In the rapidly developing technology of Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR), machines are "hearing" and understanding spoken language, and performing actions on verbal commands.
In years gone by, phone makers would wheel out their wackiest inventions only for the eyes of partners and trade show visitors. But ever since the fabled 'banana phone' of five years ago, Nokia...
Product: Nokia 3100 with Xpress-on
Price: HK$1,800 to HK$2,000
Pros: You will never lose your phone in a power cutCons: Draws even more attention in the cinema
Like many a veteran computer user, I have been talking to my PC for years. For once, I would like it to respond.
Due to a repetitive strain injury, I installed Dragon...
Someday you will be able to talk to your computer as easily as you talk to another person, and it will respond to your commands - and that day may be sooner than you think.
TriplePlayPlus! Chinese For PC CD-ROMs While most people living in Hong Kong are Chinese, only a few can speak fluent Putonghua.
A three-day international conference on computer processing and oriental languages was held in the territory.
The aim was to prompt computer scientists and linguists to share their...