Tag Archive: Voice


Google Hangouts For iOS Can Now Make Free Voice Calls In U.S. & Canada

Google has updated its free Hangouts iOS app with a major feature: free voice calling anywhere in the U.S. and Canada. The app now integrates Google Voice to make calls over cellular or WiFi.  If you have a Google Voice account,…Read more ›

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Amazon’s Whispersync For Voice Now With Cheap Audio Upgrades, Automatic Title Matching

Amazon’s Whispersync for voice was always an interesting curiosity: You can read a book on your Kindle, seamlessly switch to the Audiobook version, and then switch back again, all without losing your place. This works thanks to the fact that Amazon owns Audible, the biggest audiobook seller around. The service just got a lot easier […]

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How to Switch the Voice of Siri to a Guy or Girl in iOS 7

Siri Logo As you may have noticed by now, Siri’s voice got an overhaul in iOS 7, adjusted just slightly from the now famous female voice used in countless Apple commercials to a variation that is just slightly different, but a bit more refined. The new voice sounds great, but if for some reason you aren’t thrilled with Siri’s new voice, or you’d just prefer to hear something different for a  [Read More…]

Voice Of Siri Reveals She Had “Absolutely No Idea” She Would Be On The iPhone

Susan-Bennett-SiriThanks to the popularity of Apple’s iOS devices and the Cupertino company’s knack for product marketing, you don’t have to be a regular Siri user to recognize her voice. Two years ago today, she made her debut alongside the iPhone 4s, and she’s been our virtual personal assistant ever since. But who is the real […]

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Complement Siri On Her New Voice, See What He Says [iOS Tips]

Siri New VoiceiOS 7 comes with a brand new set of Siri voices. Here in the US, there’s an updated female voice, as well as a new male voice included in the latest and greatest mobile operating system. Did you know, though, that Siri is proud of her new voice? Well, just let him know that you […]

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Easily Transfer Voice Memos from iPhone to the Computer

Sharing Voice Memos from the iPhone through message, mail, or apps Voice Memos is that ever-useful app that lets you make a quick recording of a voice note, memo, record a conversation, or just generally replace one of those mini-tape recorders that many people use for recording notes while they’re working or driving.

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Change Siri’s Voice Gender To Male Or Female In iOS 7 Beta [iOS Tips]

Siri's Voice GenderNot only has Apple updated Siri’s default (in the US, at least) female voice to something a bit more natural, a little less arrogant sounding, but it’s also included a new male voice, as well. While a male-gendered voice has been available for a while in other regions, this is the first time Siri’s voice […]

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vBookz PDF Voice Reader Includes New Font For People With Dyslexia

vBookz PDF Voice ReaderDyslexia is a disability that likely affects 70 – 80 percent of people with poor reading skills, with one in five students having a language-based disability that could include dyslexia. Many folks with dyslexia have trouble differentiating between different letters of the alphabet, many of which–especially in digital text form–look very similar. Many of the […]

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iTranslate Voice Updated With Refreshed Design, More Languages, And AirTranslate

img7-large-2xiTranslate Voice has been the premiere language translation app in the App Store for awhile. Apple even featured it as one of the best apps of 2012. Today Sonico Mobile, the company behind iTranslate, has released version 2.0 of the app with additional languages, a polished design, and a slick multi-lingual communication tool called AirTranslate. […]

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AT&T iPhones Get HD Voice Support Thanks To Hacked Carrier Update

iPhone-AT&TThere’s a new hacked carrier update available for iPhones running on AT&T, which delivers HD Voice, support for Release 7 HSDPA speeds on the iPhone 4S, and a number of other improvements. As always, you don’t even need a jailbroken iPhone to install it. The update comes from the guys over at iTweakiOS, who have […]

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