Apple owns Siri, but it does not own the company with the technology behind it. The company merely owns the voice assistant’s spun out company from 2010. Nuance Communications actually developed the voice recognition engine for Siri. The voice recognition engine remains in Nuance Communications’ ownership even though it may not be for much longer.
Nuance Communications is a speech recognition company responsible for voice technology found in phones and other devices. The company is reportedly looking for a buyer, with Samsung Electronics being the most likely.
Android users have been clamoring for a premium Siri-type program to grace Android devices. Sure we’ve seen an alternative
The app is available for free for owners of any Android 2.1+ device. If you want to see the app in action before you download it, checkout the video below and then scoot over to the Android Market link or use the QR code to be on your way to having more productivity after the break.