TechLife | 30 May 2012 :
For: Android, iOS
If autotune is good enough for pop stars then it can be good enough for your too. Just speak into your phone and the app automatically gives your modestly dulcit tones a special kind of chart-topping intonation. Developed by the team behind Autotune The News, so you nkow they've walked the walk on this one.
For: iOS, Android
Discount retailer Dealz has released an app delivering notices special offers and promotions to consumers. The app also includes a store locator with a street view option, so wherever customers are across Ireland it will guide them to the nearest Dealz store.
Get the Gist
For: iOS, Android, Blackberry
HulloMail, a provider of the award-winning voicemail mobile application for smartphones, has incorporated its Scribe voice-to-text transcription technology into its Android SmartVoicemail mobile applications.
Already available for iPhone, Get The Gist gives Android users now have the option to have a 10-second ‘snapshot' of voicemails transcribed into text format within the app, therefore giving an indication of what the voicemail is about before playing back at a more convenient time.
The voicemail transcriptions are fully automated and use proven voice-to-text transcription technology developed by Nuance.
Get The Gist is available for HulloMail's Android and iPhone subscribers for a monthly subscription of €1.59 in Ireland.
For users of HulloMail's free Android app, the monthly subscription is €2.39. This will be extended to the free HulloMail iPhone application in the next client update.
The subscriptions entitle a user to have up to 50 of their voicemails converted to text.