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Sunday July 07, 2013

Apple Testing Local Voice Dictation for iOS

Apple is tearing a page out of the Android voice input playbook and testing for a way to speed up the response time on Siri. Android uses a local on-device translator, where Siri sends input through their cloud service, slowing down the process.

Based on what Apple is testing, future versions of iOS could allow an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to process and convert speech from a user right on the device itself. This would speed up the process considerably