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01.08.15
Windows 10's browser reportedly lets you search with your voice (update: pics)
01.08.15

Windows 10's browser reportedly lets you search with your voice (update: pics)

Windows 10's oft-reported Spartan web browser may not just be a leaner, fresher substitute for Int...

By J. Fingas,   01.08.15
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01.05.15
Facebook just bought a speech recognition company
01.05.15

Facebook just bought a speech recognition company

Facebook is clearly eager to check out new interface concepts these days. Just months after its a...

By J. Fingas,   01.05.15
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10.31.14
Scientists can make your inner monologue audible
10.31.14

Scientists can make your inner monologue audible

When you hear someone else speak, specific neurons in your brain fire. Brian Pasley and a bunch of...

By T. O'Brien,   10.31.14
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07.15.14
GM wants voice-controlled cars that learn what you really mean
07.15.14

GM wants voice-controlled cars that learn what you really mean

Voice control is easy to find in cars, but it's not always intuitive. You often have to use specif...

By J. Fingas,   07.15.14
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04.04.14
Apple buys tech that could take Siri offline
04.04.14

Apple buys tech that could take Siri offline

Apple has sort-of-confirmed that it recently snapped up another small company, called Novauris. Th...

By S. Sakr,   04.04.14
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09.13.13
Intel reportedly acquires Indisys, gets an edge in natural language recognition (update: official)
09.13.13

Intel reportedly acquires Indisys, gets an edge in natural language recognition (update: official)

Intel is quickly transforming its dream of perceptual computing into reality: the company will soo...

By J. Fingas,   09.13.13
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06.18.13
Dragon Mobile Assistant 4 for Android adds driving mode, voice notifications
06.18.13

Dragon Mobile Assistant 4 for Android adds driving mode, voice notifications

For Nuance, it's not enough that Dragon Mobile Assistant spares Android users from pecking at the...

By J. Fingas,   06.18.13
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05.22.13
Google's conversational search goes live with latest version of Chrome
05.22.13

Google's conversational search goes live with latest version of Chrome

After revealing it at I/O 2013 only days ago, Google's new conversational voice search function is...

By S. Dent,   05.22.13
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05.15.13
Google's conversational voice search reaches the desktop through Chrome
05.15.13

Google's conversational voice search reaches the desktop through Chrome

We're used to Google's mobile search apps letting us ask questions as we would with real people, b...

By J. Fingas,   05.15.13
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