Monthly Archives: September 2010

Week’s Roundup: I Didn’t Mean to Get Political

I doubt our former president would come and visit for this purpose, but apparently Dragon NaturallySpeaking thinks otherwise, because— What I actually said to my computer: If push comes to shove… How my voice software translated it:  If Bush comes … Continue reading

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My “Fees Composter” from Google

Voice recognition software has a tough enough time translating your words into type when it has had a chance to learn your voice.  But the job is even tougher without that chance, as you know if you use Google Voice … Continue reading

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Engine Years and Witching Grains

It’s been a while, but here are two recent voice recognition errors that stood out: What I actually said to my computer: which ingrains… How my voice software translated it:  witching grains… And one more: What I actually said to … Continue reading

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