The compelling inside story of the race to build conversationally capable computers
James Vlahos is a contributor to the New York Times Magazine, Wired, Popular Science, Scientific American, The Atlantic, GQ and National Geographic. He lives in El Cerrito, California.
"Brilliant and essential . . . You'll find insights and meaning on
every page, and you'll keep turning them. This book is dynamite."
-- NICHOLAS THOMPSON, editor-in-chief of Wired
"Conversational AI is a genuine paradigm shift in our experience with technology. Vlahos brings the whole story to life . . . A thoughtful and enjoyable read." -- TOM GRUBER, co-creator of Siri
"The baton of disruption has been passed from the smart phone to voice, and Vlahos helps make sense of this tectonic shift." -- SCOTT GALLOWAY, author of The Four
"Voice computing is revolutionising the way we interact with our devices. Talk to Me offers a road map showing how we got to this point and the opportunities and risks that lie ahead." -- MARTIN FORD, author of The Rise of the Robots
"James Vlahos has written an excellent book on how voice computing has become more and more of a growing presence in our everyday world." -- RAY KURZWEIL, author of The Singularity Is Near