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Transforming Digital Healthcare through the Power of Voice Assistants, Chat Bots, and Conversational Experiences.

Is Your Web Content Voice Ready?

Jun 30, 2017 By Bill Cava | Chief Product Officer at Orbita IN Web Content Management, IN voice assistants, IN Voice technology, IN Voice Experiences

The Voice Experience Takes Off

Voice recognition has been around for a long time – since the early 1950’s, when initial systems could recognize spoken numbers – but it’s really only in the past few years, with the advent of voice assistants, that we’ve really seen the power and potential of the voice technology taking off.  And taking off it is, through voice experiences in which humans...

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Echo Show: the power of show and tell

May 24, 2017 By Bill Cava | Chief Product Officer at Orbita IN connected health, IN amazon alexa, IN Voice technology, IN amazon echo, IN Echo Show, IN Voice Experiences

Amazon’s recent announcement of Echo Show – a touchscreen device with Alexa voice technology built in – got a generally favorable reception, but in that reception I observed two things:

  1. The focus on Echo Show’s video calling capabilities (often to the exclusion of all else).
  2. The immediate comparisons asking the question, "how is it any different than iPad with Siri?"

In other words, what’s...

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New Voice Technology Worth Speaking To

May 16, 2017 By Bill Cava | Chief Product Officer at Orbita IN Voice technology, IN amazon echo, IN Echo Look, IN Harman Kardon Invoke, IN Samsung’s Bixby, IN DIY AI, IN Echo Show

If you needed proof that voice technology is hot, look no further than the number of new product offerings launching in the next few months.

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HIMSS17 - The Latest In Digital Healthcare Technology

Mar 07, 2017 By Bill Cava | Chief Product Officer at Orbita IN connected experiences, IN connected health, IN voice assistants, IN Voice technology, IN Patient Engagement, IN HIMSS

It’s hard to sum up HIMSS17 – the healthcare IT conference held last month in Orlando – in just one blogpost, but (thanks to the articles linked here), we’ll give it a try.

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The Power of Voice Part 2: How Voice Assistants Can Improve Healthcare Outcomes

Feb 27, 2017 By Bill Cava | Chief Product Officer at Orbita IN Healthcare, IN connected health, IN amazon alexa, IN voice assistants, IN Voice technology, IN amazon echo, IN Apple Siri

Part 1 "The Power of Voice Experiences for Elderly in Home Healthcare" outlines the differnt voice technologies available and how they can help with the elderly and home healthcare. 

Digital technology holds great promise for delivering improved health outcomes. That promise is, of course, already being realized. For just one “proof point:” three years ago, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation...

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