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Voice tone doesn’t factor into your points total, but the features together put a strong emphasis on encouraging users to shape their behavior around the AI-driven suggestions.
AMAZON’S NEW FITNESS TRACKER LISTENS TO YOUR VOICE TO FIGURE OUT YOUR MOODSTAN HORACZEKSEPTEMBER 2, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
Levien told Axios that the company’s strategy is “broadly working” and “any change from here is a question of emphasis.”
‘UNSTOPPABLE INNOVATOR’: THE METEORIC RISE OF MEREDITH KOPIT LEVIEN, THE NEXT NEW YORK TIMES CEOSTEVEN PERLBERGAUGUST 19, 2020DIGIDAY
While the wildlife trade is a source of spillover, Carlson says the emphasis placed on it often outstrips the evidence.
TO PREVENT THE NEXT PANDEMIC, WE MIGHT NEED TO CUT DOWN FEWER TREESJONATHAN LAMBERTJULY 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
As such, existing marketing plans were shelved, making way for new coronavirus-aware content strategies that placed emphasis on empathy over commercialism.
LESSONS FROM LOCKDOWN: FOUR CONTENT TYPES THAT USERS REALLY ENGAGE WITHEDWARD CORAM JAMESJULY 20, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
For media outlets, this emphasis on alarming news is a business decision.
REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL (EP. 417)STEPHEN J. DUBNERMAY 7, 2020FREAKONOMICS
It was difficult to describe—a little sterner, a little wilder, a faint emphasis of the barbaric peering through it.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
There are four general forms of emphasis which serve as indications of the characteristics of expression.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
It is that from which the former, by the addition of a prefix, which gives emphasis to the meaning, is derived.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
"To bathe in the very heart's blood of the one desired," he added with grave emphasis.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Let your articulation be easy, clear, correct in accent, and suited in tone and emphasis to your discourse.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY

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