Natural language user interfaces show great promise for a variety of situations, but Nuance Communications CTO Vlad Sejnoha sees a need for standard formats if new entrants aren't to be blocked as data sources.
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Infor is hoping a new social collaboration tool, updated middleware and user interfaces, as well as options for cloud-based deployments, will help cement its place as one of the industry's largest ERP (enterprise resource planning) vendors after SAP and Oracle.Infor CEO Charles Phillips, a former Oracle president, has sought to remake Infor's image from that of a holding...
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Reports are coming in that Google plans to unveil a new look for Google Maps. The new user interface is expected to be revealed during Google's extravagant I/O conference next week. The new look is supposed to...
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Kill your keyboard and chase your mice away. The next generation of user interfaces are coming, and they rely on gestures, better sensors and wireless radios to tell your computers what to do.
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There are plenty of remote-control micro helicopters that are operated via a smartphone app or a dedicated control unit, and even one that’s controlled by the user’s brain, but Air Hogs has come up with yet another approach. The company’s soon-to-be-released AtmoSphere chopper moves in response to the proximity of the user’s hand. ..
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Google is adding a new level of personalization and a cleaner interface to its popular Maps product. The next version of Google Maps, which will begin a limited rollout this week, will automatically add a layer of personalized landmarks for each user as long as they are logged into the service. For example, a restaurant a user frequents will be added as one of the landmarks....
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The Dailymail reported on April 9, 2013, that a Reddit user was reported to the FBI after he confessed to murdering his sister's abusive boyfriend.The user used popular ‘confession bear’ meme option to confess the...
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The Photosphere app actually has a relevant use now that Google announced at the IO conference that its Maps service will use the 360 degree images for tours. The new Google Maps enables impressive user-generated tours of landmarks via Photosphere, with pictures showing up at the bottom of the new Maps design. A 3D model of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome was shown off using...
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As the state's small-business advocate, Barbara Vohryzek is trying to make state government more user-friendly for the little guy. Barbara Vohryzek says her office's goal is to help busines- ses start, grow and prosper.
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Steroids are among the most popular drugs flowing from the U.S. to Canada, which is increasing recreational use that in turn leads to shorter life spans for more Canadians, according to a former user.
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