Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clients

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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby kmart27 » Tue Jul 28, 2015 2:36 am

Had an issue today where Nyes Rd because "N-Y-Es Road". Also had a UR where S Bailey Rd was pronounced "S" instead of "South".
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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby voludu2 » Mon Jul 27, 2015 11:24 pm

Jane does a particularly lousy job with place and street names in Italy.
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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby PesachZ » Thu Jul 23, 2015 12:14 pm

PesachZ wrote:
jondrush wrote:Penna is not being said as Pennsylvania. This has been broken since near the end of last year.

Will look into it

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This should be fixed now, clear your TTS using cc@tts to confirm.
A period was added to the end to distinguish it as an abbreviation as opposed to just a name.

Penna will say Penna
Penna. will say Pennsylvania

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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby PesachZ » Thu Jul 23, 2015 3:02 am

jondrush wrote:Penna is not being said as Pennsylvania. This has been broken since near the end of last year.

Will look into it

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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby jondrush » Thu Jul 23, 2015 1:13 am

Penna is not being said as Pennsylvania. This has been broken since near the end of last year.
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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby SocalToe » Thu Jul 16, 2015 6:37 am

Waze doesn't seem to do to well with the Spanish road names.....................
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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby taco909 » Thu Jul 16, 2015 3:48 am

Noted today:
San Dimas

San D-eye-mes (I was so caught by the "eye" that I didn't make not of the "mas" pronounciation but I think it was "mes" which is close enough)

Should be San Dee-mus
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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby whatnt » Thu Jul 16, 2015 3:43 am

I have had first hand experience with Waze omitting the first word of a road name.

When navigating with a left turn from eastbound Central Expy to northbound De La Cruz Blvd here, the app omits the "De" and says "La Cruz Boulevard". I have not tested from any other direction of travel or from any other connecting segments.

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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby SocalToe » Mon Jul 13, 2015 11:34 pm

Yeah!!!!

It's working on 3.7.8.0


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Re: Test of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Abbreviations in Waze Clien

Postby PesachZ » Mon Jul 13, 2015 2:16 am

SocalToe wrote:
PesachZ wrote:Slightly off topic, but just trying to help out. Here is a certified download source for the latest android app version 3.9.5.0
Md5 Checksum: b2d09e1ba4b8fd8b3479e7c130cdd72a

There were some bugs on some devices causing crashes, if that doesn't work for you, you can use 3.9.4.0.

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I get 'Parse error'

'There is a problem parsing the package.'

for both of the above links after downloading, So I can't install them......


Is 3.9.x.x compatible with android 2.3.4?


Good question. apparently not.

On the bright side cardinals should work for you again.

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