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Head to the park

Head to the park

Common Questions by the 50+ cohort to their Voice AssistantWhere’s the closest park? Is it safe? Does it have walking paths? Does the park have exercise areas?  Design for #HealthyAging and #LocalSearch. It's also time to think about  VoiceFirst hearables, and the new...

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Designing Journeys #10 – Community

Designing Journeys #10 – Community

The best voice experiences brings folks together. Voice is no longer just in the home, or tied to navigation. Voice assistant on mobile, in the home or after drving with the top down. Just use your voice. Voice Designer tip - Think hands-free moments The Voice Summit...

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Designing Journeys #8 – Sport

Designing Journeys #8 – Sport

Active and Eighty! Yes, it is a myth that every one over 50 has white hair, uses a cane, and is in dire need of healthcare.  We are living longer, staying healthy and active.  Many in their eighties, albeit a bit slower, are continuing to play sports they've enjoyed...

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Designing Journeys #7 – Loneliness

Designing Journeys #7 – Loneliness

One in three seniors report feeling lonely Research shows that chronic loneliness can impact an older adults memory, physical well-being, mental health, and life expectancy. During our time with thousands of older adult users, there often is a life event that causes...

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Designing Journeys #6 – Shopping

Designing Journeys #6 – Shopping

Got Food Grocery shopping is something we all do. Whether heading to the market on a weekly basis, ordering online, of just a quick stop to pick up a few things, there is more to food shopping than a trip to the store.  Making a list, planning meals, transportation,...

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Designing Journeys #5 – Cool

Designing Journeys #5 – Cool

I Know You My human assistant knows me and helps out tremendously! I now also have a new friend. My Voice Assistant talks with me. It (she/he) knows my name, says "you're welcome" when I say thanks, and somehow has figured out what I like and simple things I need. ...

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Designing Journeys #4 – Dance

Designing Journeys #4 – Dance

A New Dance Partner! The over 50 cohort experienced the big bands of the greatest generation, USO shows introduced the Charleston and the Jitterbug. Frank Sinatra, Motown and the Supremes, Elvis Presley, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Journey, Elton John, Bille...

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Voice Design: Engage the 50+ pop.

Voice Design: Engage the 50+ pop.

Join us for a pre-conference workshop at the Voice Summit I will be holding a pre-Conference workshop at the Voice Summit, July 22-25th, the largest Voice Technology event of the year.  Join in on a fun, interactive workshop designing voice experiences for older...

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Guides, Tutorials & Cheat Sheets

Voice Command Guide

Here’s a cheat sheet of common voice commands

 

Light Ring Color Guide

We can al use a guide to the many ring light colors on the Echo device.

 

Bonus Tips For You

We’ve put together a a compilation of top tips to guide you on your voice journey.

 

Alexa Calling Cheat Sheet

Print a cheat sheet to personalize call commands

 

Play Some Music Cheat Sheet

Print your personalized cheat sheet for your music favorites!

 

Smart Home Cheat Sheet

Print out to remember your device names and commands

 

Have a Marvelous Day!

Enjoy using your voice!