Developer: SoundHound Inc. Version: 1.4.9 Requirement: Varies with device Price: Free


October 4, 2016
Change log
  • HOUND APK 1.4.9 helps users to search for something, using a voice command with a faster time than the default virtual assistant. You can give a fairly detailed voice commands such as “Where is the nearest restaurant current location?” and the application will automatically provide a list of nearby restaurants complete with addresses and also the price. Not only that, the application Hound reportedly can also be used to search for information that seemed impossible can be done by Siri and Cortana as “What is the population of Japan’s capital, Tokyo?” Kevin Mohajer, CEO of SoundHound reveal if the remarkable ability of this application could not be separated from the combination of machine learning and artificial technology that can make this app has the ability to speech-to-meaning.

    Mohajer said, with capabilities that can directly interpret the command or utterance of the user directly to the search results can be presented quickly than similar features. Nevertheless, Mohajer admitted if the application of this creation, not free from shortcomings.

    He said that if a third-party application, such as Hound will have a shortage cannot access information that is confidential or too personal. Mohajer explain if this app today still cannot be used to access services from the default OS smartphones, such as GMail, iMessages, and others. Additionally, Mohajer explained if to scratch, users must access the individual applications thus making the search process via Hound sometimes too troublesome.

    Features of HOUND 1.4.9 APK for Android
    • Weather + Temperature
    • “What’s the weather going to be like tomorrow at 6pm?
    • Local Search + Yelp Restaurants
    • Ask for restaurants, coffee shops, stores, and be as specific as you’d like
    • You can even exclude places or that you don’t want, such as food types
    • Navigation (GPS) + Directions
    • Ask for a destination and to navigate there seamlessly
    • Get the best directions taking traffic into consideration
    • Hotel Search + Expedia booking
    • Be specific on travel options
    • Uber
    • Get fare estimates, journey time, speak your destination and book, all hands-free
    • Make phone calls and send text messages – hands-free personal assistant
    • Web searches – speak what you’re looking for instead of typing
    • Calculator – easily make quick calculations through voice commands
    • And more
    HOUND Screenshot 1
  • HOUND APK 1.4.9 Latest Version

    • Movie showtimes and theater update. You can now ask for:
    • “OK Hound… what movies are playing near me around 7pm?”
    • “OK Hound… what are the top action movies in theaters right now?”
    • “Which of these are are playing tonight between 8 and 10 pm?”
    • “What movies are playing in IMAX?”
    • Bug Fixes and Improvements
  • Apps Reviews

    I’m always on the lookout for new and better personal assistants, so after hearing about this app today I thought I’d give it a try. It’s definitely fast and I like being able to talk to it in a normal tone. Results are accurate, for the most part.