Talk data to me. Or, First Party Data vs Second Party Data vs Third Party Data

I got lost down a rabbit hole with respect to data terminology. To get this all straight, here’s my take on the matter: First party data is what you collect and control. It’s the data that you grow yourself, or to use a produce analogy it’s your backyard garden. Second party data is what someone […]

US Patent 4,058,672 and Voice Prompting (1976)

I think that clause 25 is where the action’s at: 25. A packet-switched communications system in accordance with claim 16, further comprising: means controlled by said first and second processing means for generating audible voice prompting at selected terminal devices in response to stored data; and means for accessing said stored data.  “The present invention comprises a […]