Big props to +Intel for not backing down from a challenge.
For 3 years, Intel Labs worked in close collaboration with Hawking to acutely address his needs and in January of 2014, they announced the first stable release that Hawking would use to replace his decades-old speech system.
There was a near instant 10x improvement to all common tasks such as conducting a web search or opening a Word document.
Fast-forward a few months and now Intel has open sourced the whole platform to allow researchers and hackers to broaden its use for people with disabilities of all backgrounds.
Disclaimer: This post does not constitute an endorsement of any Microsoft service, technology or product by Stephen Hawking. The purpose of this post is to discuss Intel's communication platform for individuals with disabilities and it's technical details. Pictures are used purely for ...
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