Daily Archive for November 3rd, 2010

Google Voice sucks at transcribing voicemails from my Mom #1

I love Google Voice but it sucks at speech-to-text translation from my Mom. Of course this is not GV’s fault because most of the time, my Mom is speaking Chinese or maybe Chinglish at best. I really don’t expect it to translate twice! Here’s one example:

8/30/10 8:44 AM
I was in my name is Anthony Now, what things can and coming out if you could please call. They had a so it’s a hump. This week or so if you Not Gonna on sell spent in so. It’s all about the Nokia nadski says if you could. All. So, listen to your home okay just now, ohh.

Note: Message mostly in Chinese
What GV got right: ohh (in italics)
What GV got wrong: Everything else.




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