Monthly Archives: March 2014

Sorry, Dear Auntie

Honest, I was talking about the long-snouted creature that eats ants. Clearly, Dragon NaturallySpeaking didn’t understand:  What I actually said to my computer: ant eater.  How my voice software translated it: aunt eater. I tried once more, and got one … Continue reading

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Scattered Scholar

More trouble with names. Not Dragon NaturallySpeaking’s forte: What I actually said to my computer:  Skyler How my voice software translated it:  Scholar Skyler didn’t mind that voice typo very much.  But this one: What I actually said to my … Continue reading

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Happy and Gay

Two recent voice recognition errors that I wish I’d caught before hitting send:  What I actually said to my computer: dinners and galas  How my voice software translated it:  dinners and gay laws   And one more: What I actually … Continue reading

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