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Advances in Speech Recognition: Mobile Environments, Call by William Meisel (auth.), Amy Neustein (eds.)

By William Meisel (auth.), Amy Neustein (eds.)

Advances in Speech reputation offers a discussion board for today’s speech know-how leaders – drawn from deepest firm and from educational associations worldwide – to debate the demanding situations, advances and aspirations of voice expertise, which has develop into a part of the operating equipment of lifestyle for shoppers, organizations and healthcare companies either within the army and within the deepest zone. This anthology is split into 3 sections – cellular environments, name facilities and clinics – representing the examine findings of over 30 specialists: speech engineers, approach designers, linguists, IT (information expertise) and MIS (management info platforms) experts. Advances in Speech popularity is brought via speech icons Judith Markowitz and invoice Scholz who together wrote the book’s foreword. The e-book ends with a robust coda through Jim Larson, who brilliantly forecasts in his epilogue the guarantees and, occasionally, the perils of complex speech attractiveness know-how. Advances in Speech acceptance is an invaluable ebook for speech software program builders, speech engineers and others within the box of speech technology.

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The Web is a well-established phenomenon of the last decade, as the report itself points out. It is mobility and making that mobility feasible that marks the trend. Another conundrum raised by the report is the convenient description of one decadelong predominant trend in computing after another. Many areas of technology clearly grow exponentially, Moore’s law of chip complexity being one of the more famous. The economist W. Brian Arthur, in his 2009 book The Nature of Technology: What It Is and How It Evolves, goes into great depth on how technologies evolve and why technology growth accelerates.

Network-based computing power now makes it possible to ­perform speech-to-text dictation from mobile devices. Nuance has recently released a version of Dragon Dictation for the iPhone that provides a simple user interface for dictating text for email, text messages, social networking applications, and any application that requires text entry. 26 S. Taylor Dictation technology will work best when integrated into the applications that use dictation, such as email and messaging clients. On some mobile operating systems, such as Symbian and Android, it is possible to include speech as a universal input method that is active in any application that allows text entry.

2 The Need for Speech Recognition on Mobile Devices Let’s examine the motivations for speech recognition in particular. 1 An Overburdened Graphical User Interface The graphical user interface (GUI) on PCs has fueled its usability and growth. Most smartphones in late 2009 attempted to transplant the GUI concept to mobile phones with minimal innovation. Touch, for example, was added as an alternative pointing device, adding support for multi-finger gestures to zoom in or out and for other functionality.

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