A blog that backs a bi-monthly magazine covering all the islands of Scotland
Wednesday, 28 November 2018
Robotic versus Reassuring
Concern has been expressed by some mariners regarding the sound messages from the Stornoway Coastguard Operations Centre in Lewis. A robotic voice has been trialled and it lacks the reassurance of the human chords, long evident in such as the BBC Shipping Forecast. Read about this on the BBC Website.