As currently practiced, Voice User Interface Design has been conditioned in large part by two dogmas. One is a belief that voice user interfaces between humans and voicebots should aim to emulate as much as possible the way humans converse with each other. The other dogma is the notion that…

In one of my recent articles, I listed five flaws that both Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant suffer from that I consider nothing short of scandalous. I consider the flaws to be scandalous because: (a) They negatively impact the user experience of smart speakers in significant ways and come in…

This post is Part 3 of a multi-part series of posts on the topic: When designing a voice first conversational experience, should the designer strive to emulate the human-to-human (H2H) model or should they adopt a different model, a machine to human one (M2H), in their quest to deliver a…

This post is Part 2 of a multi-part series of posts on the topic: When designing a voice first conversational experience, should the designer strive to emulate the human-to-human (H2H) model or should they adopt a different model, a machine to human one (M2H), in their quest to deliver a…

This post is Part 1 of a multi-part series of posts on the topic: When designing a voice first conversational experience, should the designer strive to emulate the human-to-human (H2H) model or should they adopt a different model, a machine to human one (M2H), in their quest to deliver a…

Core to our mission at Witlingo is to enable individuals and companies of all sizes to join the Voice First revolution. And that’s what we have been doing from Day One: We have built a platform and a set of offerings that enable an individual or a tiny business to…

For more thoughts on the voice space by Ahmed, you can listen to him on Alexa by saying, “Alexa, launch Voice Guru.”

Giving technology demos can be nerve wracking — and one often feels, at the point of demoing, that one is at the mercy of inscrutable, capricious…

You have a website, a toll free number, a mobile app, a Facebook page, a Twitter feed and a Youtube channel. And you also have a blog and maybe even a podcast. But what you don’t have — yet — is a Voice First Portal.

Witlingo is introducing an…

Ahmed Bouzid

Founder & CEO at Witlingo // You can listen to him on Alexa by saying, "Alexa, launch Voice Guru"

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