With Speech Recognition you can speak to your computer, tablet or smartphone to control it, give commands and dictate text.
- Useful for anyone because you can typically speak faster than you can type;
- helpful for people with physical difficulties, dyslexia, writing or spelling difficulties, or visual impairment;
- freely built in to all computer, tablet and smartphone operating systems;
- you can also buy software for Windows and Mac computers.
What's available on iPads, iPhones and Android?
Intelligent personal assistant on the iPad.
Google Voice Typing is Android's version of speech recognition.
What's available on a Chromebook?
Built-in Chromebook tool.
Dictate into Google Docs on Chromebook.