Voice

06.10.15
Google voice search knows where you are and responds appropriately
06.10.15

Google voice search knows where you are and responds appropriately

One of the biggest problems with voice search is that, for consistent results, you have to use spe...

By N. Summers,   06.10.15
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06.02.15
SoundHound takes on Siri and Google with new voice search app
06.02.15

SoundHound takes on Siri and Google with new voice search app

While SoundHound hasn't seen the tune-searching success as Shazam, the company behind it is taking...

By B. Steele,   06.02.15
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05.28.15
Google reveals Now on Tap, its canny new Android M concierge
05.28.15

Google reveals Now on Tap, its canny new Android M concierge

Google's trying to make Now even more subservient to your needs with its next version for Android...

By S. Dent,   05.28.15
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04.30.15
'OK Google, Shazam this song'
04.30.15

'OK Google, Shazam this song'

Siri started handling song queries when iOS 8 arrived, and now Google's voice commands recognize S...

By B. Steele,   04.30.15
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03.26.15
Xbox One is finally getting voice messages
03.26.15

Xbox One is finally getting voice messages

Among the many improvements of moving to a new console generation, the Xbox One left a few feature...

By R. Lawler,   03.26.15
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02.21.15
Android Lollipop lets you tweak some settings using voice commands
02.21.15

Android Lollipop lets you tweak some settings using voice commands

"OK, Google. Turn on WiFi" is something you might want to start practicing out loud if you're amon...

By M. Moon,   02.21.15
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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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01.04.15
Dacor's Android-based ovens take voice commands from an app
01.04.15

Dacor's Android-based ovens take voice commands from an app

We don't often write about ovens here, but when we do, we tend to come back to a brand called Daco...

By R. Lai,   01.04.15
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