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Marcel Van Os, Harry J Saddler, Lia T Napolitano, Jonathan H Russell, Patrick M Lister, Rohit Dasari: Intelligent automated assistant for TV user interactions. Apple, Morrison & Foerster, May 10, 2016: US09338493 (24 worldwide citation)

Systems and processes are disclosed for controlling television user interactions using a virtual assistant. A virtual assistant can interact with a television set-top box to control content shown on a television. Speech input for the virtual assistant can be received from a device with a microphone. ...


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Devang K Naik, Thomas R Gruber, Liam Weiner, Justin G Binder, Charles Srisuwananukorn, Gunnar Evermann, Shaun Eric Williams, Hong Chen, Lia T Napolitano: System and method for user-specified pronunciation of words for speech synthesis and recognition. Apple, Dentons US, May 8, 2018: US09966060

The method is performed at an electronic device with one or more processors and memory storing one or more programs for execution by the one or more processors. A first speech input including at least one word is received. A first phonetic representation of the at least one word is determined, the f ...


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Marcel Van Os, Harry J Saddler, Lia T Napolitano, Jonathan H Russell, Patrick M Lister, Rohit Dasari: Intelligent automated assistant for TV user interactions. Apple, Morrison & Foerster, May 30, 2017: US09668024

Systems and processes are disclosed for controlling television user interactions using a virtual assistant. A virtual assistant can interact with a television set-top box to control content shown on a television. Speech input for the virtual assistant can be received from a device with a microphone. ...


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Devang K Naik, Thomas R Gruber, Liam Weiner, Justin G Binder, Charles Srisuwananukorn, Gunnar Evermann, Shaun Eric Williams, Hong Chen, Lia T Napolitano: System and method for user-specified pronunciation of words for speech synthesis and recognition. Apple, Morrison & Foerster, April 11, 2017: US09620104

The method is performed at an electronic device with one or more processors and memory storing one or more programs for execution by the one or more processors. A first speech input including at least one word is received. A first phonetic representation of the at least one word is determined, the f ...