Braina

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Braina
Braina-logo.png
Developer(s) Brainasoft
Operating system Windows
Available in English
Type Intelligent software assistant
License Proprietary
Website www.brainasoft.com/braina/

Braina is an intelligent personal assistant[1] application for Microsoft Windows developed by Brainasoft.[2][3] Braina uses natural language interface[4] and speech recognition[5] to interact with its users and allows users to use natural language sentences to perform various tasks on their computer. The application can find information from the internet, search and play songs[6] and videos of user's choice, take dictation, find and open files, set alarms and reminders, performs math calculations, controls windows and programs etc.[3][7] Braina's Android and iOS apps can be used to interact with the system remotely over a Wi-Fi network.[2]

The name Braina is a short form of Brain Artificial.[8] The software adapts to the user's behavior over time to better anticipate needs.[3] The software also allows users to type commands using keyboard instead of saying them. Braina comes in both free and paid version.

Future plc's TechRadar recognized Braina as one of the top 10 free essential software for 2015.[3] Braina comes in two versions: freeware Lite and Pro.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leo King. "Top 8 virtual personal assistants". Raconteur, published in The Times. Retrieved 2016-03-29. 
  2. ^ a b Rasika Anera; Utkarsh Mehta; Sharangdhar Vaze; G. Hrishikesh. "Personal Assistant to Facilitate User Task Automation" (PDF). International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology. Seventh Sense Research Group. 15 (4): 155–156. 
  3. ^ a b c d Nick Peers. "Best free software for 2015: 10 essential downloads for the year ahead". Future plc. Retrieved 2015-01-10. 
  4. ^ Vladimir A. Fomichov; Alexander A. Razorenov. "The Design of A Natural Language Interface for File System Operations on the basis of a Structured Meanings Model" (PDF). Procedia Computer Science. Elsevier. 31 (2014): 1005–1011. doi:10.1016/j.procs.2014.05.353. Retrieved 2015-01-10. 
  5. ^ "Braina Speech Recognition Software". Retrieved 2015-04-04. 
  6. ^ "Braina Music - Search and Listen to Songs". Retrieved 2018-03-29. 
  7. ^ Joel Lee. "Windows 10 Transformation Pack Gives a Facelift to Windows 7 & 8". MakeUseOf. Retrieved 2015-06-28. 
  8. ^ "Braina Homepage". Retrieved 2015-01-10.