Learning Centre - Automation

Apple Siri

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Apple Siri

Apple Siri Siri, the first virtual assistant with a voice that responds via technologies provided by AI (Artificial Intelligence), was created with a desire to make our interactions with computers more “human-like.” It is presently part of the Apple Inc.’s iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, macOS and tvOS operating system. The software adapts to users preference, searches and individual language usages by using natural-language user interface, voice queries and focus tracking to answer questions.Siri first appeared in the IPhone 4s in 2011 and has now been deployed on Apple’s iOS, macOS, and other iOS-based devices. It is also available in various verticals...

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Microsoft Cortana

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Microsoft Cortana

Microsoft Cortana Microsoft released Cortana, the voice-activated digital assistant built into windows 10 and Windows phones and for all Android phone users in a public beta on April 2, 2014. It was named after Cortana, who is a synthetic intelligence character in the video game franchise of Microsoft’s Halo.Its development started in 2009 with Zig Serafin as general manager. Cortana is designed to help get things done. It is helpful in getting weather forecasts, setting up reminders, telling jokes, sending emails, finding files, searching the internet and so what not. It has eight languages tailored for 13 countries. It helps...

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Google Home

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Google Home

Google Home Google Home is a range of smart speakers that is marketed under the Google Nest brands which includes the original Google Home, Google Home Hub, Google Home Mini and smart home devices like Nest Thermostat. With Google Assistant built right into the framework of all the devices. Google Home is able to answer questions, provide weather reports, manage tasks and calendar and much more.Google Home can also be said to be a combination of a connected speaker, a smart assistant, and a hub of connected home devices.In May, 2019, during a Google conference it was announced that all...

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Amazon Alexa

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Amazon Alexa

Amazon Alexa Amazon Alexa is an intelligent personal assistant that makes use of machine learning and artificial intelligence. It is designed to be always on and woken with a voice command. It can perform web searches, create calendar events, modify to-do lists and notes, order products, play music, read Twitter posts, recite email, and perform dozens of other tasks. When you speak to Alexa it uses natural language learning and speech recognition to transmit your request to Amazon's servers, which is where the real work is done. Machine learning software processes the spoken request and sends a response back to...

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