Speak "OK Google" with this feature and you can unlock your phone or tablet. But will you? Even Google says it's not as secure as a PIN or password.
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Almost two years after its initial release on Windows Phone 8, Twitter brings bing translator to iOS and Android platforms.
Ahead of the Christmas break, Google has rolled out a slew of Drive updates that improve file format support, file sharing and document search.
You can customize your smartphone in all sorts of fun and useful ways to provide an optimal in-vehicle experience and driving assistant.
More of Google's voice actions from its networked Glass devices are making their way to Search for Android.
In this article, we look at how you can use Google Voice from your Android device, how you can display your Google Voice number as your Caller ID, and how you can make minutes-free Google Voice VoIP calls via WiFi.
There are rumors that HP might yet try again with phones and today we see tablets with voice capability launching in February in India.
Android gives you the ability to use alternative software keyboards, which is essential for many people. Swype's new version provides the ability for all users to enter text on their smartphones.
Smartphone makers are looking to voice control and personal assistants to make their hardware stand-out. But are all voice control systems created equally?
There may not yet be an official Instagram app, but the Android one works quite well on the BlackBerry Z10.
Voice is becoming a more accepted input and control method on your mobile device and the latest version of Dragon Mobile Assistant for Android adds some keys functions.
U.S. Internet company will now support voice-guided, turn-by-turn navigation along with street and satellite views for Android users in Singapore.
The company has demonstrated a translation technique in which an English speaker's words get played back seconds later in Mandarin, as if they were speaking that language themselves. It aims to 'completely break down language barriers' within a few years.
Apple heavily advertises Siri and competitors have been trying to match and beat its functionality. Google Now is excellent on Jelly Bean-powered devices and there are some great 3rd party alternatives. Nuance is an experience developer of voice technologies and enters the Android arena with this new application.
Google Maps Navigation is one of my favorite features on my Android devices and today Google rolled out enhanced services for bikers.
Google says the feature is now available to 100 million more people than before, after the addition of European languages such as Swedish and Hungarian.
Maps, video conferencing, voice to text, a great screen, Jelly Bean, and more make this Android tablet the one to beat.
Google's Android translation app can now recognise and translate text just by looking at it - a feature that has actually been around in the company's Goggles app for over two years
The next version of Android, which will debut on Google's own Nexus 7 tablet, promises better voice-driven search to take on Apple's Siri, as well as a personal assistant tool and key features for developers
Google has outlined its latest version of Android, code named Jelly Bean. There's a bevy of upgrades to improve performance, a few smart search tools, better voice features and "a bunch of delightful improvements".
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