General Vlingo App

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by dylo22, May 28, 2010.

  1. dylo22

    dylo22 Well-Known Member
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    So I noticed Vlingo is in the market now for $9.99. It looks like they added a lot of features from the beta. Have anyone tested it out? Also, does it work with google voice for sms?

    On a side note, does any one have a list of all commands as well as examples for the built it Voice to Text feature?
     

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  2. mcapehart

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    Unfortunately it doesn't appear to be supporting GV...strange, because I have my SMS configured with no default so I'm prompted every time to select "Messaging" or "Handcent" or "GV". For Vlingo it only shows "Messaging" and "Handcent".
     
  3. jbdan

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    Wow $10 I like my free version so far :)
     
  4. Eris Lover

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    Us official beta testers have been promised a free copy but have to wait? kind of strange, I'd like to hurry and try it out, it does seem that they have added a few features plus it comes with safereader which the beta did not.
     
  5. dylo22

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    That stinks, I was hoping I can do hands free sms with GV through Vlingo.
     
  6. pdap

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    I downloaded the .apk from the xda forum website (registration was required) and I started playing with the app a little bit, however.... do I need to be connected to either wifi or 3G to make the app work????
     
  7. ubet

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    you do that is the only problem with it
     
  8. smooches680

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    I signed up for the beta testing of the vlingo for android and they sent me the link but once installed and opened i click on the activation code but it wont allow me to key in the activation code i was given. It takes me to the paid application which is suppose to be free for testers. Now what?
     
  9. Hacked

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    It's an awesome app my only complaint is I'm not a fan of the keyboard, since I like the voice integration when I'm texting and don't wanna say "Text: whoever" I just wanna say it. if they could integrate it with Swype that would be awesome.
     
  10. goseminoles

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    I used the Vlingo app on my Blackberry Storm, and was less than impressed with it. It got really frustrating saying the same thing over and over again to get it correct. I find the standard app on the Incredible is much better at voice to text.
     
  11. ubet

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    Blackberry is just not user friendly. Everything takes twice as long on one and doesn't do a tenth of what the dinc will. My bb was so frustrating, take 5 mins to load a web page dinc takes seconds.
     
  12. ShadowFX

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    Same here smooches...where do we put in the activation code?? I wanna try this app out!!
     
  13. dan330

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    where do you sign up for the beta testing??
     
  14. wesmorry

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    I have it and love it. I don't have to say things more than once or twice as long as I turn off the radio and speak into the phone. My only complaint (and I would like to ask if any one has a fix...) I now have a Bluetooth since downloading the Vlingo app. I still have to speak into the phone even while the bluetooth is working when I want to text or have a text read to me. I can make a call through the blue tooth though. Where as my boyfriend has a bluetooth and it all goes through his BT earpiece so he can speak and listen all through the BT. It is a little frustrating...
     
  15. ctc

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    Go into Vlingo, tap Menu and tap Settings. Then go to Advanced Settings and check off Listen over Bluetooth.
     
  16. Teris

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    Does Vlingo do the same things as Edwin?
     

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