4 Fast-Rising Digital Marketing Trends Leading Into 2019

Digital marketing is now firmly embedded in our day-to-day lives; we start our day with newsletters and check our Facebook before bed. Its influence will continue to grow in 2019, and new advertising trends built on today’s digital innovations will…

Voice Commerce: Is It Living Up to Its Early Hype?

A growing number of people around the world are using the voice search feature in their smartphones and smart speakers to find information, confirm appointments, and even order food.

5 Tips to Help You Optimize Your Website for Voice Search

It took a few years but voice search has finally matured, with Alexa, Siri and other voice-activated helpers now fast becoming the norm instead of a novelty. As a matter of fact, AdWeek reported that about 67 million voice-assisted devices…

Don’t Overlook Voice Search in Your Online Marketing Campaign

The popularity of voice-activated smart assistants is gaining traction, especially with Apple hopping on the bandwagon with its Siri speaker due to be released soon. This is why businesses should include voice search in their online marketing campaign, rather than…

Google App Gets Better At Complex Questions

Google said on Monday that the Google app now understands users better with “complex questions welcome.” According to the company, it is starting to “truly understand” the meaning of what users are asking, and it can break down query to…

Google Improves Voice Search With New Acoustic Models

Google announced new improvements to voice search to make it faster and more accurate. The company has built new neural network acoustic model, which it says are a special extension of its recurrent neural networks. These RNNs are more accurate,…

Google Video Looks At ‘Science Of Talking With Computers’

Google has a new video out, which it calls a “short film” about speech recognition. It starts with the early days and works its way up to the incredible technology that’s available today (including from Google, of course…okay, it’s pretty…

Google Is Getting A Lot Smarter At Listening To You

Google announced a new update to the Google App (yeah, it’s just the Google app now, as opposed to the Google Search app), offering users more and smarter functionality for voice commands. Earlier this week, we learned about its ability…

Google Adds ‘Show Me My Bills’ Voice Command

Google announced that the Google app now lets you tap the mic and say, “Show me my bills” or “My bills due this week” to get access to important billing information. The company said in a Google+ update: When you…

‘Ok, Google’ Now Available For All U.S. Chrome Users

Chrome users can now search Google by saying, “Ok, Google” from their desktop browser from the Google homepage or the new tab page. Make sure you have the latest update of the browser, and go to google.com to turn it…