Nuance Communications Inc., which is one of the leading providers of voice and language solutions for corporations and individuals, has integrated its Dragon Voice Control technology in the Samsung’s 2012 premium Smart TV series.
This integration of voice control technology will facilitate customers to changes the channels, to access the Samsung’s Smart Hub, to search the web and to connect with family members and friends via Skype. Customers will be able to start their TV by saying “Hi TV, power on.”
[hana-code-insert name=’StumbleUpon’ /][hana-code-insert name=’Reddit’ /]“The power and simplicity of voice integration as part of a TV interface is clear the moment you sit back and speak to your TV,” said Michael Thompson, senior vice president and general manager, Nuance Mobile. “Working together, Nuance and Samsung are demonstrating how voice truly transforms the digital living room experience.”
Nuance’s voice technologies complement the evolving digital TV experience that Samsung is pioneering with its 2012 lineup of Smart TVs featuring Voice Control as a part of its Smart Interaction offerings. By providing consumers with the ability to control basic TV functions via simple voice commands, Nuance’s technology helps Samsung Smart TVs deliver a seamless and smarter way for consumers to control their TV. The partnership between Nuance and Samsung underscores the commitment both companies strive toward, to provide consumers with the ultimate “lean-back” experience.