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Improving Voice Experiences with Conversation Design Voice-first experiences are now ubiquitous. Smart speaker sales are up. Usage is up. Your grandma is on board. Yet, a large percentage of users still don’t find the experience natural. So, how can we … Continued

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2019 Amazon Event On Wednesday, September 25th, a plethora of hardware devices and features for the Alexa voice assistant were announced at the 2019 Amazon Event. Here are all of the major highlights. New Echo Devices It’s safe to say … Continued

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