April 21st, 2014 NUI Central April Meetup

On Monday, April 21st, OLC attended the Natural User Interface Community’s April Meetup held at WeWork Labs located at 69 Charlton St, New York City. The curious gathered to discuss the topic “Message in a Bottle: How Multi-modal NUI is Influencing Messaging Apps,” followed by a Q&A and refreshments to bout. The evening was made possible by O’Reilly Solid and raffled prizes for attendees.

Topics discussed included the mobile messaging landscape and user experience evolution in mobile messaging apps generally. Guest speaker Heath Ahrens, creator of DriveSafe.ly and iSpeech, spoke of his latest, Talkz, a mobile messaging app using Voice Cloning technology and Speech Recognition which debuted at TechCrunch Disrupt in 2013. To learn more, visit: http://bit.ly/1hJDzZO