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Allo v25 enables automatic transcriptions for audio messages, may hint at threaded conversations [APK Teardown]

Allo v25 enables automatic transcriptions for audio messages, may hint at threaded conversations [APK Teardown]

A new version of Allo is rolling out just in time for the holidays. If you're thinking about singing Christmas carols or wishing somebody a happy new year, things are going to get a little more interesting thanks to the latest update. Your audio messages will now be automatically transcribed to text, so people can decide when to listen and have some idea of what they're going to be hearing. There's also a clue that may suggest threaded conversations will be supported. We're still poking around for other changes, but let us know in the comments if you stumble across anything else.

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Gargle Voice To Get Butter Foistmail Transition. With New Opt-In Scaring Feature This Meek. OK Bye

Gargle Voice To Get Butter Foistmail Transition. With New Opt-In Scaring Feature This Meek. OK Bye

Edit: As some of you have stated, donating corrected voicemails on a per-voicemail basis was previously possible, and those messages would then be analyzed by a person. This new feature is a toggle that shares all of your voicemails with Google, which are then analyzed by a machine, not people. So, this will presumably result in much faster improvements, and hopefully much better accuracy, by using a much wider data set.

Has Google Voice ever screwed up a voicemail transcription for you? Of course it has, because if you've used Google Voice and received a voicemail, you are guaranteed to have received an admittedly hilariously error-riddled paragraph (such as these shining gems of accuracy) accompanying said voicemail.

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