Feb 7, 2013
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Microsoft’s new Xbox will include improved Siri-like speech recognition
Microsoft will greatly improve its speech recognition technology inside the next Xbox, The Verge has learned. Sources familiar with Microsoft’s Xbox plans have revealed that Durango, the codename for the next Xbox, will support wake on voice, natural language controls, and speech-to-text. The improved capabilities mean that Xbox users will be able to walk into a room and simply say “Xbox on” to wake up the new Xbox.

Microsoft’s new Xbox will include improved Siri-like speech recognition

Microsoft will greatly improve its speech recognition technology inside the next Xbox, The Verge has learned. Sources familiar with Microsoft’s Xbox plans have revealed that Durango, the codename for the next Xbox, will support wake on voice, natural language controls, and speech-to-text. The improved capabilities mean that Xbox users will be able to walk into a room and simply say “Xbox on” to wake up the new Xbox.

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    "Hey honey, why isn’t the xbox on?" *xbox turns on* "GOD DAMN IT MOM, DID YOU REALLY HAVE TO SAY IT?"
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    Xbox Live will be a huge social network.
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