Working with the text to speech engine is a lot of fun and has lots of potential for being used in all sorts of ways. It has one problem though… It sounds horrible. It sounds like its from a bad 80’s sci-fi movie.
One of the biggest portions of what I want to implement is the ability to be anywhere in my house or even away from my house and still be able to interact with my Brain.
After my initial burst of motivation I successfully setup a quick script using Python, pywin32 and pyspeech (python 3 version) to both react to specific voice commands and also to respond to them with basic spoken responses.