"From the basic IVR (Interactive Voice Response), to accessibility and beyond, the speech input API marks the evolution of the web as a human accessible platform.
"In a quick test (using the Google demo with Chrome 11.0.696.16 dev), I can vouch for the fact that the technology does work, though it's not perfect.
"It is something however that is really exciting. I'd love for Google to fully voice enable browser navigation as well. Heck why not enable Google Docs too?"