Suppose you want to dictate "Voice Tickets" in the field, without using a keyboard or screen. Couldn't Speech Recognition software handle your dictation into a recorder? Well, Speech Engines tend to choke when distinguishing commands from data. Instead, use the Speech Engine to transcribe what you said (which they are good at) and use Perl to parse the resulting text! This talk will review the highs and lows of building a business (http://www.IntoText.com) on this premise.