Great April for voice technology

This April, several important announcements has been made that will impact everyone involved in voice technologies. Some are merely fledgling yet promising new arrivals - technology breakthroughs, yet to be truly harnessed. Others are made by market-dominant companies. Altogether, they may affect many tech and purchasing decisions.

Heads-up to webchat software vendors: voice is coming

Did you ever count how often you return a chat message with a phone call? With “I’ll call you right back” instead of typing the entire thing? In my experience,five out of ten work-related chats end up with a call. And it’s not just me. Webchat software vendors, beware .You might be missing something.

Developers, you are doing animals wrong!

Ostriches: the peak of optimization. The way digestion was crammed in should go down in the annals of programming. In order for them to digest their food, the developer forced them to naturally eat stones. They then run around, jiggling the stones against each other to pulverize the food in their stomach.