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Crave giveaway: Dragon Dictate for Mac, version 4

Feeling chatty? This week, one reader gets the latest version of Nuance Communications' Dragon Dictate speech recognition software for Mac. For free.

By April 11, 2014

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Troubleshooting enhanced dictation in OS X Mavericks

If the accuracy of the enhanced dictation service in OS X Mavericks suddenly drops, there are several things you can try to fix the problem.

By November 6, 2013

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Enable offline dictation in OS X Mavericks

Apple's speech-to-text service not only breaks ties with Apple's servers, but offers some welcome enhancements.

By October 29, 2013

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How to overcome problems with OS X Dictation

There may be several reasons why Apple's Dictation service will not convert spoken word to text in OS X.

By July 15, 2013

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Get familiar with Dictation in OS X

With a little practice and the right resources, Apple's Dictation service can be an exceptionally useful feature.

By June 27, 2013

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Voice dictation is now done in real time on iOS 8

Previously, you had to tap a button before iOS would transcribe your voice to text.

By September 18, 2014

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The downsides of a big smartphone screen

Commentary: Can't decide between the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus? Before you go extra-big, make sure to consider all the ramifications.

By September 15, 2014

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Jodi Arias dictating Twitter feed from jail

Currently standing trial in a very public event for the alleged murder of her ex-boyfriend, Arias is offering her thoughts by phone to appear on Twitter. She does not, it seems, like TV anchor Nancy Grace.

By April 12, 2013

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Microsoft brings back-and-forth conversations to Bing

The tech giant launches a new feature that lets users continue a conversation within search results.

By August 13, 2014

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New BMW 6-series takes dictation, shows virtual gauges

BMW announced new features for its 2014 6-series model today, including an advanced voice-recognition system that can take dictation from the driver and send out an e-mail or text.

By March 25, 2013