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AI Speaker Saves Elderly Through Voice Detection

AI Speaker Saves Elderly Through Voice Detection

UIRYEONG, Aug. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — South Gyeongsang Province’s artificial intelligence (AI)-based integrated care service is gaining positive responses from local residents after proving its effectiveness in the coronavirus era. Aria, an AI speaker, has been distributed as part of a 24-hour ‘untact’ (contactless) care service allowing users to listen to music, check the weather, [...]

AI Speaker ‘Emotional Conversation’ Services Popular Among Solitary Senior Citizens

AI Speaker ‘Emotional Conversation’ Services Popular Among Solitary Senior Citizens

SEOUL, Jul. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent report has revealed that senior citizens who live alone tend to engage in ‘emotional talks’ with artificial intelligence (AI) speakers, where the speaker answers statements like “I am tired” or “How are you feeling?”, three times more often than others. SK Telecom Co. analyzed the pattern of [...]

AI Speakers to Help Disabled Persons Hail a Cab

AI Speakers to Help Disabled Persons Hail a Cab

SEOUL, Mar. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Facilities Management Corp. (SFMC) announced on Tuesday that it will be introducing a new taxi hailing service for disabled persons using artificial intelligence (AI) speakers. The hailing service requires Clova, Naver’s AI platform, or LG Uplus’ U+tv. The user can simply ask the AI platform to [...]

Google Assistant Joins Samsung’s Bixby, Apple’s Siri, Naver’s Clover in Vying for Koreans’ Attention

Google Assistant Joins Samsung’s Bixby, Apple’s Siri, Naver’s Clover in Vying for Koreans’ Attention

SEOUL, Sept. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – Google Korea has thrown its hat into the ring with an announcement on September 21 that its AI-integrated service Google Assistant is now available in Korean. Google Assistant joins a line that includes Apple’s Siri, Naver’s Clover and Samsung’s Bixby leading to the doors of Korean consumers. Google Korea [...]