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08.13.14
Bing now lets you ask follow-up questions after your searches
08.13.14

Bing now lets you ask follow-up questions after your searches

Google sometimes lets you ask follow-up questions when a search doesn't provide all the answers....

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10.31.13
Shroud of the Avatar video gives six-month dev update
10.31.13

Shroud of the Avatar video gives six-month dev update

Buckle down to a half-hour video from Lord British himself taking you through the development progr...

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10.12.12
iPad app listens to conversations, suggests topics
10.12.12

iPad app listens to conversations, suggests topics

MindMeld from Expect Labs is a conversation tool for the iPad that listens to what you are sayi...

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05.22.12
Breakfast Topic: The best NPC conversations in the game
05.22.12

Breakfast Topic: The best NPC conversations in the game

Blizzard has increasingly programmed NPC conversations into the game as a means of adding flavor...

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11.22.11
New computer system can read your emotions, will probably be annoying about it (video)
11.22.11

New computer system can read your emotions, will probably be annoying about it (video)

It's bad enough listening to your therapist drone on about the hatred you harbor toward your father....

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09.05.11
New program makes it easier to turn your computer into a conversational chatterbox
09.05.11

New program makes it easier to turn your computer into a conversational chatterbox

We've already seen how awkward computers can be when they try to speak like humans, but researche...

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08.29.11
When two chatbots have a conversation, everyone wins (video)
08.29.11

When two chatbots have a conversation, everyone wins (video)

What did one chatbot say to the other chatbot? Quite a lot, actually -- but good luck making any s...

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05.30.11
NTT DoCoMo exhibits on-the-fly speech translation, lets both parties just talk (video)
05.30.11

NTT DoCoMo exhibits on-the-fly speech translation, lets both parties just talk (video)

The race to smash linguistic barriers with simultaneous speech-to-speech translation is still wid...

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11.01.10
SCHEMA robot shows off its conversation management skills in a group setting
11.01.10

SCHEMA robot shows off its conversation management skills in a group setting

SCHEMA is a conversational humanoid robot at Waseda University in Japan with some pretty serious sk...

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