The mysterious marginalia found in a 16th-century edition of Homer's Odyssey has been identified by a digital humanities student from the Archivio di Stato di Milano in Italy.
Feeling chatty? This week, one reader gets the latest version of Nuance Communications' Dragon Dictate speech recognition software for Mac. For free.
Norman Hajjar hopes to set the record for the world's longest car trip powered by electricity. He also wants to make a point about the need to build out US infrastructure for e-vehicles.
The brand new Voicemail+ app, launching for the iPhone in the UK today and in the US later this year brings text transcription, e-mailed voicemail receipts, push notifications, and it matches your messages to your contacts.
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A torture victim in Hieronymus Bosch's "The Garden of Earthly Delights" has sheet music painted on his bottom -- and it's now been transcribed and played for the first time.
The communications regulator has criticised the quality of subtitling on live TV shows, proposing a short time delay to improve things.
Update includes added Google+ functionality and a new rule on how and where background data can be uploaded.
Keep's simplicity, sharing and voice transcription-to-text capabilities will come in handy when the primary interface is voice, as with Google Glass.
In a much-publicized interview, a Harvard geneticist says he can imagine cloning Neanderthals using genome sequencing. But the interview itself apparently got cloned all wrong.
According to Vonage, people are leaving fewer voice mails, and retrieving fewer, too. And this could be the sign of an even greater cultural shortcoming.