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Are smartphones still getting faster? Does Moore’s law still apply?

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The history of Android OS: its name, origin and more

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Why manufacturers should experiment more – the innovations that became a hit

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Understanding aperture

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Microsoft working on Cortana – a rival to Siri and Google Now

One of the reported new features for Windows Phone 8.1 is Cortana, a virtual assistant to rival Siri and Google Now. Microsoft says she is based on the most advanced, almost magical, ...
by Gary SimsSeptember 13, 201325

The week in videos: G2 goes to space, I forgot my phone, Siri disses Glass, and a big thank you!

Every week, we round up some of the best videos about Android, mobile devices, and technology from Android Authority and around the web.
by Bogdan PetrovanAugust 30, 20135

Siri is talking trash about Google Glass, gets digitally weepy about your relationship with her

Siri, known for snarky answers and useful tips on where to dump dead bodies, seems to have an identity issue. More to the point, she’d like you to stop confusing her with that other ...
by Nate SwannerAugust 26, 201316

Apple drops Google for Siri searches, switches to Bing

During the keynote presentation at its developers conference, Apple has revealed that Google is to be dropped as the Internet search engine for Siri in the next release iOS 7, Bing will ...
by Gary SimsJune 11, 201363
 
 

This Google Glass parody could be amazingly accurate

A new parody showing how guys could use Google Glass to impress women on dates has hit the web. Humor aside, it could be an accurate prediction of a not-so-distant future.
by Bogdan PetrovanMarch 7, 20139

Google Search for Android update brings offline voice recognition to non-Google apps [video]

Google has quietly made its offline voice recognition feature available to non-Google applications in its latest Google Search for Android update.
by Chris SmithFebruary 17, 20131

Speaktoit Assistant adds premium subscription, allows users to teach it custom commands

The developers behind Speaktoit Assistant, one of the best virtual assistants available for Android, have recently unveiled a premium version of the app that allows users to teach their ...
by Conan HughesJanuary 27, 20137

Amazon buys text-to-speech software company Ivona

Amazon announced today that they have acquired text-to-speech company Ivona. Could it mean competition for Google Now and Siri?
by Shea HarrisJanuary 24, 20131

Siri was meant for Verizon’s Droid lineup, before Apple came calling

Details have emerged showing that Siri almost landed as an Android feature before purchase by Apple.
by Shea HarrisJanuary 23, 20138

SkyPhrase uses more intelligent speech recognition than Siri, Google Voice Actions

Siri was great when Apple launched the iPhone 4S, and had actually been one of the main marketing points of Apple's smartphone platform. But a startup company says Siri is actually ...
by J. Angelo RacomaNovember 9, 20127
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