The Angus Word Spotting (Version 2) Python SDK by Angus.ai provides microphone services to spot specified words (or group of words) in a complex speech input. Version 2 currently supports English (US, GB), German, Spanish (ES), French, and Italian. The Angus.ai API makes it easy for developers to give senses to machines and embraces AI technologies for text, voice, sound, image, video, text, laser, sonar, and accelerometers.
Twilio has launched a new offering dubbed Super SIM that promises "instant global connectivity on a single SIM". With Super SIM, creators of IoT devices can deploy, configure and manage connectivity for their devices across multiple tier-one mobile operators in over 180 countries.
New improvements have been added to the Amazon Alexa Voice Service (AVS) including voice or button-activated volume and media control, voice-activated timers and alarms, updated APIs, server-initiated message capabilities, and Alexa App enhancements including iOS and Android support.