Google is reported to be using a nifty Star Trek in-joke as a codename for a Siri competitor, known as Majel.
Report says a new Google voice assistant would accept natural language commands, similar to Apple's Siri, and could arrive on Android devices early next year.
The Android faithful start getting excited as more new details come to light for Google's rebuttal to Siri.
Chairman and former CEO, who joined the chipmaker 35 years ago, plans to retire from the board at annual shareholders meeting in May.
A man whose name is nearly synonymous with the world's largest chipmaker transformed the company's manufacturing process and anticipated Intel's need to diversify, but failed to pull it off.
Roddenberry Entertainment partners with Wikia to launch a portal for "Star Trek" fans with images and audio from the Roddenberry family's personal files.
While Intel Chief Executive Craig Barrett showed his lighter side at\r\nthis year's Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Florida, he was all business when\r\nasked about the coming year's tech opportunities and Intel's ability to\r\ntake advantage of them.
Craig Barrett, chairman of the chip giant, says the U.S. has an inadequate R&D investment environment and shows how inexpensive technology can be used in education.
The iconic TV series has its own doodle, complete with interactive elements and authentic animations.
Microsoft's mobile OS already includes its own voice recognition feature called TellMe, but the new Ask Ziggy is developer Shai Leib's attempt to bring voice assistance to a higher level.