I’ve been monitoring the adoption of voice-first expertise ever since I acquired my first Echo gadget round Thanksgiving of 2014 and began 20% of my sentences with “Alexa…”. And occasionally I prefer to have company be a part of me for this collection to see the place issues stand at this time with these units, and the way they’re getting used. However I haven’t actually centered on designing voice content material earlier than, which is why I used to be actually excited to talk with Preston So. Preston is Senior Director, Product Technique at Oracle, however extra importantly for this dialog he’s additionally writer of the guide, “Voice Content material and Usability”.
Beneath is an edited transcript of our current LinkedIn Reside dialog. Click on the embedded SoundCloud participant to listen to the complete dialog.
Brent Leary: How has the pandemic impacted the function of voice