Today, I interviewed James Greenwell, president and chief executive officer at Datria Systems, for a feature story I’m writing on “Integrating Speech With Enterprise Applications” for May’s print edition of Speech Technology. Let me just say this: The conversation was illuminating and compelling–and the feature will be a must read for any Speech-Head worth his/her […]
Now back in the loving embrace of our New York offices, I thought I’d take a look back at Voice Search and give you Speech Heads out there some final views. Like all trade shows, there was of course a fair amount of wheeling and dealing-companies ponying up to each other, seeing if they could […]
Speech Heads, as promised we are beginning our scientifically rigorous examination of Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10. My brother Adam B. and I have it installed on our respective computers and have been monkeying with it for much of the day. In the interests of fairness and science, we won’t be sharing any judgments just yet, but […]
It looks like all you Speech-Heads are finally getting behind me in my quest to acquire The Guillotine Gary Animated Talking Skeleton. Just this morning, I received a Super Secret Coded Message about Guillotine Gary from a SpeechTechBlog reader–whom I will refer to only as Agent K. The message from Agent K. was important in […]
The Speech Stars are out at Voice Search in beautiful San Diego. Though somewhat small, there is still a pretty interesting smattering of firms represented, from Microsoft on down to Google—both of whom are notoriously difficult to get on the blower (you better believe I’m doing all kinds of legwork to bring some interviews with […]
After all the brouhaha about Kindle 2 and the copyright issues raised by its TTS function, it looks like Amazon has caved. Check out this story for the latest developments.
Ladies and gents, all aboard, the review train is coming. It was a great morning today down at the Speech Tech offices. A huge package arrived from Nuance just stuffed to the brim with copies of NaturallySpeaking 10. You see, my brother Adam B. and I have been angling to get some review copies for […]