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Comment: impressive technology (Score 1) 366

by elenaran (#35578644) Attached to: China Starts Censoring Phone Calls Mid Sentence
All civil liberties violations concerns aside, this is pretty impressive when you think about it. I mean, American Airlines' phone system can't even understand me when I try to tell it a simple 4 digit flight number in easy-to-understand monotonic English, yet China has somehow developed a technology that can immediately detect very specific words and phrases in a language with five different tones!

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