Try this with your iPhone, iPad or even your Mac’s dictation:
- Using speech to text, say “Josiah.”
- See what is spelled.
Chances are it will render it as
It may spell “Just Seiyu” instead. But rarely will your Apple device spell one of the most common first names – Josiah.
In fact, apparently there is no one in the US named “Joe Seiyu.”
This is a friendly appeal to Apple to take note of this little dictation difficulty your tech has with with this popular name.
“‘Joe Seiyu…’ That name… you keep using it…”
“I said, ‘Josiah’!”