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A trip to Vegas and she lost her last name

Carrie Underwood kinda lost her last name in her new music video, “Last Name.” How did it happen? Well she married some guy she met in a bar and decided to marry him. The only problem is, she doesn’t know his last name. But hey! What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas right?

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Voice-enabled mobile search: YAHOO!

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Information Week just published an article on Yahoo adding voice-enabled search on its mobile platform, called OneSearch 2.0, which it plans to roll out to manufacturers beginning this summer. According to the article, “To access the voice service, a person would only have to push the call button on the phone and say a word or phrase to Yahoo’s automated service to get results shipped to the phone. During the demo, saying ‘British Airways 287’ got arrival times, ‘March Madness’ got a list of scores for games played during the college basketball tournament, and ‘3600 Las Vegas Boulevard’ led to a street map and directions.”

But again, we all know how the computers deal with voices and pronunciation. Watch the video below on automated phone sex and you’ll know what I mean.