Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday October 29, 2011

Siri Cannot Understand the Scottish Accent

If you ever spent time watching Star Trek and couldn't completely understand everything Mr. Scott was saying, Siri shares your pain. Many Scots who bought Apple’s latest iPhone are having trouble communicating with the application. Siri simply can’t pick up the accent.

While voice-recognition software is far from perfect, Siri is considered to be unique in its field and ahead of its game, particularly for the general consumer market.