Bixby Developers Chat

Tim Kahle and Dominik Meißner of 169 Labs discuss Voice and the Future - Episode 41

November 03, 2021 Tim Kahle and Dominik Meißner Episode 41
Bixby Developers Chat
Tim Kahle and Dominik Meißner of 169 Labs discuss Voice and the Future - Episode 41
Show Notes

In this episode, Roger talks with Tim Kahle and Dominik Meißner of 169 Labs. Tim and Dominik are voice OG's and have a long history of building compelling voice experiences.

Roger, Tim, and Dominik discuss:

  • Their first experiences with voice
  • Their infamous travel experiences getting to the seminal 2018 Alexa Conference
  • How and why 169 Labs was founded
  • Some early 169 Labs voice experiences
  • The evolution of voice from 2017 to the present
  • How user's expectations of voice have changed and have not changed
  • Why simplicity wins
  • Building voice apps for kids
  • What industries in Germany are building voice experiences
  • Voice industry adoption and usage in Germany and Europe
  • What's holding back voice adoption
  • Advances in voice technology and what's needed
  • Tim and Dominik's hidden gem voice experiences
  • Their prediction for the short term and long term future

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