It’s always THE question for PMs, what to build so that they can move the needle? This question keeps me awake at night, and makes me think, “am I building THE right thing or not? How can I deliver the value?” Discovery is the key to the success of the PM role. As Albert Einstine said, “If I had only one hour to save the world, I would spend fifty-five minutes defining the problem, and only five minutes finding the solution.” As a PM I would like to spend 60% of my time discovering what to build and 20% helping the engineering and 20% enabling sales and marketing to sale it.
Imagine yourself relaxing in your bedroom and watching a San Francisco 49ers game. You want to order a pizza, but you are too lazy to open your laptop or mobile phone to place an order. In that case, you ask Alexa; “Alexa, open Dominos and place an order.” What are the other instances you feel like, you don’t want to use your phone to perform particular tasks?
I use Alexa or voice assistant for the following things:
- Track my schedule
- News updates
- Weather updates
- Schedule a meeting
- Set reminders or alarms
- Read audio books
- Maintain todo lists
Voice is the most natural form of interaction. Conversational systems allow humans to talk to the computer by using voice as a mode of command instead of using the text.Continue reading “Are Voice Assistant Apps Trending? #amazonalexa, #googleassistant”