This is a quote that a friend sent to me…
What do you get when you cross the use of mobile phones with handheld computers and add speech recognition software?
Answer – the Web of the near future. Peter Alesso and Craig Smith have a new book which spells out the new technology they predict will be taking over shortly.
It includes not only speaking our instructions to computers, but having them speak back to us, via Speech Synthetic Markup Language, which enables web pages to be read out loud by text-to-speech generators.
This is not science-fiction stuff, but technology that’s already with us. Glimpse the future at – http://www.mantex.co.uk/reviews/alesso.htm