Nuance’s “Nina” Brings Voice-Activated Search To OfficeDrop’s Document Management Service

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http://techcrunch.com – Document management provider OfficeDrop has a new capability for voice-activated search that represents just the start in how mobile apps are changing with the advent of natural-language, speech-recognition technology. The service is built on Nuance, the Boston-based company that has developed a speech-recognition service called Nina, which debuted in August. In the new version of the iOS app, OfficeDrop connects to Nina, which interprets the voice command and converts to text. OfficeDrop then understands the semantics and matches to what you have in your files. This is what makes Nina&#821 (IT news)