iMac-Compatible PlainTalk Promised

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Date: Monday, February 1st, 1999, 00:00
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According to a TIL article, there will be an update to PlainTalk 1.5 which will make it iMac-compatible. PlainTalk Speech Recognition 1.5 requires a PowerPC-based computer with sound input at 22.050 kHz, which the iMac doesn’t have. The iMac only has sound input at 44.100 kHz.

Apple’s speech technologists are currently working on a version of speech recognition for the iMac and DVD cards, and when ready it will be downloadable for free from

Apple remains committed to further development of its advanced speech technologies and their integration into the User Interface.

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