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Panasonic to bring Siri-like voice commands to Viera TVs

03/27/2012, Voice-command integration for TV isn’t something that’s really been explored yet. It’s been rumored about in the “Apple iTV“, and it’s available on the Xbox 360 via the Kinect, and not much else. But it looks like...

Toshiba introduces voice-controlled air conditioners in Japan

09/15/2011, Toshiba has just announced a whole line up of new air conditioners that will be released over this year and the next. And if you’re wondering why we’re writing about air conditioners, it’s because they’ve got features to stand out...

iPhone 5 to get Assistant voice control feature?

07/25/2011, It has been rumored that the iPhone 5 will be making its way to the US this coming September 5th – which isn’t so far away after all. It is just slightly more than a month from now, and to back up such whispers would definitely be rumors of...

Vlingo gets updated to 3.0 and gets a new user interface

07/07/2011, iOS users may not be familiar with Vlingo, which is an app that is Android’s version of voice control, which has since had some of its features taken by Google and integrated into the Android platform. It used to cost $10 but is now free. Android users...

Mass Effect 3 uses Kinect for voice command

06/06/2011, It looks the leaks were spot-on for EA’s Mass Effect 3 sporting Kinect controls. So how will Kinect be implemented into this sci-fi RPG? Mass Effect 3 will use Kinect for voice controls. Players will be able to control their character’s...

Synnex USB powered fan has voice control function

04/03/2011, We know that many smartphones these days as well as GPS navigation systems offer some kind of voice-activated control system to a certain extent, but who would have thought that the average USB-powered fan, which isn’t even a fancy gadget in its own...

Moshi Voice Control Digital Clock Radio

05/19/2010, Want an alarm clock that responds to voice commands? Well, Moshi, the company known for some rather unique clocks, has announced the availability of its new Voice Control Digital Clock Radio. All you have to do is say “Hello Moshi”, and...

Truckbot Now Gets Voice Recognition Upgrade

03/31/2010, Do you remember the truckbot that surfaces from time to time and recently got an acrylic body upgrade? Well, this little robot seems to be continuing its slow (but steady) progress towards becoming powerful enough to take over the world (and maybe enslave...

Voice controlled quad-copter

03/17/2010, Check out this modified quad-copter that is controlled using voice commands – yes, the same voice you use to ensure your pooch stays off the couch or leaves your shoes alone can be used to puppet this robot any way you like. Responding to natural...

Voice-controlled toy piano

12/09/2009, singing and laughing with the toy piano from ranjit on Vimeo. We know that you can teach dogs tricks, even though they’re old ones, but to have an inanimate object listen to your every command and do your bidding? No, you don’t have to descend...

Speak n Brew coffee maker

12/09/2009, We’ve taken a look at the voice-controlled piano, and here’s another device that will definitely capture your attention – the Speak n’ Brew coffee maker from Primula Products. Capable of churning out up to 10 cups of coffee, Speak...