S5 EP 11: How to Talk to Computers with Cathy Pearl

From restaurant recommendations to weather forecasts, our next guest believes each use case of Voice should seamlessly fit into our lives. Cathy Pearl is the Head of Conversation Design Outreach at Google and is on a mission to foster better conversations between machines and humans. She joins David-Michel Davies for a deep dive on Voice technology—from how computers should encompass the variety of human speech, her blueprint to help anyone who dreams of designing Voice User Interfaces, and much more.


Keep up with Cathy @cpearl42 to learn how voice tech is developing through smart speakers and beyond. And if you’re interested in designing voice, grab a copy of Cathy’s book “Designing Voice User Interfaces.”


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