Tag: voice
Author: Michael Fauscette Posted: November 15, 2011 1157 views _ Comments
I've used Siri for 3ish weeks now and this morning, as I was "talking to" my iPhone, I was thinking about the way we interact with computing devices and how much that has changed in only a few years. I remember clearly my reaction to the scene in the 1986 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home that's shown in the pic, with Scotty trying to talk to the mouse on an Apple Mac and of course finding earth of the past so primitive as to need keyboards. To the crew of the Starship Enterprise talking to computers was simply the way you interacted with them. That was, of course, very far in the future and even though I'd seen it on the show for... Read the article