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Google Enhances Android Mobile OS With Voice Commands

Aug 13, 2010, 18:06 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by David Needle)

"Google has added two new features to its Android software designed to enhance the utility of smartphones that use the mobile operating system software.

"Voice Actions for Android lets users send text and emails, surf the Web and perform other actions using voice commands. This could be particularly handy for time-crunched executives, salespeople and other road warriors who don't have time to futz with their mobile device's touch interface.

"The other new release, an extension to the company's Chrome Web browser, lets Chrome users easily send Web pages to an Android device for later viewing."

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