Always-on voice controlled smartphones to appear in 2014

Rick

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Citing multiple sources, GottaBeMobile reports that LG has plans to release a smartphone with always-on voice activation as soon as next year. Reportedly, smartphones armed with the technology will respond only to the owner's voice and may require just a simple...

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MilwaukeeMike

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Interesting... navigation sounds like a good spot to start with this idea. There's not really a point to being able to use your phone hands free if you're walking around and have to take it out of your pocket first... all you'll be doing is confusing the people around.
*you* 'Hello',
*guy next to you* 'Hello?'
*you* 'Oh, sorry, I was talking to my phone.'.
 

Skidmarksdeluxe

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Comes with the new NSA always watching you app as well with no option to uninstall it or turn it off.
Didn't you know that all next gen phones will come with an additional camera entirely dedicated for NSA use as well as a warning through your speaker saying "Anything you say and look at can & will be used as evidence against you"?
 

Skidmarksdeluxe

Posts: 8,645   +3,286
Interesting... navigation sounds like a good spot to start with this idea. There's not really a point to being able to use your phone hands free if you're walking around and have to take it out of your pocket first... all you'll be doing is confusing the people around.
*you* 'Hello',
*guy next to you* 'Hello?'
*you* 'Oh, sorry, I was talking to my phone.'.
You forgot to add:
*guy next to you* So was I.
*girl next to both of you* Stop hitting on me!
 

cuerdc

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Wonder what things your missus phone could do in their handbag while having a good gossip chat