Astronauts on NASA's International Space Station are using a speech recognition-powered virtual crew assistant named Clarissa to talk them through water quality testing, medical exams, and equipment checks.
Just one of the more intriguing applications of voice automation/speech recognition technology as detailed by Nuance in its new speech blog. There are also details about a speech application that helps you identify songs played on your favorite radio station.
Nuance is one Eastwick client taking advantage of the blogosphere to relay industry-related news, discuss recent research reports and preview products. We’ll be keeping a close eye on this newly-created blog and the response it generates.