Microsoft's upcoming Xbox 720 (Next) console will reportedly support wake-on-voice, natural language controls and speech-to-text.
Engineers have developed a new computer program that gauges human feelings through speech, bringing the prospect of a phone that can pick up on your mood and, say, play you music to match.
Last year was definitely a sad time for Trekkies as Leonard Nimoy announced he was retiring from acting.
A Spanish team says it's developed a system that allows a machine to recognize a person’s emotional state and take it into account during conversation.
Google and Twitter have come up with a way to let Egyptians tweet despite the country's internet shut-down.
Yes, the awesome Froyo may rule our smartphones for now. But Android Gingerbread seems like it is shaping up to be a tricked-out, must-have mobile OS.
Apple - which recently relaxed its draconian iOS restrictions - is poised to re-approve a banned Google Voice-enabled app. But does the latest decision indicate a true change of attitude towards developers and a sudden affinity for openness?
Google has ended a long-standing "invitation only" policy for its Voice platform. However, the service is still only available to users within the United States.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has been busy pumping up the inevitable hype over Natal, which is expected to be unveiled at E3 in June.