'OK Google, find me a nice hotel for my weekend break in Berlin.'

By Peter O’Connor, Chaired Professor of Digital Disruption at ESSEC Business School | 28 May 19

One of the biggest factors that drive the adoption of any technology is whether it reduces friction, i.e. does it make things easier for a customer to do business with a company? As Peter O’Connor of Essec explains, communicating with our computers and devices using our own voices will do just that. But are we ready for this new disruption?

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