a person, as a freelance office assistant, who works remotely in an administrative role.
Also called dig·it·al as·sis·tant [dij-i-tluh-sis-tuhnt], /ˈdɪdʒ ɪ tl əˈsɪs tənt/, voice as·sis·tant [voisuh-sis-tuhnt] /ˈvɔɪs əˈsɪs tənt/ .Digital Technology. a device or piece of software that can perform basic tasks and answer some questions in response to spoken natural language, often following a command or prompt.
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The goal is to capture what employees know and create a virtual assistant that can answer questions with more accuracy.AI chat bots can bring you back from the dead, sort of | Dalvin Brown | February 4, 2021 | Washington Post
Smart microwaves can also connect to your smartphone through WiFi and be controlled with virtual assistants like Alexa, Google Assistant, or select brand apps.The best microwaves: This way for buttery popcorn and tempting leftovers | PopSci Commerce Team | January 22, 2021 | Popular-Science
Before purchasing make sure you check each vacuum’s compatibility, especially if you are using an Android or you are looking to connect to a specific virtual assistant.Best robot vacuum: Clean up without lifting a finger | Carsen Joenk | December 18, 2020 | Popular-Science
Artificial intelligence and virtual assistants are constantly being refined, and may soon be making appointments for you, offering medical advice, or trying to sell you a bottle of wine.Hey Google … What Movie Should I Watch Today? How AI Can Affect Our Decisions | TaeWoo Kim | October 21, 2020 | Singularity Hub
Google Duplex, a virtual assistant originally designed to help consumers make appointments or reservations at local businesses that lacked online scheduling, further accelerates this trend.Google Search gets deeper into the ‘real-world’ with Busyness, Duplex and AR in Maps | Greg Sterling | October 16, 2020 | Search Engine Land