The big boys get all of the attention, but the tech industry has some lower-profile ground-breaking companies.
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13 boasts a revamped user interface, better navigation and support for a wide range of audio sources including smartphones and a laptop's built-in microphone.
Technology evangelist Dr Peter Chadha discusses progress in voice recognition tech and the impact it is having.
Microsoft's new head of research wants to let more people know how much blue sky research brings to the Microsoft products you buy.
Intel says its Jarvis voice recognition tech will cut out the journey to the cloud to make it a faster system than the competition.
UPDATEDAn alleged Yahoo personal assistant app demo shows the ability to edit texts with your voice.