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Title: Voice Assistants and Smart Speakers in Everyday Life and in Education
Authors: Terzopoulos, George
Satratzemi, Maya
Type: Article
Subjects: FRASCATI::Engineering and technology
FRASCATI::Social sciences
Keywords: artificial intelligence
smart speakers
voice assistants
Issue Date: 16-Sep-2020
Publisher: Vilnius University, ETH Zürich
Source: Informatics in Education
Volume: 19
Issue: 3
First Page: 473
Last Page: 490
Abstract: In recent years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has shown significant progress and its potential is growing. An application area of AI is Natural Language Processing (NLP). Voice assistants incorporate AI by using cloud computing and can communicate with the users in natural language. Voice assistants are easy to use and thus there are millions of devices that incorporates them in households nowadays. Most common devices with voice assistants are smart speakers and they have just started to be used in schools and universities. The purpose of this paper is to study how voice assistants and smart speakers are used in everyday life and whether there is potential in order for them to be used for educational purposes.
ISSN: 1648-5831
Other Identifiers: 10.15388/infedu.2020.21
Appears in Collections:Department of Applied Informatics

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