You would think that by now, you (and the rest of the world) would be used to taking notes. You have been doing it all through high school, college and began way earlier in your schooling. But won’t be great if you could just sit back and listen to the lecture or the meeting and at the end, be handed a write-up of who said what, when, where and at what time?
Well, that is about to become your reality if Microsoft pulls through with a new test program they’re currently running on Cortana. We learned of this development from a patent Microsoft recently filled; ‘Automatic capture of information from audio data and computer operating context.’
As it works out, Microsoft wants you to summon Cortana at the start of your lecture or meeting. Then have her do an audio recording of who is saying what, what time, what was said, and the follow-up activities. Then Cortana will have to transcribe all that from the recording into text written in a document. At the end of your meeting or lecture, you can just go over the written …read more
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