Apple confirmed to TechCrunch that it bought U.K.-based speech-recognition firm Novauris last year, suggesting the company is focusing on improving its virtual assistant, Siri.
The engineer who oversaw development of Apple's Siri technology is now at Samsung building an online service for linking together the "Internet of things."
Thanks to some journalistic sleuthing, we now know the name of the actor whose voice was used as the basis for the speech of Apple's digital assistant. Marco Tabini consults with industry experts to find out how a person's voice becomes Siri's persona.
Speech recognition may be the technology of the future, but Joe Kissell finally realized it was not the technology for him.
Google has updated Chrome for iOS with the voice search feature found in its Google Search app.
Class is back in session and there's no reason to write notes for the upcoming test. Use dictation instead! Professor Breen explains how.
When it comes to dictating to your Mac, you have two great alternatives: The Dictation tools built into OS X Mountain Lion and Nuance's Dragon Dictate. Kirk McElhearn explains which tool is right for different users and different uses.
Kirk McElhearn takes a close look at how the new transcription feature works in Dragon Dictate.
The latest version of Nuance's speech recognition program for Mac features a new transcription feature that users have been waiting for.