Download Sample DSS Pro .ds2 Audio Files From Here

We often get asked for sample audio files so only made sense to make a blog containing said files. These sample files are the .ds2 audio files created by the pro digital dictaphones from Olympus, Grundig and Phillips and set the standard in the digital dictation world especially for confidential audio, hence the popularity with … read more

Olympus ODMS Patch 16 Released – Update Your Dictation / Transcription Module Software

Olympus Australia just released another patch for their ODMS (Olympus Dictation Management System) dictation and transcription module software. The latest patch, known as Patch0016 contains a number of undisclosed bug fixes and minor improvements. It is recommended for all users of Olympus ODMS, both dictation and transcription module, to apply this patch.  Recently there have … read more

Olympus Dictation – Smartphone App for Secure Professional Productivity Gains

Olympus Mobile Dictation App

Search on the Apple App Store or Google Play for dictation apps and there are plenty to choose from. Most will mimic the professional handheld dictaphones allowing audio to be recorded while stopping/starting and rewinding to hear what was last said and then continue before completing an audio file. This is great and gives the … read more

ODMS 6.4 Release – Olympus Dictation Management System for Windows

On 1st July 2015 the latest version of ODMS hit the Olympus servers for public download. This is a free update to your ODMS dictation or transcription module software. New features and improvements include: •        Enhancement of Dictation/Transcription file exchange via ODDS, which now allows typists to automatically send reply documents back … read more

$50 off Olympus DS-7000 – ’tis the season for a discount, fa la la la la …

As we rapidly approach the end of the calendar year it is time to reflect and enjoy the silly season, treat our friends and loved ones and perhaps leave some space to treat ourselves too? Well if you have been one of those medical or legal types who have looked longingly at a new digital … read more

Clock Ticks On Olympus DSS Player Pro 5 Support – End of Life July 2014

Olympus are about to discontinue support for the ground breaking DSS Player Pro release 5 that has served many a dictator and professional transcriptionist well over the last few years. And, as a word of warning for those still clinging to this release, now is the time to finally bite the bullet and upgrade to … read more

Olympus Release Dictation iOS App But Is There More To Come?

This post is a short one. I suspect there is more coming for this new app so will hold off doing a full review until the complete picture is known. Olympus audio department have finally taken the plunge into the iOS app store (iPhone only) releasing the Olympus Dictation voice recording app { iTunes link … read more

iPhone Hugo Dictation with Automatic Transcription using Olympus ODMS and Dragon NaturallySpeaking

Here is another blog post in our Dragon NaturallySpeaking series. We are trying to demonstrate to both digital dictators and digital transcription typists how you can use Dragon in your daily work life to reduce typing time and increase productive time. In this post we are looking at remote recording apps and how they can … read more