Version 7.0 of Google Play Services features “Trusted Voice,” which enables smartphone owners to speak a selected passphrase to receive updates or download new apps.
Personal Virtual Assistants and Intelligent Specialists will co-exist, interact and evolve jointly and separately.
ICICI Bank becomes the first bank in India to deploy voice biometrics authentication to verify phone-based customers paying bills or transferring funds between accounts.
A new study issued jointly by Aspect Software and The Center for Generational Kinetics provides research-based observations on fundamental changes in customer-to-business (C2B) conversations.
TransUnion formed a partnership with South African voice biometric specialist OneVault to operate a national “Voice Bank,” which will be cloud-based resource to support voice-based authentication.
It’s been nearly a year since Amazon.com introduced Dash which, at the time, was a bar code-reading “magic wand” that enabled Amazon Prime customers to order any item they’d like with the wave of their hands. During the ensuing year… Read More ›
Siri’s co-founder Dag Kittlaus shares details of his new project, Viv Labs, a more sophisticated intelligent assistant that purports to be the “intelligent interface to everything.”
The In-Location Alliance, a consortium that includes Qualcomm, Samsung, Sony Mobile, Nokia, Cisco, Broadcom and CSR among its members, announced three winners of its “Best Use Case Contest” demonstrating the growing market potential for indoor positioning.
Researchers at Clarity Labs at the University of Michigan recently launched Sirius, which they refer to as “an open end-to-end standalone speech and vision based intelligent personal assistant (IPA)….”