Article | 17/04/2013 How your authentication scheme could hurt your businessConsumers often fail to perform transactions online due to authentication failure. But while they struggle, they also distrust websites with weak auth...
Article | 8/11/2012 Why isn't Microsoft's answer to Siri built into Windows 8?Windows 8 is supposed to be Microsoft's majestic OS reset -- a dramatic overhaul designed to usher the Windows platform into the age of mobility. And ...
Article | 5/12/2011 5 tips for using Apple's Siri without annoying peopleApple iPhone 4S users can easily annoy people around them by talking to their handset when using the built-in assistant feature known as Siri.
Article | 26/10/2011 What makes Siri special?If you ask Siri, the virtual personal assistant on the iPhone 4S, why it's so great, it answers with disarming humility: 'I am what I am.'
Article | 21/10/2011 What Google's Rubin doesn't understand about SiriThe head of Google's Android mobile OS, Andy Rubin, doesn't think your smartphone should be your personal assistant. In comments made during an interv...
Article | 26/08/2011 Google Maps adds voice search to Chrome DesktopIf you talk to your desktop PC, it's probably for all the wrong reasons -- usually to hurl expletives at the machine for not working properly. Well, u...
Article | 4/07/2011 Connected Cars: Not Just Science Fiction AnymoreWith consumers these days living ever more mobile and connected lives, it seems only natural that we'd move toward a more connected automobile. After ...
Article | 10/05/2011 Windows Phone 7 update fills in (some) missing featuresWindows Phone 7's big fall update is getting even bigger with two crucial features: turn-by-turn directions and speech-to-text messages.
Article | 9/05/2011 Nuance deal could be game changer for Apple's iOS 5Rumor has it that Apple is engaged in serious negotiations with Nuance. A potential deal between Apple and Nuance suggests that Apple is aggressively ...
Article | 17/03/2011 Speech recognition: Your smartphone gets smarterWhen we were kids, my friends and I used to play a game where we fantasized about which technologies from Star Trek were most likely to be real-world ...
Article | 15/03/2011 Is VOIP secure?USANomad asked the Answer Line forum if people can eavesdrop on Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOID) phone calls.
Article | 26/01/2011 Google Voice number porting: Pros and consIf you've ever wanted to wrestle your phone number away from the carriers, now's your chance.
Article | 15/12/2010 Android phones can learn the sound of your voiceTime to add a new service to the "cool but creepy" category. Google announced that Android phones can now learn the sound of your voice for more accur...
Article | 8/09/2010 HTML5 may help Web pages talk, listenSometime in the near future, users might not only read Web pages but hold conversations with them as well, at least if a new activity group in the W3C...
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