How smart speakers do (and don’t) work

June 26, 2019

Board member Steve Ahern OAM, demonstrates how smart speakers do and don’t work.

At a recent Board meeting, Board member Steve Ahern OAM, our resident broadcasting and new media specialist ran a ‘lunch and learn’ demonstrating smart speakers.

Watch to learn how Amazon Echo Alexa and Google Home interface with local radio and how users need to train their smart speaker for the best experience.

Smart speaker ownership is growing rapidly. The Australia Smart Speaker Consumer Adoption Report estimates that some 5.7 million Australians now own smart speakers. The Australian Infinite Dial Study also shows strong growth in online audio and smart speakers.

If you’re looking to train your smart speaker, read this handy article written by Steve How To Train Your Smart Speaker.



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