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Oppo Find X review: Finding space

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Pop-up cameras: Which does it better, the Vivo Nex or Oppo Find X?

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Steam Link Android app review: PC gaming goes mobile

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After a week with YouTube Music, my heart is still with Spotify

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Microsoft reaches ‘human parity’ for conversational speech recognition

Microsoft researchers have announced a breakthrough speech recognition technology that transcribes spoken words as well as you and me.
by Robert TriggsOctober 19, 2016

Cortana will soon deliver Android notifications to your Windows 10 PC [UPDATE]

Microsoft has announced it is working on a new cloud notifications center that will allow Cortana to deliver Android notifications direct to your Windows 10 PC.
by Kris CarlonApril 1, 2016

Format and edit in Google Docs with just your voice

Google is attempting to free up your hands completely by adding vocal editing and formatting controls to Docs.
by John DyeFebruary 24, 2016

Nuance Mix looking to bring voice control to apps, smart home products

Nuance, the company behind Samsung’s S Voice and (allegedly) Siri, wants to make voice control a default way to interact with technology with Nuance Mix.
by John DyeDecember 15, 2015
 
 

Android customization – voice activated camera control using Tasker and an Android Wear smartwatch

In part 1 of this Android customization we look at taking pictures on your phone using voice controls from your Android device or Android Wear smartwatch.
by Jonathan FeistFebruary 5, 2015

Video: Google Now detects accents, reacts accordingly

Google Now can detect the “language” from the user’s accent, even when it’s just a short question like “How long is the Golden Gate Bridge?” And everything happens on the fly.
by Bogdan PetrovanAugust 26, 2014

Multi-language voice search begins rolling out to users

New functionality hitting Google Search allows users to issue voice commands in up to five languages at a time.
by Bogdan PetrovanAugust 15, 2014

How to enable the OK, Google hotword from all screens (rooted KitKat only)

If you can’t wait to use voice commands from anywhere in the phone, there’s a relatively simple way to activate it manually, courtesy of Adam Lawrence.
by Bogdan PetrovanJuly 2, 2014

Google Now will soon be able to switch between languages on the fly

Google Now will soon be able to understand up to seven languages and switch between them as needed, without the user’s input. Users will first need to select the secondary languages ...
by Bogdan PetrovanJune 26, 2014

Google updates Text-to-Speech engine with new and high-quality voices

Text-to-Speech version 3 brings news languages and higher-quality voices for English US and English UK.
by Bogdan PetrovanMarch 6, 2014
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