Samsung's best-performing TV ever, the PNF8500 series pushes the plasma picture quality envelope, especially in bright rooms.
The next version of iOS may include advanced native voice recognition software, according to rumours suggesting Apple is in talks with Nuance.
Using the PlayStation "Eye" Camera, the upcoming game console is said to have facial recognition technology and be able to follow navigational voice commands.
Stand aside, Siri. Amazon's Echo smart speaker, with its Alexa voice assistant, has plenty to say. Also, Microsoft makes Office free to use on mobile, and most messaging apps score poorly on security.
Google recently commissioned a study to show how cool voice search can be, but the findings don't always show the best side of either teens or adults.
Sony is looking for a speech recognition expert to work in its PlayStation division, prompting rumours of a voice-controlled PS4.
With the announcement of a new Android Auto API announcement, third-party developers can start adapting their apps for in-car use today.
The e-commerce company continues to push further into consumers' homes -- and wallets -- with a voice-recognition tower that answers to your beck and call.
Once a thing dreamed about in sci-fi, voice-controlled computers are a reality. But consumers may not realize the price they pay for living in the future.
Microsoft is no longer the foe. Mozilla CTO Andreas Gal is using the Web to try to force Android and iOS to become more open. He knows Mozilla's Firefox OS is in for a long battle, though.