• Headspace gets a new CTO and head of data analytics

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Headspace might just be considered an app that plays back a soothing voice to help you meditate, but the company says it is increasingly carries a more difficult technology problem as it continues to grow - and it's hiring on a few people today to tackle it.
    Headspace said it has brought on both a head of data science and a new chief technology officer today as it tries to figure out how to continue scaling across new geographies without any hiccups, in addition to making sure it grows in its core markets. Paddy Hannon and Punnoose Isaac, previously at Edmunds.com as the chief technology...
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  • Voice Search: The Future or Just Another Technology Fad?

    Voice Search: The Future or Just Another Technology Fad?

    4 monthes ago - By Business 2 Community

    Earlier this week at Google I/O, the technology giant's annual conference where it demonstrates and announces new pieces of tech, improvements to existing products and offers hands-on experience and advice for developers, Google put much of the focus on improvements to one of its marquee products, the voice search based Google Assistant.
    There are over 500 million devices across the world which have Assistant built into them, including phones, tablets, TV's and even cars, so it's fair to say, Assistant is fairly popular, going by the number of compatible devices. Of course, the figures...
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