Nuance’s new Dragon Mobile Assistant wants to bring Siri to Android (hands-on)

Nuance Dragon Mobile Assistant

Nuance isn’t shy about introducing multiple products beneath its Dragon brand of voice-powered services, and today the company is adding to the fold yet again with the beta release of Dragon Mobile Assistant for Android. The application is a rethink of Nuance’s previous assistant app Dragon Go!, and offers users the ability to search for information, make appointments, and post to Facebook or Twitter by using voice commands. The app joins an increasingly competitive field, with both Google Now and Apple’s Siri offering the same type of functionality (Siri, of course, is powered by Nuance technology, something you’ll notice quickly when you hear Dragon Mobile Assistant’s familiar voice).

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