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CEA Study Finds Demand for Voice Tech

CEA Study Finds Demand for Voice Tech

Lynn Shannon March 15, 2013 Comments Off

Consumers want more voice-to-text and text-to-voice in their mobile devices, according to new studies, which could have implications for demand in the car. Recent studies by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) found, firstly, that

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For Car: New Android Version of Siri

Amy Gilroy June 18, 2012 1

Say hello to Robin–the Android version of Siri– designed with driver’s in mind, so they can keep their eyes on the road. The new app takes voice commands in natural, conversational speech so you

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Apple iCar May Yet Live

Amy Gilroy March 5, 2012 Comments Off

Back in 2007, Volkswagen admitted it was talking to Apple about a collaboration, but the “iCar” that many hoped for never materialized. Fast forward to 2012 and some (minor) evidence is surfacing that Apple

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Remote Start the Car By Voice with Siri?

Amy Gilroy November 30, 2011 Comments Off

Just a week ago, the hot advancement in remote start was to achieve it by tapping on your smartphone. The next leap forward may be to start your car by simply asking. A software

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Harman: 7 of 10 Want In-Car Voice Control

Amy Gilroy November 3, 2011 Comments Off

A new survey from Harman confirms what most drivers already know: we want talk-to-type emails, voice texts and many of us even want an “outlet for normal plugs.” 7 out of 10 surveyed say

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iPhone 5’s “Revolutionary” Interface

Amy Gilroy October 3, 2011 1

Late last week Forbes.com ran the headline “‘iPhone 5: Most Revolutionary Interface in History.'” What is expected to be so revolutionary about the new iPhone is an astonishingly simple and powerful voice control system.

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Nuance Powers Voice in BMW

William Damsky September 22, 2011 Comments Off

Burlington, Mass.– Nuance Communications, Inc.  announced Thursday that its automotive voice technologies power BMW ConnectedDrive, which now keeps BMW drivers connected to friends, family and colleagues when they’re on the go. Nuance’s innovative connected

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