Watch Microsoft Turn Spoken English Into Spoken Mandarin Using Speaker’s Own Voice
Speech recognition, as it relates to software, isn't what one might call a perfect science. There are still a number of bugs and glitches to fix in even the best transcription software out there. It's difficult to accurately determine what someone is actually saying at any given time, let alone having a computer try to do all that for you. That's why Microsoft's recent demonstration is so impressive. Not only did they manage to show off a decent automatic transcription of the speech given, but they then managed to translate that into spoken Mandarin using the speaker's own voice.Read on...