"If you happen to have followed the path of speech recognition
software over the years, you know that it's been a rocky road.
Pundits ranging from Ray Kurzweil to Bill Gates, have, at various
times, proclaimed speech recognition to be the wave of the
computing future, but you probably rely on mice, keyboards and
pointing devices to interact with computers more than microphones.
Today, there is an interesting query posted on Slashdot, asking
whether there is any free, open source software in this area. Well