Below is the content of the Voice First Digest weekly newsletter for April 12th, 2020.  The newsletter as of today goes to more than 10,500 subscribers.  If you would like to receive the newslletter via email, please subscribe here.

This week’s articles round up

3 ways voice-first technology can help older adults in the era of social distancing (April 9, 2020) —
https://www.mcknightsseniorliving.com/home/columns/marketplace-columns/3-ways-voice-first-technology-can-help-older-adults-in-the-era-of-social-distancing/

In the battle of the voice assistants, will Amazon continue to shout the loudest? (April 8, 2020) —
https://mediatel.co.uk/news/2020/04/08/in-the-battle-of-the-voice-assistants-will-amazon-continue-to-shout-the-loudest/

Stuck at Home, About a Third of Smart Speaker Owners Leaning on Devices More (April 2, 2020) —
https://morningconsult.com/2020/04/02/coronavirus-smart-speaker-use-poll/

Practical tips article of the week

Announcement of the week

Witlingo skill of the week

Flash Briefing of the week

Podcast of the week

Newsletter of the week

Video of the week

Upcoming events

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