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Voice User Interface Design Patterns

  title={Voice User Interface Design Patterns},
  author={Dirk Schnelle and Fernando Lyardet},
AbstractWepresentinthispaperasetofdesignpatternswehaveminedinthe area of Voice User Interfaces (VUI). In a previous paper [14], weintroducedseveralpatternsregardingfundamentalissuesofdevelopingavoiceapplication. Inthispaperweexplorefurtheraspectsconcerningtheinternalstructureofanaudiointerface,theconstructionofthein-teractionstyle,thesystemresponsearchitecture,andimplementationstrategiestomeetthedemandsofrealworldscenarios. 1 Introduction VoiceUserInterfacesareparticularlydi… 

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