Yumi Huh’s stories
Giving students speech tools to create the next wave of interactive IoT applications

Our presence at recent AT&T Developer events has allowed us to offer our technology to a broader range of developers, enabling coders and programmers of all skill-levels to build speech-enabled apps for IoT. Armed with hardware kits consisting of a raspberry pi, LED lights, various connectors and other bits and bytes, hackers accepted the challenge […]

Developers utilize Nuance Mix to custom build speech for IoT

This week Nuance is attending the Samsung Developers Conference (SDC) to showcase how Nuance Mix can enable specialized speech interfaces across mobile phones, smart watches, virtual reality devices, appliances, and many other emerging IoT devices, and with the rise of wearables, virtual reality, and smart home; however, developers will need to start looking at new […]

IoT connected smart fridge, wearables, and smartphones are today’s reality

When I was a young 24-year-old Associate Product Manager at Microsoft’s Consumer Strategy Team, one of my main jobs was to demo a variety of devices at Microsoft’s Consumer Experience Center and Home of the Future. The year was 2003 and the closest thing I had to a smart phone was a SPV Windows Mobile […]

Twitter Flight Developers Conference 2015 announces Twitter Fabric speech recognition integration from Nuance

In front of a San Francisco audience of more than 1,000 developers and Twitter enthusiasts, Twitter showed off an impressive lineup of new product and partnership announcements – all upholding CEO Jack Dorsey’s commitment to a developer-rich vision for Twitter’s future. Attending Twitter Flight, I had the privilege of learning first-hand about some of the […]


This week’s sold out Samsung Developer Conference 2014 in San Francisco has officially kicked off. Thousands of developers have come together to learn, code and network about hot mobile trends like wearables, smart home and smart health, connected TVs, gaming and more – and all of us at Nuance are excited to be getting in […]


Nuance and Samsung’s partnership first started based on the belief that technology should blur the lines between digital and physical experiences. Some of the first Samsung mobile devices launched with Nuance’s early innovations in voice and predictive text input. With the rapid growth of the capabilities of consumer electronics those capabilities have evolved into intelligent […]

Here at Nuance we are always striving to make it easier for users to interact with their devices. Through our partnership with Samsung Mobile, we’ve had the incredible opportunity to be part of the launch of S-Voice on Galaxy S-series, Galaxy Note-series and Gear-series devices. We’ve learned a lot about how people use voice to […]

Hello again! We’ve been cooking up another way to improve your mobile text experience that I’m pretty excited about. Since text you write on your phone isn’t always interpreted perfectly by Swype, we have been working on a feature to make it easier to go back and edit text you’ve written. The feature is called […]

Like our awesome Swype keyboard?  Oh, why thank you! However, if you feel like changing it up a bit make sure to check out our new feature Swype Themes. In the latest version of the Swype keyboard, we introduced a feature where you are able to pick and choose the keyboard “theme” that you like the […]

We’re excited to share a bit more about a new feature of Swype, “Hot Words.” Every day we analyze hundreds of newspapers and magazines to find important new words.  Using Swype, we push them directly to your phone! The words in these lists vary from day-to-day based on who and what is popular in news, technology, […]

We’re excited to share that next version of Swype’s Living, Learning Keyboard is launching today at beta.swype.com. The new Swype is more personal than ever as it now lets people sync their personal dictionary across multiple mobile devices, has three different tablet keyboards, updates dictionaries with relevant trending ‘hotwords’, and offers multiple fun keyboard theme […]

For many users, one of the most irritating things about writing messages on a phone can be what happens when you are trying to enter words that the dictionary doesn’t know.  If the phone doesn’t do a good job of distinguishing between new words and errors, a correction might overwrite text you had written correctly. […]

Come one, come all for an opportunity to chat with the Swype Product Guru, Mr. Aaron Sheedy! Do you have a burning question you want to ask about Swype? Is there something that you love or hate that you want to share with the Swype Team? Want to suggest a feature? Now is your chanceto […]

Calling all Swype fans! Last week the new Swype Beta launched with much fanfare and excitement. Take a look at the awesome media coverage from the likes of All Things D, Engadget & Gear Diary. For today’s Thursday Tip wanted to make it 100% clear to our Swype fans that the new Swype Beta CAN […]

The Swype team is happy to announce the availability of the next generation Swype keyboard at beta.swype.com. The new Swype is a “living keyboard” that continuously adapts and improves over time, becoming smarter and more personalized as you Swype, speak, tap and write.  New features include: Next Word Prediction: Swype’s next word prediction is more […]

If you’re a Swype user participating in our beta program you’ll be receiving a nice little update within the next 72hrs, directly through Swype’s built-in update process. This new version includes some hotly requested features, a few fixes, and a preliminary release of the long-awaited Ice Cream Sandwich support – a big deal for you […]

Easier, faster, and more convenient. Three traits that have Android enthusiasts around the world geeking out over Swype! And we’re not the only ones saying so! In fact, the folks at Geekwire are recognizing Swype as one of the top ‘Newsmakers of the Year’ for helping to revolutionize the way that millions of people input […]