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Show HN: VoiceText – Voice notes with transcription in Slack (presence.so)
1 point by junetic 13 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 2 comments

why wouldn't you just use dictation? i've thought about this before and concluded that i certainly don't want my current employing corporation to own my voice data for eternity. specially with the advent of ML and deepfakes for voice, I would prefer to just send text.

at which point, I'd prefer the transcription to be rendered locally or if necessary by a service I trust (such as apple, reluctantly and tentatively).

Yea I understand why you might prefer dictation or a way to process your audio locally. The intent was to provide voice messaging with transcription. Not necessarily provide text as the only output—which dictation is designed for

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