This Week In Voice VIP

Project Voice
A weekly newsletter for the voice and AI tech communities.
Created 12 Jul 2020
  • Empire State of Mind
    03 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    One of the signature songs about New York City was written by two songwriters who, while abroad, got homesick for their beloved NYC and couldn’t wait to return. There’s a pandemic metaphor in there so...
  • Brand New Day
    29 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 5 0
    Sting released Brand New Day, the lead single off his album of the same name, back in fall of 1999. Who knew that it would take on entirely new meaning 22 years later, in describing the way our mindse...
  • Hold On, We're Going Home
    20 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 7 0
    “In approaching this album I was like man, it would be great if we had a record that was played at weddings in 10 years or that people that are away from their families in the Armed Forces could liste...
  • Face Off
    13 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 17 0
    One of my favorite musicians is the well-known rapper Tech N9ne, a true innovator within an already highly innovative genre of music. He was joined recently in the studio by the highest paid actor ali...
  • Start Me Up
    06 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 19 0
    In preparing for our webinar later today with voice commerce firm Blutag, I was struck by the growth in voice commerce that they described. Today, retailers with voice-enabled shopping carts see much ...
  • Here It Goes Again
    29 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 17 0
    After a hiatus from This Week In Voice VIP, and the launch of Season 6 of the This Week In Voice podcast (starting this Thursday with Cerence CEO Sanjay Dhawan), it’s going to be a fun next few months...
  • With A Little Help From My Friends
    13 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 19 0
    At the beginning of Joe Cocker’s career, he landed an opening gig for the Rolling Stones, managed to convince Jimmy Page to play guitar on his debut album, and his first known song was a Beatles’ hit....
  • Numb / Encore
    20 Jul 2021 • 1 min read • 16 0
    In 2004, Jay-Z and Linkin Park released Collision Course, an album consisting entirely of mashups of previous songs released by both bands, all re-recorded. The concept itself was criticized, Jay-Z wa...
  • Under Pressure
    16 Jul 2021 • 1 min read • 19 0
    It’s never a bad time to post this Google commercial (originally created in 2012) which has a bit of a different interpretation as a result of the pandemic. Worth watching. “Under pressure” might as w...
  • Introducing This Week In Voice Daily, new YouTube content on voice/AI
    07 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read • 15 0
    FREE VIRTUAL EVENT TODAY, WED JULY 7 I will kick off DBW West, a publishing and technology virtual event, with an update on how voice tech and AI are being used in that vertical. The two-hour event wi...
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