Speech


Zuckerberg ruled Not to Remove Trump's 'Hate Speech' from Facebook

Zuckerberg ruled Not to Remove Trump's 'Hate Speech' from Facebook

While some Facebook employees tried to remove certain controversial posts by US presidential candidate Donald Trump from the we...

Oct 23 2016, 1:44am CDT

Ford CEO to Deliver Speech at CES 2017 on Ford Smart Mobility

Ford CEO to Deliver Speech at CES 2017 on Ford Smart Mobility

Mark Fields will give a speech at the annual Leaders in Technology (LIT) Dinner....

Oct 20 2016, 1:36pm CDT

New Microsoft Speech Recognition System Matches Humans

New Microsoft Speech Recognition System Matches Humans

In a major breakthrough in the field of speech recognition, Microsoft researchers have created a technology that accurately re...

Oct 19 2016, 10:45am CDT

One Step for Man: Neil Armstrong Didn't Say That

One Step for Man: Neil Armstrong Didn't Say That

It might just be one of the most famous quotes of all time: "That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." These...

Sep 18 2016, 3:40pm CDT

Disney Research Unveils Speech Recognition System for Kids Video Game

Disney Research Unveils Speech Recognition System for Kids Video Game

As commercial speech recognition systems are derived largely from adult speech, Disney researchers have developed a new speech...

Sep 7 2016, 9:24am CDT

Smartphone Speech Recognition Software Can Write Faster Than You

Smartphone Speech Recognition Software Can Write Faster Than You

A smartphone speech recognition software can write text messages three times faster than humans, say researchers, adding that...

Aug 29 2016, 6:44am CDT

Microsoft Unveils new Tools to Curb Hate Speech

Microsoft Unveils new Tools to Curb Hate Speech

In an effort to curb hate speech and ensure safe online communities, Microsoft has announced a new dedicated web form for repo...

Aug 27 2016, 12:45am CDT

Orangutan That Mimics Human Sounds Gives Clues to the Origin of Human Speech

Orangutan That Mimics Human Sounds Gives Clues to the Origin of Human Speech

Researh suggests that voice control in orangutans can help understand how human speech evolved over time....

Jul 27 2016, 9:55pm CDT

Why You Don't Want to Miss Peter Thiel's Speech Tonight

Why You Don't Want to Miss Peter Thiel's Speech Tonight

When you think about the Silicon Valley tech industry, you probably don't picture a lot of people who are going to vote for Don...

Jul 21 2016, 7:32pm CDT

Mind Reaching Machine Could Turn Your Secret Thoughts into Speech

Mind Reaching Machine Could Turn Your Secret Thoughts into Speech

It is a possibility that future machines may penetrate the inner recesses of the human mind. Thus all secret thoughts and feeli...

May 30 2016, 10:55am CDT

Leonardo DiCaprio Delivers Powerful Climate Change Speech at UN: Watch

Leonardo DiCaprio Delivers Powerful Climate Change Speech at UN: Watch

The method actor, Leo DiCaprio delivered a forceful speech before the UN on global warming. He emphasized the fact that no more...

Apr 25 2016, 9:36am CDT

Hearing loss treatment

People with Hearing Loss Have Better Memory and Speech Functions with Hearing Aids

A new study has found that hearing loss makes people to suffer emotion problems associated with their difficulty in understandi...

Feb 29 2016, 8:08am CST

Facebook

Facebook Hires Firm To Monitor and Delete Hate Speech, Racist Comments in Germany

Following the rise of hate speech and other xenophobic comments in Germany, Facebook has risen to monitor its social platform a...

Jan 19 2016, 7:12am CST

Apple Buys Speech Recognition Startup- VocalIQ

Apple Buys Speech Recognition Startup- VocalIQ

Siri is going to improve soon!...

Oct 4 2015, 2:58am CDT

Amy Schumer Delivers Offbeat Acceptance Speech at Glamour Awards

Amy Schumer Delivers Offbeat Acceptance Speech at Glamour Awards

Amy Schumer’s extremely offbeat acceptance speech for Glamour’s Trailblazer Award shocked some of the chick-lit editors in the...

Jun 5 2015, 5:35am CDT

Robert De Niro Delivers Commencement Speech to School Grads

Robert De Niro Delivers Commencement Speech to Tisch Grads

The tough no-nonense actor, Robert De Niro delivered a realistic speech filled with wisecracks and solid golden advice to Tisch...

May 23 2015, 4:00am CDT

70 Years of Liberation for Dachau Survivors, Angela Merkel Delivers Speech

70 Years of Liberation for Dachau Survivors, Angela Merkel Delivers Speech

May 3 marks the 70th anniversary of Dachau survivors' liberation from Nazis. Chancellor Angela Merkel advises Germans to n...

May 3 2015, 3:24pm CDT

Patricia Arquette demands Equal Wages Rights for Women in Oscars Speech

Patricia Arquette demands Equal Wages Rights for Women in Oscars Speech

The Oscar winning star took her 2 minutes in spotlight to highlight the women’s right to equal wages and rights....

Feb 23 2015, 9:18am CST

New Google App will Automatically Translate Speech into Text in Real-Time

New Google App will Automatically Translate Speech into Text in Real-Time

This new app will be available for smartphones soon and will offer translation of 90 languages....

Jan 12 2015, 8:13am CST

George Clooney Golden Globe Speech surprises Amal Clooney

George Clooney Golden Globe Speech surprises Amal Clooney

George Clooney took everyone by surprise by his Golden Globe speech which was hilarious and serious in equal measures. His wife...

Jan 12 2015, 2:59am CST

Jerry Seinfeld Mocks Advertising Industry During Award Speech

Jerry Seinfeld Mocks Advertising Industry During Award Speech

"We know the product is going to stink. We know that because we live in the world, and we know that everything stinks.&quo...

Oct 6 2014, 11:17pm CDT

Michael Strahan Gives Emotional Hall of Fame Induction Speech

Michael Strahan Gives Emotional Hall of Fame Induction Speech

Former New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan gave an emotional speech during his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction on...

Aug 4 2014, 11:05pm CDT

Bill Russell Okay After Collapsing During Lake Tahoe Speech

Bill Russell Okay After Collapsing During Lake Tahoe Speech

Boston Celtics great and 11-time NBA champion Bill Russell is okay after he collapsed while delivering a speech in Lake Tahoe,...

Jul 17 2014, 8:09pm CDT

Samsung May Acquire Speech Recognition Company Nuance Communications

Samsung May Acquire Speech Recognition Company Nuance Communications

Nuance Communications is reportedly holding talks with potential buyers, and one of them is Samsung....

Jun 17 2014, 2:20am CDT

Jim Carrey Speaks About his Late Father in Inspirational Speech

Jim Carrey Delivers Inspirational Commencement Speech

Jim Carrey recently spoke about how his late father spurred him on to become an actor in an inspirational commencement speech....

May 27 2014, 4:27am CDT

Duck Dynasty: Phil Robertson Delivers Anti-Gay Speech

Duck Dynasty Patriarch Phil Robertson Delivers Anti-Gay Speech [Video]

The patriarch of Duck Dynasty Phil Robertson has once again delivered an anti-homosexuality speech and this time around it may...

May 23 2014, 6:04am CDT

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor with Speech - VGP 4050 from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor with Speech - VGP 4050 from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor with Speech - VGP 4050 from Vitagoods LLC...

Jan 11 2014, 12:43pm CST

Queen’s WWIII Speech Describes Horrors of War

Queen’s WWIII Speech Describes Horrors of War

A speech that was written but never delivered was unearthed. In it the Queen of England speaks regarding the possibility of WWI...

Aug 2 2013, 3:57am CDT

Apple to Improve SIRI via Speech Recognition Team in Boston

Apple to Improve SIRI via Speech Recognition Team in Boston

Apple has its speech recognition tech team working in the Boston region. The main goal is to improve SIRI. Several speech recog...

Jul 27 2013, 3:59am CDT

Facebook to Update Policy After Hate Speech and Advertisers Backlash

Facebook to Update Policy After Hate Speech and Advertisers Backlash

Facebook is facing intense pressure from civil rights activists and feminist groups to change its content strategy. Mark Zucker...

May 29 2013, 9:19am CDT

CeBIT 2011: Ford CEO Mulally continues Tech Show Tour with CeBIT 2011 Keynote Speech

CeBIT 2011: Ford CEO Mulally continues Tech Show Tour with CeBIT 2011 Keynote Speech

Ford's CEO Alan Mulally will hold a keynote speech in Germany at the CeBIT 2011. Mulally was also a keynote speaker at the CES...

Feb 11 2011, 3:14am CST

Garmin nuvi 855 4.3" GPS w/ Speech Recognition for $98 + $2 s&h

Garmin nuvi 855 4.3" GPS w/ Speech Recognition for $98 + $2 s&h

Today only, Walmart offers the Garmin nüvi 855 4.3" Portable GPS Navigation System, model no. 010-00577-31, for $98. Shipping a...

Oct 11 2010, 12:28pm CDT

Nuance and Ford Bring Natural Speech Capability to Sync

Nuance is well known in the speech recognition market for computers and other devices. The company makes software that lets you...

Jan 8 2010, 8:00am CST

Intel Unveils Intel Reader with Text to Speech

Intel Unveils Intel Reader with Text to Speech

Intel has launched a new reader that is not aimed at the same markets that the typical eReaders are aimed at. The reader from I...

Nov 11 2009, 11:00am CST

Speech Recognition Software Hits Blackberry.

Speech Recognition Software Hits Blackberry.

SHAPE services have announced that their IM+ instant messaging client will now include voice-to-text capabilities. This means t...

May 4 2009, 5:00pm CDT

Garmin nuvi 860 with full Menu Speech Recognition

Garmin nuvi 860 with full Menu Speech Recognition

Garmin unveiled the new nüvi 860, the first portable navigation device with full menu speech recognition. Other feature highl...

Jul 6 2008, 12:03pm CDT

Ectaco iTRAVL NTL-9C Speech to Speech Translator

Ectaco iTRAVL NTL-9C Speech to Speech Translator

Ectaco offers with the iTRAVL NTL-9C a speech to speech multi-lingual translator gadget. This top of the line translator tran...

Oct 29 2007, 10:00am CDT

Speech Remote Controlled Airplane

Speech Remote Controlled Airplane

Aeronautics researchers at MIT have developed a aircraft guidance system that allows a pilot in one plane to guide another unm...

Nov 8 2004, 12:43pm EST