It's always a sticky business predicting what's going to happen in tech, because who knows what's going on behind the scenes or what's coming next.
The European Union’s competition regulator has given the all-clear to Microsoft’s $19.7 billion purchase of transcription tech firm Nuance, which was announced earlier this year. The EU sa
The $19.7 billion acquisition of speech-to-text specialist Nuance by Microsoft, announced earlier this year, has attracted the attention of the U.K.’s active antitrust watchdog — which sai
To find out why voice AI company SoundHound is set to go public via a SPAC at a nearly $2.1 billion valuation, let's have a closer look at its history, and the case for its double unicorn valuation.
“Conversational AI” startup PolyAI, based out of London, has raised $14 million in a funding round led by Silicon Valley’s Khosla Ventures, with participation from existing investors (Point7
Our voice technologies have not been engineered to confront the messiness of the real world or the cacophony of our actual lives.
Microsoft makes a big healthcare tech acquisition, Twitter is building a presence in Africa and Apple may be cooking up some new smart home products. This is your Daily Crunch for April 12, 2021. The
Porsche has taken the wraps off the interior of the all-new, all-electric Porsche Taycan ahead of its world debut September 4. Gone are the buttons and the clutter. This is a sleek interior for the mo
Some consolidation and subsequent divestment are in play in the worlds of imaging and voice recognition. Today, Kofax and Nuance announced that Kofax would be acquiring Nuance’s imaging division
Nuance, the company that acquired veteran swipe-to-type keyboard maker Swype -- all the way back in 2011, shelling out a cool $100M -- has ended development of its Swype+Dragon dictation Android and i
Your speech-recognizing friends at Nuance are back with a major update to their flagship app, Dragon. The popular productivity software is now in its 15th version, an update that promises some substan
Sick of typing up meeting notes or interviews? Speech recognition master Nuance’s new Dragon Anywhere transcription app can turn what you say into text with no limit on recording time. This is n
Last year, voice technology giant Nuance <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/01/10/in-our-inbox-a-memo-that-says-nuance-has-bought-virtuoz-to-ramp-up-its-enterprise-services/">quietly acquired V
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.intel.com">Intel</a> has made another international acquisition in its push into artificial intelligence technology: it has bought <a target="_blank" href="http://w
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.nuance.com">Nuance</a>, a company known for its voice technology, is getting into the advertising business. It's launching a new product called <a target="_blank
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.manageengine.com/">ManageEngine</a> has launched the<a target="_blank" href="http://www.manageengine.com/products/service-desk/mobile-app.html"> ServiceDesk Plus iP
Amazon today announced that it is <a target="_blank" href="http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=176060&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1777642&highlight=">acquiring</a> <a target="_blank" hre
TechCrunch has received a copy of a memo indicating that <a target="_blank" href="http://www.nuance.com" rel="noopener">Nuance</a>, the speech and natural language technology giant that also powers A
Document management provider <a target="_blank" href="http://officedrop.com">OfficeDrop</a> has a new capability for voice-activated search that represents just the start in how mobile apps are chang
Looks like Nuance has been up to more than just updating its myriad applications. The company has announced that it will <a target="_blank" href="http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20120918006025/e