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Empowering education through speech technology

Empowering education through speech technology

  Representational Image Speech recognition based apps can help in bridging learning gaps in India, writes Shruti Niraj Rural student often face problems in reading, and understanding simple text books in Hindi and English. To overcome this challenge, Google has come up with an app called Bolo, which aims at helping primary school children read and [...]

March 12, 2019 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Empowering education through speech technology

Smartphones, Tablets May Cause Speech Development Delays in Kids

Smartphones, Tablets May Cause Speech Development Delays in Kids

Parents, take note! Spending too much time on smartphones, tablets and other devices may delay speech development in toddlers, a new study warns. The study included 894 children between ages six months and two years participating in a practice-based research network in Toronto between 2011 and 2015. By their 18-month check-ups, 20 percent of the [...]

May 5, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Smartphones, Tablets May Cause Speech Development Delays in Kids

Trump Stays Silent On Health Law In Speech, Then Sets Tone For Repeal

Trump Stays Silent On Health Law In Speech, Then Sets Tone For Repeal

Repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act has been considered the new Trump administration’s top priority. But you wouldn’t know that from the new president’s earliest speech. President Donald Trump’s brief inaugural address mentioned many of the issues he raised repeatedly on the campaign trail — jobs, immigration and trade policy. But there was not [...]

January 21, 2017 Saheli Health Comments Off on Trump Stays Silent On Health Law In Speech, Then Sets Tone For Repeal

Student Gives Passionate Speech On Why Betsy DeVos Shouldn’t Be Education Secretary

Student Gives Passionate Speech On Why Betsy DeVos Shouldn’t Be Education Secretary

In a powerful and passionate speech, a Detroit student expressed why she doesn’t think Betsy DeVos should be Secretary of Education. In a video the American Federation of Teachers posted on Facebook, Dannah Wilson (whose name was spelled incorrectly in the video and later corrected in the comments) explained that 119 parents, organizers and students (including herself) [...]

January 20, 2017 Saheli Education Comments Off on Student Gives Passionate Speech On Why Betsy DeVos Shouldn’t Be Education Secretary

Narendra Modi’s speech on Independence Day 2016: Here are the top quotes

Narendra Modi’s speech on Independence Day 2016: Here are the top quotes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday morning addressed the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort to commemorate the 70th year of Independence. Prime Minister Modi hoisted the flag at the Red Fort post. Those present at the Red Fort included dignitaries from across the world, eminent professionals, and school students. The Prime Minister’s speech [...]

August 15, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Narendra Modi’s speech on Independence Day 2016: Here are the top quotes

AP fact check: Hillary Clinton’s speech and other remarks from DNC’s final day

AP fact check: Hillary Clinton’s speech and other remarks from DNC’s final day

WASHINGTON — In her speech accepting the Democratic nomination, Hillary Clinton wrongly implied Donald Trump has proposed banning Islam in America and sketched out a plan for defeating Islamic State militants that merely mirrors what the U.S. is already trying to do. Clinton spoke Thursday night to the largest TV audience she is likely to [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on AP fact check: Hillary Clinton’s speech and other remarks from DNC’s final day

New chair of Council of Mortgage Lenders in Scotland gives first public speech

New chair of Council of Mortgage Lenders in Scotland gives first public speech

Carol Anderson, Scotland branch and business banking distribution director at TSB Bank, has been appointed new chair of the Council of Mortgage Lenders in Scotland. She succeeds Linda Docherty, of Clydesdale Bank. Carol’s appointment coincides with CML Scotland’s annual lunch in Edinburgh where 200 members of the Scottish mortgage market listened to her first public [...]

March 14, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on New chair of Council of Mortgage Lenders in Scotland gives first public speech