Voice Input


CTA Forecasts for Christmas and Beyond

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Dr. Shawn DuBravac, Chief Economist at the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), presented his forecasts for the Holiday selling season and beyond, through 2020 in some cases, at CES Unveiled in New York on November …

Tags:CES 2017| CTA (was CEA)| Forecasts| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Voice Input| Vol 23 - Issue 45

Humax Plans to Add Force Touch

by Bob Raikes

Humax was showing its full range of STBs. It has a new remote control that uses force-based touch to make navigation better and will be introduced in 2017. As well as better remote controls, …

Tags:IBC 2016| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| STBs| Voice Input| Vol 23 - Issue 38

Voice is the Next User Interface Revolution say Amazon

by Chris Chinnock

Charlie Kindel, the Director of Alexa Smart Home at Amazon, gave a thought provoking keynote speech at CEDIA. His main message was that computer interaction must and will move beyond the keyboard and mouse. …

Tags:Amazon| Cedia 2016| Large Display Monitor| Voice Input| Vol 23 - Issue 37


Fire TV Voice Search Expanded

by Yvette Raikes

Amazon says that its streaming media player Fire TV is being updated to allow a universal voice search for Netflix, HBO Go and, later, HBO Now. The update will also apply to the Fire …

Tags:Amazon| EPGs| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Voice Input| Vol 23 - Issue 35

Sensory Brings Voice Input to Vuzix

by Tom Allen

Vuzix is working with Sensory to embed voice recognition in its M300 smart glasses. Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree technology has been installed in the device, enabling voice recognition, navigation and control. The voice trigger, command and …

Tags:AR Glasses| Mobile Display Monitor| Voice Input| Vol 23 - Issue 27| Vuzix

IC11 Kopin Adds Battery & Voice Technology to Displays

by Bob Raikes

Dr Hong Choi is CTO of Kopin which is concentrating on AR and VR markets. The company has developed a lot of technology and has 300 patents. It has $90 million in cash and …

Tags:AR Glasses| Augmented Reality| Batteries| Kopin| Large Display Monitor| LCD displays| Microdisplays| Mobile Display Monitor| SID Display Week 2016| Voice Input| Vol 23 - Issue 21

Volvo/Microsoft Enable Knight Rider!

by Tom Allen

Volvo and Microsoft have expanded their partnership, several months after first announcing it using Hololens (Volvo Works With Microsoft’s Hololens). Owners of certain Volvo cars will be able to talk to their vehicles through …

Tags:Automotive| Microsoft| Mobile Display Monitor| Voice Input| Vol 23 - Issue 01| Wearables

UltraHD for $100 With Amazon

by Tom Allen

Amazon has been active in the TV STB/dongle space for more than a year now, and is stepping up its game to challenge the new Apple TV. The company’s newest Fire TV STB not …

Tags:Amazon| Large Display Monitor| STBs| Streaming Dongles| UltraHD (4KTV)| Voice Input| Vol 22 - Issue 38

Touch and Non-Touch 2015 Market Growth

by Steve Sechrist

Source: Touch Display Research The next wave in both touch and touch-less technology was the focus at the Society for Information Display Pacific Northwest Chapter meeting with guest speaker, Dr. Jennifer Colegrove, Principal Analyst …

Tags:Gesture Recognition| HMI| ITO| ITO Replacement| Large Display Monitor| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Quantum Dots| Touch Market| Voice Input| Vol 22 - Issue 17

Cortana Arrives in Europe

by Tom Allen

The latest Windows 10 Technical Preview build has brought the Cortana voice assistant to desktops in Europe. Cortana is able to search for apps, settings and files and conduct web searches. More functionality will …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Microsoft| Voice Input| Vol 22 - Issue 13| Windows

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Samsung Listens to Its Smart TVs

by Norbert Hildebrand

Smart TVs have been all the rage recently and together with 4k/UHD technology are seen as the high end technology available in today’s TV sets. Some see smart TVs as one of the reasons …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Privacy| Smart TV| TV Production| Voice Input| Vol 22 - Issue 07