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Re: Rename "TTS" object to "TextToSpeech"

From: Dominic Mazzoni <dmazzoni@google.com>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 12:12:04 -0700
Message-ID: <CAFz-FYxsdviay8YhAedn-aCAEzoofFifc08t-d3CwgKBb3wUGA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Adam Sobieski <adamsobieski@hotmail.com>
Cc: Glen Shires <gshires@google.com>, public-speech-api-contrib-request@w3.org, public-speech-api@w3.org
Or, how about renaming both the recognition and TTS parts to make them more
consistent: SpeechInput and SpeechOutput.

On Tue, May 15, 2012 at 10:45 AM, Adam Sobieski <adamsobieski@hotmail.com>wrote:

>  Glen,
>
> "TextToSpeech" does seem better than "TTS".  Some other options include
> "SpeechSynthesis" and "SpeechSynthesizer".
>
>
>
> Kind regards,
>
> Adam
> ------------------------------
> From: gshires@google.com
> Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 10:02:54 -0700
> To: public-speech-api@w3.org
> Subject: Rename "TTS" object to "TextToSpeech"
>
>
> I propose we rename the "TTS" object "TextToSpeech".
>
> There seems to be agreement that TTS is too short [1], and is an acronym
> that may not be familiar to some developers.
> TextToSpeech adds clarity, while still being reasonably short and easy to
> spell.
>
> [1]
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-speech-api-contrib/2012Apr/0005.html
>
> /Glen Shires
>
>
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