Is Alexa always listening? Shelly Palmer explains how Amazon's Echo and Alexa Voice Service work on Fox 5 with Teresa Priolo and Antwan Lewis. Original Airdate: January 17, 2017
I just unboxed my new, all-singing, all-dancing, MacBook Pro 15" laptop. It is the most expensive laptop Apple has ever produced. It's also supposed to be the best ever. This may be true, but unboxing it revealed some interesting issues that may influence your decision to purchase one. PLUS: A special bonus video - just how bad is the battery life on the new laptop?
If you let your imagination run wild in the world of automatic speech recognition (ASR) and natural language understanding (NLU), and you throw in a little fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD), you can come up with several illegal uses for systems such as Alexa Voice Service, Google Home, Siri, and Cortana that will give you pause. Just for fun, let’s play pretend in our world of infinite possibilities.
In this edition of Tech Leader Interviews with Tamara McCleary, presented by Thulium, Tamara interviews Shelly Palmer, CEO of The Palmer Group. An icon of the technology industry and tech expert frequently appearing on CNN, CNBC and Fox, Shelly talks about whats new and changed at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in 2017. From On Demand, to Machine Learning, Autonomy, VR and the demise of 3D Tamara and Shelly touch on the must discuss topics of 2017.
One thing is crystal clear from CES: the world is awash in data. As Shelly Palmer, CEO of the Palmer Group, puts it: "We do life and create data." And it's up to marketers to figure out "how to create data, collect it, make it actionable and get the rights to use it," said Mr. Palmer. Here, from the floor at CES, he talks trends, his top tech pick and the device that will enable the future.