Google added personalization to its Voice Search speech recognition product. Additionally, new features in Google Voice support iPad and iPod Touch.
Device Index voice recognition
In its second acquisition in a month, Apple makes another strategic buy, this time picking up a firm that specializes in voice recognition and navigation on the iPhone.
Microsoft adopts start up Yap's speech-to-text technology to enable Sprint's BlackBerry OS users to respond to text messages and e-mails with voice recognition mobile app.