How invasive are the virtual assistants?

Yesterday it was announced that Amazon registered a patent with which Alexa, your virtual assistant, could recognize if the user is sick, by the way that I speak, and if the tone of their voice change. According to this, Alexa would suggest that you take some type of medication so that the symptoms no longer…

Amazon may sell medicines thanks to Alexa

The virtual assistant for Amazon, Alexa, is a great tool that thousands of people use in their day-to-day to comply with a variety of activities because it reminds them of certain things, however, could now expand their horizons to detect if a user is sick. Agree with the last patent that Amazon has registered, this…

Aloha could be the voice assistant of Facebook

The sector of the wizards voice is in full swing, because despite the fact that he already had with Alexa, Siri, and Cortana, the truth is that intelligent assistants are very far from having ended, because there are several companies that also want to join to this market. Proof of this is Facebook, who has…

Alexa in Spanish is about to reach Spain, and Mexico?

If you don’t know Alexa, I will tell you that is the virtual assistant more used in the united States, which is owned by Amazon, and that it is compatible with thousands of devices such as speakers, televisions, appliances, etc However, one of the major shortcomings of Alexa was able to talk in Spanish, which…

Now Alexa can be your assistant when programs code

Nick Bradley is a masters student in computer science from the university of British Columbia. He came out with the idea of using voice commands for a virtual assistant-as Alexa – be able to deal with the typical problem in software development, which occurs when you work with a lot of tools at once. Google…

Sexism and personal assistants

Today’s personal assistants seem to start to invade our environment. Perhaps it is the way in which the voice interface finally have an application that is used continuously and not get bored of the everyday user. For example, at the end of the 80s of the last century, came out a car in Mexico that…

Google Assistant to add more languages this year

Last Friday, Google said that its software with artificial intelligence, which is a digital assistant, will be available in more than 30 languages by the end of this year, looking for the leadership before competitors like Amazon and others, that have been seen in the IA a market with huge potential. Google Assistant, the software…