Voice is the next major computing frontier and the transition is already underway

Voice is the next major computing frontier and the transition is already underway

Up until recently, voice recognition technology progressed slowly with a series of what seemed to be false starts, unable to accelerate beyond the Valley. Though the brains behind the voices of Siri, Alexa, and others may still be less intelligent than the average fifth grader, their rapidly-improving software is more capable than ever of supporting a meaningful rapport between humans and machines. Read more