Talk to Me: How Voice Computing Will Transform the Way We Live, Work, and Think

Talk to Me: How Voice Computing Will Transform the Way We Live, Work, and Think

by James Vlahos

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781328799302
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 03/26/2019
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 303,015
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author


JAMES VLAHOS is a contributor to the New York Times Magazine, Popular Science, Scientific American, the Atlantic, GQ, and National Geographic. His popular 2017 cover story for Wired chronicled how he programmed his own AI chatbot to resemble his late father.
 

Table of Contents

Introduction: Visionaries ix

Part 1 Competition

1 Game Changers 3

2 Assistants 16

3 Titans 39

Part 2 Innovation

4 Voices 63

5 Rule Breakers 85

6 Personalities 117

7 Conversationalists 140

Part 3 Revolution

8 Friends 169

9 Oracles 198

10 Overseers 222

11 Immortals 251

Afterword: The Last Computer 278

Notes 287

Index 308

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