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The Pros and Cons of Speech to Text vs Human Transcription Services

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Oct 11, 2019 |

I was delighted to be approached by Take Note for a guest blog spot. The post below examines the pros and cons of speech to text tools, and why you may want to use a person for transcription. As of late, speech to text software, also known as automatic voice recognition (ASR), has expanded its…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 25 – Lindisfarne

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Oct 10, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Lindisfarne. Lindisfarne – Introduction to Item 25 We used to visit Lindisfarne, also known as Holy Island, quite a lot when I was a…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 24 – God of the Tyne

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Oct 8, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – God of the River Tyne.  The God of the River Tyne – Introduction to Item 24 This statue has hung on the wall of…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 23 – St Mary’s Church

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Oct 3, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – St Mary’s Church.  St Mary’s Church – Introduction to Item 23 Until a few years ago, I had no idea that this lovely little…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 22 – Felling Pit

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Oct 1, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Felling Pit. Felling Pit – Introduction to Item 22 You’re unlikely to find Felling Pit in a guidebook of the sights and sites of…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 21 – The Castle Keep

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Sep 26, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – The Castle Keep.  The Castle Keep – Introduction to Item 21 Everybody has an object that makes them feel like they’re ‘home’ when they…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 20 – Lipstick Case

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Sep 24, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – the lipstick case. The Lipstick Case – Introduction to Item 20 This lipstick case represents the one carried by my ‘adopted grandmother’, Margaret, in…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 19 – Curry House

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Sep 19, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – the curry house. The Curry House – Introduction to Item 19 This particular curry house is about five minutes’ walk from my house. In…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 18 – Mog the Cat

By gudrunlauret@gmail.com | Sep 17, 2019 |

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – Mog the Cat. Mog the Cat – Introduction to Item 18 This Mog the Cat belonged to my baby brother, Ed, and he carried…

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