1. Introduction 2. History 3. Modern Applications 4. Case Study 5. Ethical Analysis
Voice recognition Speech recognition - converts spoken words to text. The term "voice recognition" is sometimes used to refer to recognition systems that must be trained to a particular speaker.
Voice Recognition software: began in the 1936 with ATT&T's Bell Labs. First company to launch a commercial product was Covox in 1982. Along with (or bundled) this introduction of sound to computers came Speech Recognition.
Voice Recognition software: Dragon Systems. Scansoft, Inc. Accuracy levels have reached 95% and better with transcription speeds at over 160 words per minutes!!!
Healthcare Patients with disabilities Deaf RSI(Repetitive Strain Injury) Military U.S. program -Advanced Fighter Technology Integration (AFTIF) F-35 and French Mirage aircraft.
Xbox Kinect: Video/ audio input applications allow for user to play games and surf the web via voice command. iPhone 4s: Siri- able of taking commands from user and outputting an aswer. ASIMO: Robot made by Honda headquarters in Japan that is capable of working in a human environment.
F-35 Xbox Kinect Siri
ER Department of the Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital in Montreal, QC. Wireless speech recognition in the ER Challenge Solution