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AI Voice Activated Services Ready to Roll in Q3

Trend Summary:  Voice-activated AI services are forecast to  go live in Q3 2017

Two chief executives of major messaging apps in India and South Korea predict an imminent decline in texting via keyboards due to increasing use of voice activation and cameras in order to ...

... communicate.

Speaking at the Wall Street Journal's D.Live Asia conference, Kakao Corporation's Ceo Rim Ji-hoon announced that the South Korean firm will roll out voice-activated artificial intelligence services in the third quarter of this year. Mr. Rim sees a shift toward messaging apps that rely on talking and listening. 

Referring to current services such as Apple's Siri and Amazon's Alexa, Mr Rim also predicts that “The next messenger app will be the virtual assistant.”

Meantime Hike Messenger Ceo Kavin Mittal sees artificial intelligence playing a much larger role in the way people talk to each other with their smartphones. As mobile-network speeds improve in India, Mittal believes technology will begin to adapt to humans, rather than the other way around.

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[Estimated timeframe:Q2 2017]

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