App Name: Maluuba – Voice Recognition for Android

Cost: Free

Developer: Maluuba Inc.

App Market: Download Page


Maluuba is an Android app that uses voice and touch interaction to provide users with direct answers to their queries. Currently it supports a variety of common tasks including checking the weather, viewing movie showtimes, and finding businesses in your area. Maluuba also helps you stay on track by making many organization tools accessible using voice including reminders, appointments and alarms.

They have  launched the app on Android and will be coming to iPhone and Windows Phone shortly.

In this TechCrunch article, Frederic Lardinois states that Maluuba “is the closest thing I’ve seen to a viable Siri competitor on Android