voice recognition

  • Everything You Can Ask Cortana To Do In Windows 10

    Everything You Can Ask Cortana To Do In Windows 10

    Cortana is easily one of the coolest new features of Windows 10. You’re probably already familiar with personal assistants like Google Now and Siri, but now you have one built right into your desktop. Here’s how to get information, manage your schedule, and even run a few Google commands.

  • How Voice Recognition Technology Actually Works

    At Apple’s recent World Wide Developer Conference, one of the tent-pole items was the inclusion of additional features for intelligent voice recognition by its personal assistant app Siri. The latest version of Siri for iOS 9 makes it possible to make casual, undetailed commands while looking at contextual information on your iPhone. Here’s a brief…

  • Ask LH: Can Google Answer My Questions In An Australian Accent?

    Hey Lifehacker, Is there an Australian or British voice that can be used to give answers from Google on my Android phone? I appreciate the technology of a human-equivalent voice being used to provide answers when I ask a question, but sometimes the North American accent is unclear in its pronunciation of some words.