Google Seeks Help From People With Down Syndrome – Disability Scoop

Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. (Kristoffer Tripplaar/Sipa USA/TNS)

From Siri to Alexa, voice assistants are everywhere, but the technology tends to miss every third word that people with Down syndrome say. Now a new effort is underway to change that.

Google is partnering with the Canadian Down Syndrome Society to collect voice samples from adults with Down syndrome in order to program its algorithm to better decipher the unique speech patterns of this population.

Click here to read full article https://www.disabilityscoop.com/2019/12/03/google-seeks-help-from-people-with-down-syndrome/27512/

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