As if robots and snakes weren’t creepy enough on their own, someone has decided to combine the two to create a deeply unsettling machine. It’s official name is Anna Conda, but I think I’ll call it the shriek extractor 2000. One interesting thing about this robot snake is that it is powered by water- it has hydraulic valves and cylinders inside that make the snake move.
When I say “type with your mouth”, I’m not talking about using your tongue. That sounds unsanitary at best, and at worst, you’re asking to get shocked. Besides, it would probably slow your typing down to a crawl. What I’m talking about is voice recognition software that types as you speak.
Sore fingers and wrists could be a thing of the past, while simultaneously giving you the ability to produce content as quickly as you speak. This is the promise of the Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 Standard software package.
Besides giving you the ability to type without using a keyboard, you can also control your computer using your voice- making it search the internet, launch different applications, etc. What you decide to do with your hands while using this software is none of my business.
If I could get my hands on Dragon Naturally Speaking 10 Preferred , I would surely be writing a greater quantity of posts, and I would be writing much wordier posts as well. Unfortunately, my computer is starting to show it’s age, and I’m not so confident in it’s ability to take on such an awesome program. Until I can afford to upgrade my PC, I’ll just have to drool over the following video: