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Do You Know What I Mean?

The stories about the misfirings of speech recognition utilities  are legendary. When a phrase is uttered into a system and something  seemingly random is repeated back to the originating voice, it can be entertaining as well as fear-inducing. Imagine having your completely coherent and well-thought-out message to a colleague  turn out sounding like this:  “Hey don’t forget your Dad […]