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A mobile phone translating various languagesVoice recognition comes of age
Engineers have been working on voice recognition for over 40 years, and it has always been a bit sci-fi – but has its time finally come?

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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12 screenshotSoftware reviews - recognition software
Voice recognition technology has come of age, and not just on the desktop - now you can talk to your phone as well as your callers, in multiple languages too.

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An impressive scribble portrait of Morgan Freeman. Vince Low creates art from the chaos of pen linesDoodle know who it is yet? Artist scribbles portraits of famous dyslexics to highlight condition

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He created the range to put a dyslexic perspective on everyday household items. His designed upside down mugs which are easier to lift and are harder to knock overUpside down mugs and double-hooked coat hangers especially designed to make the world easier for dyslexics

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Date: 1 October 2012

Steven Spielberg opens up about his dyslexia
At 65, Spielberg has opened up about being diagnosed with dyslexia five years ago – a revelation he describes as “the last puzzle part in a tremendous mystery that I’ve kept to myself all these years.”
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Olivia's news in @dorkingnews keeping up awareness for #dyslexics pic.twitter.com/AkHQTlA2bL — Tim Loder (@LoderTim) March 7, 2014 read more...
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I recently came across this excellent short video by Coventry University about what it is like to have dyslexia.   it's a very good visual representation - certainly made me think.     read more...
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