwords, Bing Ads, Facebook and Instagram Ads, Social Media Content Marketing, Email Marketing and most recently, Voice App Design and Development – Alexa Skills and Google Actions. The part that he’s most passionate about is quantifying next marketing actions based on real data.