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Five Tools In-Depth: Charisma

Charisma is the least tangible of Growcasting’s Five Tools of Effective Broadcasting, but it carries equal importance.  If structure is what glues the physical elements of a broadcast together, charisma and energy are what bind the other four tools together. 1,298 more words

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The AV Life Episode 17: CEDIA, the Integrator, Voice Control, the Network and Emerging Technologies - The Final Post-ISE Episode

Join The Crew Host Katye McGregor Bennett and Corey Moss as they welcome their guests:

Dave Pedigo – Vice President, Emerging Technologies at CEDIA

Alex Capecelatro – CEO at Josh.ai… 333 more words

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Loving Home Automation

Many moons ago (2004) I purchased a voice activated remote control for my then boyfriend (now husband). It was pricy and don’t work very well. 616 more words

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Plex users can now play their movies, TV shows and music just by asking Alexa

Plex is getting voice-activated. The popular media player software maker just launched voice control through a new Plex Skill for Alexa-powered devices. That means you can ask Alexa via your connected Echo speaker, Fire tablet or Fire TV to play your favorite content from your Plex media library, without having to use a remote control. 805 more words

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What Other Companies Can Learn From Starbucks' New Voice-Ordering Apps

It sounds a bit silly at first blush: Rather than speak to a barista, order a cup of coffee by speaking into a smartphone or to “Alexa,” the digital voice assistant built into the Amazon Echo speaker. 319 more words

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Talking Arduino Tells GoPro What To Do

It’s 2017 and even GoPro cameras now come with voice activation. Budding videographers, rest assured, nothing will look more professional than repeatedly yelling at your camera on a big shoot. 219 more words

Arduino Hacks

'Hey Siri, why don’t you have an offline mode?'

”The success of semi-smart voice assistants opens the gates to new convenience and new frustration. We use them in the street, on public transport, in the home , office, even the car, but there’s a problem,” Jonny Evans writes for Computerworld. 464 more words

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