Have you wondered when people living in remote locations will be able to access the internet? Literally millions of them have basic cell phone but not the fancy ones and very limited internet access...
IBM research lab in India has developed technology that lets mobile phone users create speech driven web site that can listen and respond ...
Check out Bob Evans blog in Information week: http://www.informationweek.com/blog/main/archives/2009/03/ibm_india_creat.html;jsessionid=T0DR5OWY1YFRCQSNDLPSKH0CJUNN2JVN
and Eric Bellman article in WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123413407376461353.html
Voice driven sites via mobile phones