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Vlingo brings speech navigation to Blackberry

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Vlingo brings speech navigation to Blackberry
Vlingo is a new speech recognition program for the Blackberry Pearl, Curve and 8800 series. It allows users to control many of the phone's applications simply with their voice. For example, the user can say "chili in Cincinnati, OH" and vlingo will search the web for results. More impressive is its ability to translate dictated messages, email, tasks and calendar appointments. We've seen other applications that do this, such as Voice Control for the Palm OS, but at least from the demos, vlingo seems to be a very accurate and easy to use solution. In addition, Yahoo has recently tapped the company to add speech recognition to their oneSearch application. Blackberry owners in the US and Canada can download the free program from vlingo.com.

source: Venture Beat

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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:42

1. JoeyStyles (Posts: 78; Member since: 11 May 2008)

This program is hot

posted on 25 Jun 2008, 13:39

2. (unregistered)

Hey all, Just downloaded it and it works Perfectly... Highly recommend this program

posted on 25 Jun 2008, 14:25

3. JoeyStyles (Posts: 78; Member since: 11 May 2008)

I just wished this worked thru your bluetooth and on my 8320 it is not allowing me to use my edge/gprs to use the program and I don't have wifi everywhere I go, any suggestions

posted on 25 Jun 2008, 16:24

4. Speach... (unregistered)

I just love the word SPEACH on the title... Kudos!!! Vlingo brings speach navigation to Blackberry

posted on 26 Jun 2008, 23:30

5. DeeMan (unregistered)

I am a dedicated Windows Mobile user. I still can't see myself using a Blackberry but a friend of mine downloaded this app to his Curve. I have got to say that this one HOT app. Very precise ( very few mistakes ). Sigh.... Just wish Microsoft ( or VZW ) would get on the ball with Windows devices.

posted on 27 Jun 2008, 01:07

6. (unregistered)

As a former windows mobile fan....give it up already. Windows mobile blows!! I got my 1st blackberry back in January and will never look back!! SOOO much more stable..EVERYTHING about a blackberry is better. Im on VZW also

posted on 27 Jun 2008, 12:33

7. C-Chickie (unregistered)


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