Little late to the party on this one, but #Mozilla has recently released their #CommonVoice database and it's the business. https://fumbling.it/common-voice-dataset-released/
Voice assistants are like children:
- Hilarious to talk to
- Good at hanging around in your kitchen
- Rubbish at jokes
- Always much smarter and much stupider than you expect
Tried out #mycroft. Had a blast 🚀👍
Is Icelandic really endangered? While I acknowledge this isn't my field of expertise, count me sceptical. https://www.michaelhoward.kiwi/cold-facts/
Leeches, loanwords and lazy linguistics: https://www.michaelhoward.kiwi/sucker-for-etymology/
I built a keyboard to type IPA symbols! You can read about how I made it here: https://www.michaelhoward.kiwi/building-a-standalone-ipa-keyboard-part-4-putting-it-all-together/
What's the Japanese word for milkshake? I recently had a surprisingly hard time finding out...
Let's go Mastodon! #firsttoot
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