elproducto #27 👉 a weekly round-up of Tech and Product goodness

Musk’s plan for Australia’s clean energy, iPhone face recognition, Mindfulness and creativity, Alibaba & Samsung speakers, Writing about product & more.

👩‍🚀 TL;DR

Alibaba and Samsung present their own home speakers; each will be powered by their respective firms' assistants: Tmall Genie in Mandarin for Alibaba, Bixby in Korean for Samsung (with plans for English version soon). Meanwhile, Alexa skills have more than doubled since beginning of the year, reaching 15k, far ahead of the 400 from Google Assistant, its closest follower.

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elproducto is a curated selection of Tech&Product happenings within the last few days from a curious and frequently skeptical Product Manager’s perspective.

📰 Seen on the news

Elon Musk signs coal energy’s dead warrant. Musk will build the world’s biggest lithium ion battery in 100 days to provide energy to Australia.

📚 Good reads

On writing about Product. Sebastian Lindemann shares some handy tips and best practices based on his experience writing about Product.

Full-time learner, product stuff, “triathlete” & global traveller. Creating cool products @ Revolut, formerly @ Booking.com and @ Just Eat.

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