Apple files voice “learning” patent

Apple has filed a patent for an application it describes as “User Profiling for Voice Input Processing”.

The technology would allow future Apple products to “learn” a users voice, allowing a variety of more in depth commands to be used on the device. With the new application, commands such as, “Find all songs by band X and band Y rated four star or higher, and add them to a playlist.”

Apple has previously shown interested in voice control when they bought Siri, a small company that developed a voice control application for iPhone users.

Apple’s competitors have also shown interest in voice recognition services, with both Microsoft and Google integrating voice control into their respective platforms.

Read the full story over at: Cnet.

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Apple files voice “learning” patent