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Release Date: 09/15/2022

MacVoices #22248: MacVoices Live! - Voice Assistant Expectations and FCC ISP Guidelines (2) show art MacVoices #22248: MacVoices Live! - Voice Assistant Expectations and FCC ISP Guidelines (2)

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<p><strong>Chuck Joiner, Eric Bolden</strong>, <strong>David Ginsburg</strong>, <strong>Jim Rea</strong>, <strong>Mark Fuccio</strong>, <strong>Web Bixby</strong>, and <strong>Jeff Gamet </strong>finish off an intense discussion of Alexa, Siri, and our expectations for voice assistant performance. The MacVoices Live! panel also touches on some new ISP regulations that are long overdue. (Part 2) </p> <p><a href="http://patreon.com/macvoices"><img height="152" alt="MacVoices...

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<p>The MacVoices Live! panel continues to discuss and debate social media alternatives to Twitter. <strong>Chuck Joiner</strong>, <strong>Eric Bolden</strong>, <strong>David Ginsburg</strong>, <strong>Brittany Smith</strong>, <strong>Web Bixby</strong>, and <strong>Kelly Guimont </strong>also examine which social media properties are the most important ones, especially as each of the major players take turns being demonized by the tech press. (Part 3) </p> <p><a...

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<h3>Show Notes:</h3>
<p><strong>Guests:</strong></p>
<p><strong>Adam C. Engst</strong> is the publisher of <strong><a title="TidBITS" href="http://www.tidbits.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">TidBITS</a> </strong>and the <strong><a href="http://tcn.tidbits.com/">TidBITS Content Network</a></strong>. He has written numerous books, including the best-selling Internet Starter Kit series, and many magazine articles - thanks to Contributing Editor positions at MacUser, MacWEEK, and now Macworld. His innovations include the creation of the first advertising program to support an Internet publication in 1992, the first flat-rate accounts for graphical Internet access in 1993, and the Take Control electronic book series. His awards include the MDJ Power 25 ranking as the most influential person in the Macintosh industry outside of Apple every year since 2000, inclusion on the MacTech 25 list of influential people in the Macintosh technical community, and being named one of MacDirectory's top ten visionaries. And yes, he has been turned into an action figure. Want more? Follow Adam on <a title="Adam Engst on Twitter" href="https://twitter.com/adamengst" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer"><strong>Twitter</strong></a> for 140-character musings on a variety of topics.</p>
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