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Speech-to-Text/Speech Recognition/Dictation


GBoard - The Google Keyboard

  • Voice typing, easily dictate on the go
  • Gliding typing, type faster by sliding your finger from letter to letter
  • Handwriting, write in cursive or printed letters
  • Multilingual typing, no more switching between languages
  • Google Translate, translate as you type
  • Cost: Free
  • Compatibility: iOS; Android
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Just Press Record

  • One tap recording transcription with iCloud sync
  • Turn voice recordings into text
  • Turns speech into editable, searchable text
  • Supports 30 languages
  • Available on all devices with iCloud sync
  • Cost: $4.99
  • Compatibility: Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch

Speechnotes

  • Powerful speech-enabled online notepad
  • Provides distraction-free environment, background fades out
  • Move from voice-typing (dictation) to key-typing seamlessly
  • One click to email, or print notes
  • Cost: Free
  • Compatability: Chrome Extension

Transcribe

  • Convert audio to text with automatic transcription
  • Supports multiple languages, English, Spanish, French, Hindi and almost all other European and Asian languages
  • Auto-saves every keystroke
  • Create video subtitles, uploadable to video sites
  • Foot pedal integration
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Cost: $20.00/year
  • Compatibility:  Online resource

Dragon Anywhere

  • Speech recognition software that recognizes your works and transcribes them
  • Dictate words into text messages, emails, social media, or paste into other apps and programs using the clipboard feature
  • Hands free, quick dictation for anyone on the go
  • Cost: $14.99/month
  • Compatibility: iOS: iPad, iPhone
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Voice Typing in Google Chrome

  • Go into your Tools menu in the Google Chrome Browser and select Voice Typing
  • Click on the microphone that pops up and start talking
  • Your text will be entered into the typing field
  • Correct mistakes without moving your cursor
  • No training needed
  • Cost: Free
  • Compatibility:  Built-In Chrome Browser Option
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VoiceNote II

  • Extension for Google Chrome that allows you to type by simply speaking out loud
  • Create a shortcut for easy use with other applications
  • Speak your punctuation or click the buttons to add it to the text
  • Cost: Free
  • Compatibility: Google Chrome Extension
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