Posts Tagged ‘voice’

Spread the Word: Speech Recognition Is the “New Touch” in Computing

October 29, 2009

The Speech at Microsoft group is integrating voice technology into some of Microsoft’s best-known applications, revolutionizing how people interact with their computers and mobile devices.

‘Augmented Reality’ Is Also A Form Of Search

August 12, 2009

Greg Sterling talks about the evolution of search and new input methods, especially being driven by mobile scenarios/experiences and capabilities.

We’re really just at the beginning of the era of “mobile search.” Even what we think of as “search” will be dramatically altered by innovations in mobile. In this first phase the transfer of what might be called the “query box” (and related links) into mobile is complete. In time, however, we many even come to see that image — the white box with the search button to the right — as a kind of metaphor for something more intangible (i.e., directed intent) that can be fulfilled in a variety of ways.