Voice User Interface Design: New Solutions to Old Problems

Why voice? Why now? We examine why voice technology is leaping from a decades-long slumber to mainstream success.

Cheryl Platz
Feb 21, 2017 · 7 min read

In the past few years, voice user experiences have reached critical mass. Cortana. Alexa. Google.

Like many technologies that seem fresh off the presses (virtual reality, anyone?), voice user interfaces have been in the public consciousness for decades and in research circles even longer. Bell Laboratories debuted their