TOPIC: Â Peter Mahoney of NuanceÂ and Dragon Naturally Speaking fame comes on-air today to discuss the ins and outs of Voice Recognition software and technology, and gives listeners a phenomenal insight to not just the tech, but the business and history! Â If you’ve ever wondered where those hidden Markov models went to, or then again, even if you hadn’t, this is a great show to tune into!
Even before Peter comes on, we hit some high points with good friend Dave “Sparky” Saganaki joining us from his International digs, and of courseÂ Jay GarmonÂ jumps in to keep us on track and tickle our brains with his Geek Trivia of the week:
What is the first of the many, many things wrong with the upcoming “MayanÂ Apocalypse”? Â (Hint: you can start with the words themselves …)
No cool sites of the week this week, but we do kick off our first giveaway in a long time, with a generous offering of Dragon Naturally Speaking, v12 that will be delivered direct to you! Â All you need to do is:
I couldn’t resist sealing this one with some more Alt-J awesomeness. Â This one’s “Breezeblocks” and also has an awesome video online if you get the chance to chase it down!
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