The Dragon Home 12.0 English software is designed to turn speech into text. It boasts excellent voice recognition and formatting accuracy. You can capture your ideas at the speed of thought without letting typing, spelling or fear of the blank page slow you down. Simply speak words into your computer's or laptop's microphone and they appear on the word processor page three times faster than if you were to type them. And, there are no spelling mistakes. Correcting your dictated text is fast and easy too. Use your favorite applications to dictate documents, send email and search, surf the web and control your entire digital world with your voice. It is a more convenient and faster alternative to typing.