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Dragon Professional for Mac V6: Near perfect dictation

You have to hand it to Nuance. The latest Dragon Professional voice recognition software is impressive. So is its business model. Dragon’s software is expensive by today’s standards. A single user licence for Dragon Professional version 6 costs US$300. You can buy a PC for less. Keep in mind both Apple and Microsoft include voice […]

What smartwatch makers need to do next

Smartwatch makers would like us to think their tiny wearable device s represent the next technology wave. Maybe. Yet for now smartwatches are not ready for prime time. The current smartwatch crop is unlikely to break out from a geek niche. Smartwatches have to get past two barriers. First, they are not useful enough to compensate for the […]