[whatwg] Web API for speech recognition and synthesis

Mike Hearn mike at plan99.net
Wed Dec 2 08:55:40 PST 2009

Is speech support a feature of the web page, or the web browser?

On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 12:32 PM, Bjorn Bringert <bringert at google.com> wrote:
> We've been watching our colleagues build native apps that use speech
> recognition and speech synthesis, and would like to have JavaScript
> APIs that let us do the same in web apps. We are thinking about
> creating a lightweight and implementation-independent API that lets
> web apps use speech services. Is anyone else interested in that?
> Bjorn Bringert, David Singleton, Gummi Hafsteinsson
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