Monday, February 08, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Google Has A Gear VR Competitor In The Works: report
Sony Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact Are Now Shipping In The U.S.
Following Outcry, Twitter's Dorsey Says Live Tweets Are Here To Stay
Samsung Files Patent For A Vein-authentication System On A Smartwatch
BlackBerry Cuts 200 Jobs To Trim Costs
Taiwan Earthquake Temporarily Suspended TSMC's And UMC's Production
Samsung Loses Memory-Chip patent Trial Against Nvidia
Twitter Suspends Accounts To Combat Extremism
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
 Home > News > General Computing > Faceboo...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Facebook To Offer OpenTable Restaurant Bookings Via Mobile; Eyes Voice Recognition App


Facebook struck a deal with online restaurant booking service OpenTable that will allow users to reserve tables at restaurants via a Facebook app. The company also plans to buy the maker of a speech recognition and language translation app.

Facebook said the OpenTable feature would be available on its mobile pages for more than 20,000 OpenTable restaurant customers across North America. But it is not clear whether Facebook would receive any commission from each booking.

Seperately, Facebook will buy Mobile Technologies for an undisclosed amount. The Pittsburgh-based company was the maker of the free Jibbigo Translator mobile app that automatically translates speech from more than 20 languages.

Facebook Management Director Tom Stocky said in a blog post on Monday, "Voice technology has become an increasingly important way for people to navigate mobile devices and the web."


Previous
Next
Kinect Controller Won't Be Mandatory For Xbox One        All News        Tablet and Cellphone Processors Offset PC MPU Weakness
Carl Icahn Has Invested in Apple     General Computing News      Pirate Bay Introduces Web Browser

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Facebook's Updated Policy Bans Gun Sales
Facebook Reports Record Revenue
County Meath to Host First Facebook Data Center in Ireland
Facebook Introduces Facebook Sports Stadium
More Than 800 Million Users Have Facebook's Messenger App
Mark Zuckerberg Unveils Plans for Artificially Intelligence
Facebook Launches Instant Articles For Android, Parners With Uber
Facebook Takes Steps To Improve Name Verification Process
Facebook Warns Over Expiring SHA-1 Algorithm
Facebook to Open-source Artificial Intelligence Server Design
Facebook To Release Service For Professionals
These Are The Most Talked-about Topics On Facebook

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .