Tag Archive: Voice

Facebook Messenger finally arrives on iPad with free voice calling

Three years after it was released for the iPhone, Facebook has finally brought its Messenger app to the iPad. Like most messaging apps for the iPad, Facebook Messenger features a sidebar of conversation threads with a chat window to the…Read more ›

Domino’s app lets you order pizza by voice

Domino’s Pizza has today added Nuance voice recognition to its Android and iOS apps, enabling users to order pizza using their voice. The technology provides a “human-like” customer service experience that hopes to make it easier to order your dinner…Read more ›

Adobe Voice lets you turn audio messages into slick iPad animations

Adobe has launched an intriguing new iPad app called Adobe Voice. Designed to help users “create stunning animated videos in minutes,” the app lets you record an audio message, and then quickly and easily turn it into a slick animation.…Read more ›

Vela Lets You Search Spotify With Your Voice

Here’s how to do Spotify voice search on the iPhone or iPad. Tap the search field in Spotify Tap the Siri dictate button on the keyboard Say the name of whatever you wan to hear Tap Siri button again Browse…Read more ›

You Can Now Make Voice Calls For Free With Facebook Messenger In Any Country

Today Facebook Messenger was updated with the ability to make free voice calls over WiFi both domestically and internationally. Making calls over a cellular connection uses data. The features works similar to FaceTime Audio; which is natively baked into all…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Mavericks Gets New Features And America’s Internet Needs Your Voice On The CultCast

This time on The CultCast: hipsters have beards installed; the mysterious life of Timothy Cook; exciting rumors around the new Jobs movie; Mavericks 10.9.2’s features and fixes; why you should install iOS 7.0.6 like, right now; Netflix pays off Comcast;…Read more ›    [Read More…]

WhatsApp To Add Voice Calling Later This Year

WhatsApp, the popular messaging service that was recently bought by Facebook, is adding a big feature in a few months: voice calling. During a keynote at Mobile World Congress, WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum announced that voice calling would be added in…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Microsoft’s New Voice Assistant Could Be Siri’s Sister

To aid in its uphill battle against Apple and Android, Microsoft is adding a voice assistant of its own to Windows Phone 8.1 and according to the latest details she could pass as Siri’s sister. Inspired by AI character from the…Read more ›    [Read More…]

BBM 2.0 Brings Voice Calling, Channels & Location Sharing To Android & iOS

BlackBerry today announced the arrival of BBM 2.0 for Android and iOS, which brings BBM Channels, BBM Voice, and other new features to the popular cross-platform messaging app. The Canadian company first teased this update back in December, and now…Read more ›    [Read More…]

How to Use iPhone for Turn-By-Turn Voice Navigation Directions with Siri

Voice turn by turn navigation and directions are incredibly convenient and easily one of the best features of Apple Maps, but rather than fumbling around with your iPhone while driving, you can rely entirely on Siri. This makes turn-by-turn almost entirely hands free; you give Siri a voice command to start the directions, and then … Read More