Questions about programs that have some capability to process human speech and produce a desired result in return, such as text appearing on screen or some action being performed.

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Best speech recognition software for ubuntu

Can someone please suggest to me a good speech recognition software for Ubuntu. I want a software which controls everything. Like for example, on the login screen instead of typing password I can say ...
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Installed Simon Doesn't Start: Could not initialize scenarios and shadow dictionary

I have installed Simon, the Speech Recognition application in my Ubuntu 13.04 64amd system, with following command: sudo apt-get --install-suggests --install-recommends install simon After the ...
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How to use palaver on ubuntu 13.04 32bit?

I tried a lot to install palaver speech recognition software. But I have failed many a time. But eventually I installed it. However, I cannot use it! That's the problem. Tell me what to do?
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Offline speech recognition application for dictation with word processor like LibreOffice [duplicate]

I'm aware that there's already same question thing, but they either didn't work or are outdated so here it is... I could use a speech-to-text thing that preferentially can enter into writers (I have ...
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simple Speech recognition under linux

Anyone have a simple tutorial for running speech recognition under linux? I see that pocketsphinx is available as a binary download in the software centre, but running it from terminal fails reporting ...
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Is there speech recognition in Ubuntu for phones?

Is Ubuntu Touch is able to recognize voice commands? What kind of speech recognition is built in and is it usable in Ubuntu desktops?
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simon listens 4.0 build - further - error

I'm a PhD researcher in Applied Anthropology, and I am trying to dictate fieldnotes to my Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS (x86_64 3.2.0-36-generic). I undestand Simon is a "simple install-and-go project" which ...
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Why does the Julius speech recognition engine return a segmentation fault when passing a WAV file?

I installed the julius and julius-voxforge packages on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and now I'm trying to run the julius command on a WAV file called test.wav. I ran this command: julius -input raw test.wav ...
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How do I install freeTTS in 12.04?

I am working on speech recognition in java; for which I require a third party library. As I need to import classes like javax.speech.Recognition in my code. I downloaded the source code from this ...
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Speech-recognition app to convert MP3 to text?

Does any one know of an application that can convert audio to text? I'm running ubuntu 12.04 LTS.
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Software for speech transcription

I have a bunch of audio files contained ordinary speech, mainly in mp3 format which I'd like to convert to text. Does anyone know of software that can do this?
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speech recognition on ubuntu server, what are my options?

I want my ubuntu server to start playing music when I say the command, just like on iphone... "play [album]" "play [song]" etc. I also want it to turn on light on my arduino project. So to achieve ...
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How to use Julius on 11.10 [closed]

I like to set a speech recognition on my laptop and I try julius but I have no idea how to use it. Can any body help or point me on the right direction Thanks
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“Screen-Reader tool Orca” and extendable/customizable functionality in Ubuntu?

Here is what i want to do: I want to put/run Orca as an idle process in background after booting into Ubuntu. (No problem there so far.) Now when I open up a text file or website in my [web]browser; ...
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 11 installer on wine gets stuck

So I am trying to install Dragon Naturally Speaking 11 on Wine but at the installation I manage to get only at the last point of the setup where it is stuck for more than an hour What should I do ...
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Speech to Text - Dragon Speaking software alternative [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Alternative to Dragon Naturally Speaking? Is there any good speech to text tool like one we have for Win & Mac named Dragon Speaking software? I found this question ...
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Alternative to Dragon Naturally Speaking?

Is there a Ubuntu alternative for this program?