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Leor Grebler

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Leor Grebler is co-founder and CEO of Unified Computer Intelligence Corporation (UCIC), a company dedicated to bringing voice interaction to hardware. Leor steers UCIC towards its goal of making interaction with technology more human and natural.

The Possibilities of Ubiquitous Video Streams

The idea of video cameras everywhere is used to conjure up thoughts of Police States or 1984. Today however, each of us walks around with at least two cameras at the...

Thinking About Adding Voice Capabilities to Your Product? Consider This

Over the next five years, we're likely to see dozens of devices in our homes embedded with microphones. Today, the Echo, Home, and HomePod are gaining a lot of prominence and...

Voice Technology That’s More Human Than Human

The phone rings and you answer. It's your mother. In a very direct way, she tells you she wants a photo book of your last trip together for her birthday, along...
How-To-Level-Up-Your-IoT-Device

How To Level Up Your IoT Device

Six years ago, before we came up with the Ubi, we were working on another device. It was a WiFi actuated wall plug that we wanted to call Peach Plug. We...

The (Smart) Home of Your Dreams

It's 2028. You have a family and live in a 4-bedroom, 3-bath, 2-car garage detached home. If you live in the US or Canada, your home's value is the equal in...
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Applying Emotion and Sentiment Analysis in IoT Applications

If you knew your device was making users unhappy while they were using it, would you do something to change how they feel? The new opportunities in AI come down to affecting...
The-IoT-possibilities-of-Alexa-Gadgets

Integrating Alexa Gadgets Into Your IoT & Home Automation Solutions

I'm fascinated by what might come from Alexa Gadgets Skill API. In September, we saw the announcement of Alexa Buttons. These buttons allow you to buzz in for game show-like experiences...
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The Huge Opportunities for IoT with AI

Do you know how long your dishwasher runs? This was a question that I found the answer to not long ago in 2013. I remember grabbing my laptop and showing it in...
Why-Do-IoT-Devices-Die

Why Do IoT Devices Die?

We called it the blue ring of death. The Ubi would power on and then be lit up with a blue LED ring, then power cycle again after two minutes. It...
How-To-Prototype-an-Alexa-Skill-in-Two-Minutes

How To Prototype an Alexa Skill in Two Minutes

It’s been awhile since I talked about our gateway drug to Alexa Skill building — the Ubi Portal skill. With this skill, you can create a mock custom Alexa skill in two minutes....