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Terry 6 Silver badge

Re: Time for some truly revolutionary GUIs?

Voice control has a built in drawback.

Voice

No one wants to hear you talking to you computer.

Not many people want to be heard talking to their own computer either.

So unless you are in a private office voice control is not a good idea. It's fine on StarTrek, but not in the middle of an open plan office. ( And even in StarTrek they didn't often talk to the computer, come to think of it.)

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