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Re: Web interface for VXML applications

From: Adrian Collins <adrian@uow.edu.au>
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 04:16:48 -0500 (EST)
Message-ID: <3C566746.4707C700@uow.edu.au>
To: www-voice@w3.org
I'm very interested in this interface and the related technology, and (as it happens), I'm currently searching around for an interesting PHD topic. Does anyone have any suggestions (related to this area), for a little niche which could provide some
grist.

ajc
Carlos Gonçalves wrote:

> Hi Patrick
>
> There are a few VoiceXML interpreters out there that use Microsoft SAPI for recognition and text-to-speech.
> MS SAPI is ideal for the desktop/testing environment, because it is cheap and easy to setup.
> Performance and scalability are obviously not as good as the bigger players (Nuance, SpeechWorks etc.)
>
> Regards
> Carlos
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Patrick Corbett [mailto:patrick@umit.maine.edu]
> Sent: January 28, 2002 8:59 PM
> To: www-voice@w3.org
> Subject: Web interface for VXML applications
>
> I was lured into the VXML environment assuming that it could be interacted with by simply speaking to your computer via a microphone. Ultimately, I wish to design a hands-free environment for browsing the Internet, etc. As it seems, most VXML is
> based in telephony interfaces.
>
> Has there been any work or discussion as to how this could work through a direct interface with a PC?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Patrick
Received on Tuesday, 29 January 2002 05:24:51 GMT

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