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I asked around at the Trace Center, and Gregg Vanderheiden gave this reply.
Votrax was the earliest stand alone synthesizer I know of.
Echo was also early but votrax was earlier.
There were of course a bunch of mainframes that synthesized speech.
Voice Input ??? hmmmm. I would talk to dragon and kurzweil and ask them.
Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D.
Professor - Human Factors
Dept of Ind. Engr. - U of Wis.
Director - Trace R & D Center
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At 12:10 PM 10/7/97 EDT, you wrote:
>I just got asked what the earliest speech input and speech output
>systems were, I just thought somone on this list might know.
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