One man and his dog and his laptop

@ 2004/08/03
Quocirca's man in the field, Jon Collins, takes a hands-on look at voice recognition. Armed with nothing more than a laptop in a rucksack and a dog, he gamely battles to bring you the following:

This is an attempt to dictate a document using voice recognition. I am doing this slightly differently to how I would normally. For a start, I am also walking the dog. Therefore, it is not possible to look at my computer in the normal way, so I have put it in my rucksack. This makes it impossible to see the screen so I have had to resort to other means. I am therefore viewing my laptop screen via a wireless network connection from my Dell Axim PDA.

Comment from kr15t0f @ 2004/08/04
woops, that was dutch
Comment from jmke @ 2004/08/04
that reply was for IKilledMyAGOIA who doesn't speak Dutch kristof...


it points aint the amazing similarities between English and Dutch
Comment from kr15t0f @ 2004/08/04
Quote:
Originally posted by jmke
Dutch is "rugzak" btw
wa anders he
Comment from jmke @ 2004/08/03
Dutch is "rugzak" btw
Comment from IKilledMyAGOIA @ 2004/08/03
rucksack sounds cooler
Comment from Xploited Titan @ 2004/08/03
You've got both I think: one is american english, the other is real english.
Comment from jmke @ 2004/08/03
Comment from Blue_Boy @ 2004/08/03
isn't it Backpack instead of rucksack?

 

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