Google is ready to launch its answer to Apple’s voice assistant, Siri. The codename of the project is Majel, probably will be considered as an update of the app “Voice Actions” for Android that allows, via preset commands, calling, texting, search and find destinations. The development is done in secret laboratories X and Google, various rumors, is given out in the coming weeks.
Unlike the Apple system, which responds to any question posed by the user, this new feature of Android will, as mentioned above, but very intuitive preset commands and an understanding of language is very high. It will be possible to make a myriad of research, from restaurants to shops, destinations for the navigation, messages and calls, weather reports, all speaking in a very natural way with your smartphone.
To implement this feature, Google has purchased Clever Sense, famous for creating the app “Alfred” which allows, via voice commands; you have suggestions on places, restaurants, according to your preferences. For those interested, the butler “Alfred,” and feel a little Bruce Wayne of Batman, here is the link to the Android Market.
To conclude we can say that the output of Majel is not only a response to the Syrians to compete in new technologies, but above all the answer that Google sees Apple as a strong competitor in the product market research core business of the big G.