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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    How machines' speech recognition capability has been evolving

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Yam

    ... since speech-to-text dictation and voice-activated dialling are becoming standard features. In mobile phones, voice is already the primary medium for communication, so it is the logical next ...

  2. No more excuses for reverting to type

    Posted Jan 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jamie Carter lifestyle@scmp.com Are you a tour, or a type? (Sorry, that's not what I meant.) By your talk or a type? (No, not even close.) Are you a talker or a tighter? Welcome to the world of voice recognition software. I'm speaking into my co ...

  3. read my lips

    Posted Aug 19th 2007, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson 'Did you say Harriet?' asks the voice-dialling function on my phone in its calm Japanese-American accent. 'Henry,' I repeat, firmly. 'Did you say Helen?' the voice asks. I repeat myself. 'Did you say Herb?&# ...


    Posted Jan 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez If speech-to-text dictation on mobile phones catches on, users might want to avoid saying: 'Oops! I did it again'. The p207 phone, which GSM network operator Cingular Wireless will offer in the United States this quarter, represents a new line of voice activation-ready, high-end handsets, which Samsung Electronics plans to launch in key markets this year. ...

  5. Lifestyle - Motoring

    Hands-free texting still distracting for drivers

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:04pm by AP

    ... talking on a hand-held phone, and using hands-free devices that translate speech into text is the most distracting of all, researchers found. Speech-to-text systems that enable drivers to send, ... underestimates the concentration required of drivers, and thus the ability of speech-to-text systems to distract them. ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology

    Word of mouth: Language-recognition software takes off

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 01:32am by Jamie Carter

    ... the return of the art of dictation should be welcome relief. Although there are small cloud-based speech-to-text features built into Android and Apple smartphones, tablets and desktop computers, these are slow, limited to single sentences, and don't allow any corrections or control of other functions. The best off-the-shelf speech-to-text software around with a far wider remit ...

  7. Text-to-speech soon to be heard in China

    Posted Feb 10th 2004, 12:00am by Danyll Wills

    ... in English,' Ms Fitzpatrick said. Chris Chan, country manager for Hong Kong, said speech-to-text was improving, but there was room for further enhancement. 'We have a solution but you must train ...

  8. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Hands-free devices pose greater risk to drivers than cellphones, AAA warns

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... on a hand-held phone, and using devices that translate speech into text is most distracting of all, researchers found. Speech-to-text systems that enable drivers to send, scroll through, or delete e-mail ...

  9. Handy software

    Posted Jul 31st 2010, 12:00am by Christopher Wang

    ... The streamlined and smooth interface allows you to be able to edit and organise your notes painlessly, meaning a much more efficient and ordered workspace. Check out the free speech-to-text program Dragon ...

  10. New toolkit for financial professionals

    Posted May 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Insider's front page and each of the partner channels offer still images, graphics, speech-to-text capability and customisation and search capabilities. Tara Joseph, executive producer at Reuters ...




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