"IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced that ViaVoice Dictation for
Linux was tested and will run on distributions from Caldera
Systems, Mandrake Software, SuSE Linux and TurboLinux. These new
distributions join Red Hat to offer the only commercially available
voice recognition technology solution for the open Linux
"IBM believes voice technology will be the next user interface
for computing in any operating platform and is working with these
companies to provide ViaVoice Technology to the Linux Community.
IBM is working with these distributors to provide ViaVoice
Technology to the Linux Community to offer the next generation of
user interface for computing in any operating platform. IBM
ViaVoice Dictation for Linux is an open source product that lets
users dictate and read documents using natural human speech."
"With increasing support, IBM is helping the end user segment of
the Linux community grow. Providing ViaVoice Dictation for Linux to
the Linux community demonstrates IBM's commitment to Linux and open
source software. Along with other open standards, IBM views Linux
as playing a pivotal role in bringing interoperability to disparate
platforms and providing customers with an open, integrated
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