Microsoft Enables Real Time Voice-to-Text and Transcription from Audio Files in Word

Microsoft Word Dictate Transcribe from voice-to-text realtime or from a file

Microsoft via Office 365 has officially joined the speech recognition club by allowing “Transcribe” in Word. Transcribe is essentially transcription of voice or voices to text. Yes, voices! Transcribe can convert speech to text for multiple speaking voices to text and it can identify those speakers, we have an example in the video below. YES … read more

Philips SpeechExec v10 for Windows End-of-Support – Loyalty Discounted Upgrades Available

Philips Australia SpeechExec v10 EOS End of Support Upgrade Options

SpeechExec v10 End-of-Support – Upgrade to Philips SpeechExec Pro v11 or SpeechLive Philips Dictation Australia has just announced that version v10 of their popular SpeechExec dictation and transcription software for Windows will go End-of-Support on 20th November 2020. What does end-of-support mean? This means that there will be no more updates released for SpeechExec v10 … read more

Phillips Announce New SpeechLive Enhancements – Notifications & Images

Dictate Australia the Philips SpeechLive experts

Philips Dictation has this month announced a couple of enhancement to their SpeechLive Australian hosted cloud dictation and transcription system. SpeechLive Email Notifications for Typists First up for the SpeechLive typists you will now receive a bit more detail in your email when you are notified of new dictations uploaded to SpeechLive. Rather than just … read more

Olympus DS-9500 Firmware Update v1.150

DS9500 free firmware update v1.150

The onslaught of regular firmware updates for the Olympus DS-9500 wifi enabled digital dictaphones continues with this firmware release v1.150 issued today. The regularity of the firmware updates is a good thing, it shows that Olympus is listening to feedback from the global user community and dealers and shows their dedication to continually improve the … read more

Best Transcription Software for Windows – Philips or Olympus?

Best transcription software compare Philips SpeechExec Transcribe vs Olympus ODMS R7 Transcription Module

Let’s start by saying we know that there are a few other popular transcription typing software options out there, Express Scribe from NCH springs to mind, but we are looking at the only two that can process .ds2 (DSS Pro) audio files. DSS Pro is the standard for confidential audio transmitted over the internet and … read more

Automated Voice-to-Text in the Cloud using Philips Speechlive & Your Smartphone

SpeechLive Voice Recognition Demo

Speech Recognition using your iPhone or Android – SpeechLive Voice recognition, the ability for technology to convert spoken word to text, has been on most people who dictate letters and notes for a living’s list to look at. Why? Likely because either a) they pay a lot for transcription, either indirectly tying up a company … read more

Philips Voice Recorder App – Two Subscription Models for Mobile Dictation

Philips SpeechLive and Dictation Hub options with the Recorder App

Dictate Australia has recently become a Philips digital audio dealer. We were nudged this way by some of our clients who wanted an alternative to the popular Olympus Dictation App, that being the Philips Recorder App. Although both apps work off of a yearly subscription model their subscription options are very different, this gives individual … read more