Reblogging this excellent SueVincent photoprompt # Open, short story by Robertawrites235681907.
From the handwritten notes of Lisa Robinson
My job is being made redundant. My boss, Prof Thompson, said the company was retrenching all the executive secretaries and replacing them with new advanced voice recorder and audio editor technology.
“Most of the scientists and researchers elected to implement the new system which will record their work and transcribe it using the speech to text technology,” he said.
Anxiety clutched my heart at his words, but I forced a smile and said: “I understand why this technology is the popular choice, it will give them a lot of flexibility with the recording process. They will have the ability to quickly start and stop their recordings, add individual notes, upload their recordings to Dropbox, GoogleDrive or Onedrive or any other cloud storage provider and download recordings by USB cable or WiFi sync to their laptops. I can see its appeal.” Lisa’s…
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