These Students Created Software That Could Help Millions Of Deaf People In Brazil

SÃO PAULO -- Approximately 5 percent of Brazilians have some kind of hearing impairment. Despite the widespread implementation of Brazilian Sign Language, also called Libras, in 2005, people with hearing impairments often need the help of translators to read texts, textbooks, websites and other reading material in standard Portuguese, which uses a different grammatical structure. [...]

How Dictation Software is Changing the Way We Communicate

There’s often a noticeable difference between the way we write and the way we speak. Writing allows us to think before we type, and that extra step between a thought and its expression often leads to wording that's more precise—and more formal. But dictation software may be changing that. According to WIRED, as dictation software [...]

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