Google has taken what used to be a Chrome extension and built it right in to the latest developer build of Chrome OS.
Microsoft has introduced a Skype translation service that converts your speech into other languages in real time.
A new rumour suggests Google may be planning to expand the voice commands beyond the search app in Android.
Asus CEO Jonney Shih has revealed that the company is working on a wearable with alternative control methods.
The ability to initiate a Google search using only your voice has arrived in Chromium. Chrome may be next.