BURLINGTON, Mass.–( BUSINESS WIRE )– Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that it is extending its Dragon TV solution with its Nuance Mix NLU developer platform, giving cable operators and TV manufacturers the ability to create customized conversational experiences for their TVs, remotes, set-top boxes, smart home companion […]
Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) announced today that they’re extending their Dragon TV solution with their Nuance Mix NLU developer platform. The company hopes to provide consumers around the world with the ability to control their television interface with their voice. They hope cable providers and television manufacturers will jump on board and utilize their technology to make their products and services more conversational. The company will demonstrate the capabilities of the Nuance Mix and Dragon TV at the upcoming 2016 INT, as well as the INTX Imagine Park on May the 18th.
The Dragon TV platform is already used by millions of smart televisions and the company hopes to elevate that number even higher in the coming months. With the use of the Nuance Mix and the Dragon TV, television providers will be able to develop systems, which will allow consumers to control their televisions and other home devices with their voices. This includes thermostats, lighting, security systems, music speakers, and other smart devices. Will the new offering help to expand the Dragon TV into more homes than ever before? Only time will tell, but the smart home trend has certainly grown much more popular in recent years.