Nuance Communications' technology is what powers Apple's mobile voice assistant Siri. The company's voice recognition engine can also be found in dictation software like Dragon Dictation and even in devices like Smart TVs. Nina is the company's response to the growing popularity of intelligent personal assistants that are popping up on all Android and iOS devices
Monday, August 6, 2012
Beta 4 version of iOS 6 which was released to developers on Monday, has certain improvements and changes. One such change includes the absence of YouTube App. The app which came pre-installed in all the previous versions since 2007 will not be seen in iOS 6. Though the previous versions of Apple’s Operating System can continue with it. Apple told TheVerge that the reason for discontinuity is that it’s license to include YouTube in iOS has expired. But, YouTube is not banned in iOS 6, it’s just the app which will be unavailable. The users can still use it through Safari. To overcome the lack of a video-sharing app in the device, Apple is on it’s way to provide a new YouTube-like app in the App Store.
Nokia India is apparently in talks with a majority of the metro rail projects in the country to introduce a Near Field Communication (NFC) based ticketing system for its consumers, reports mydigitalfc. The report states that Nokia has partnered with the mobile payment company Paymate for NFC solutions and has tied up with banks for this service.
Bad news for frequent travelers who are on Tata’s GSM or CDMA mobile services. Tata Docomo has decided NOT to extend its most popular Roaming Vouchers STV 47 / RC 46 which provides free incoming calls to its prepaid customers (GSM and CDMA) while on National Roaming.