Voice functionality added to Google Search on iOS

By on August 9, 2012
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Siri has competition.

Google has announced that a new version of its Google Search application for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch will be out soon. A key feature of the new app will be the Siri-like voice search functionality.

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It may be remembered that Google recently released Google Now for Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) which has this same voice tech included into its current build.

As for a release date for the app, all Google has said is that it should be in the Apple App store “within the next couple of days”.


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Nafisa Rebello writes and sometimes works in TV. She expected robots in 2012 and is still waiting for teleportation.

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