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              Books by James Vlahos

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              Talk to Me

              Talk to Me (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Vlahos, James

              • RRP: $40.00
              • $31.20
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              He explores how voice tech will transform every sector of society: handing untold new powers to businesses, upending traditional notions of privacy, revolutionising access to information, and fundamentally altering the way we understand human consciousness.

              ISBN 9781847948069
              Released NZ 13 Apr 2019
              Publisher Cornerstone
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Talk to Me: Amazon, Google, Apple and the Race for Voice-Controlled AI

              Talk to Me: Amazon, Google, Apple and the Race for Voice-Controlled AI (Paperback)

              By Vlahos, James

              • RRP: $28.00
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              The gripping inside story of the race to build conversationally capable computers Chat with the author- ask your Alexa device to 'open the voice computing book' __________________ The next great technological disruption is coming. The titans of Silicon Valley are racing to build ...the last, best computer that the world will ever need. They know that whoever successfully creates it will revolutionise our relationship with technology - and make billions of dollars in the process. They call it conversational AI. Computers that can speak and think like humans do may seem like the stuff of science fiction, but they are rapidly moving towards reality. In Talk to Me, veteran tech journalist James Vlahos meets the researchers at Google, Amazon and Apple who are leading the way to a voice computing revolution. He explores how voice tech will transform every sector of society- handing untold new powers to businesses, upending traditional notions of privacy, revolutionising access to information, and fundamentally altering the way we understand human consciousness. And he even tries to understand the significance of the revolution firsthand - by building a chatbot version of his terminally ill father. Vlahos's research leads him to one fundamental question- What happens when our computers become as articulate, compassionate, and creative as we are? __________________ 'Brilliant and essential . . . You'll find insights and meaning on every page, and you'll keep turning them. This book is dynamite.' NICHOLAS THOMPSON, editor-in-chief of Wired 'Conversational AI is a genuine paradigm shift in our experience with technology. Vlahos brings the whole story to life . . . A thoughtful and enjoyable read.' TOM GRUBER, co-creator of Siri 'The baton of disruption has been passed from the smart phone to voice, and Vlahos helps make sense of this tectonic shift.' SCOTT GALLOWAY, author of The Four 'Voice computing is revolutionising the way we interact with our devices. Talk to Me offers a r
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              ISBN 9781847942647
              Released NZ 12 Mar 2020
              Publisher Cornerstone
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Talk to Me
               

              Talk to Me (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Vlahos, James

              • RRP: $167.99
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              ISBN 9788934900108
              Released NZ 22 Jan 2020
              Publisher Kimyoungsa
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (Korean)
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              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 (Other book format / Other)

              By Vlahos, James

              • RRP: $51.99
              • $49.39
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              • In Stock UK
              ISBN 9781328606716
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2019
              Publisher Houghton Mifflin
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