“Alexa, tell the nurse…” Three healthcare facilities in Australia and New Zealand have deployed a new voice-controlled system to help patients notify nurses when they need assistance. The digital replacement for the call button was developed by Deloitte and is being used in Prince of Wales Hospital, an aged care
Half of online consumers are using digital voice assistants like Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant with emerging markets leading the way in adoption according to a new Accenture report. The report, Reshape to Relevance noted voice assistants are one of the fastest-adopted technologies in US history with a 98
‘Alexa, call my lawyer!’ Are you legally liable if someone makes a purchase using your virtual assistant?
When Amazon launched its Alexa virtual assistant in 2014, it probably didn’t think that a bird would expose a potentially significant legal issue with the device. But an African grey parrot named Rocco, living in Blewbury, England, appears to have done just that. Last month, Rocco made headlines for his