Speech recognition challenges and how to overcome them

Speech recognition challenges and how to overcome them

Accuracy has been one of the main speech recognition challenges for many years – and a barrier to entry for many businesses. Historically, the technology hasn’t been considered good enough to adopt as an integral part of a workflow and technology stack. But that is simply not true anymore. Voice technology has now improved to […]

21/05/2021

In my latest blog as CEO, I share my thoughts on why I believe Cambridge, UK is a hotbed for innovation, big thinkers and big ideas.

Big Thinking

This month I spoke to the Daily Telegraph’s James Cook and Morgan Meaker for an article they were writing about Cambridge – ‘Why Cambridge’s Silicon Fen is fast becoming Europe’s answer to California’. Whilst we are home to fewer celebrities and considerably less sunshine, it is true that Cambridge, England, home to the Speechmatics HQ, […]

20/05/2021

In the last year, more companies have added voice technology to their product roadmaps and are considering voice in their 5-year strategy.

Will voice technology be on your post-COVID-19 product roadmap?

In the last year, more companies have adopted voice as part of their long-term strategies. And 65% of respondents in a survey for the Speechmatics report on Trends and Predictions for Voice Technology in 2021 said they would be considering voice in their 5-year strategy. Voice technology is reaching maturity and becoming more widespread and […]

06/05/2021

There is no room for a ‘no, but…’ mindset and culture – only ‘yes, and…’, smart, ambitious people smashing through barriers.

Creating a ‘yes, and…’ culture

The evolving culture challenge in fast-growth businesses has been a hot topic for a number of years with whole consultancies now focusing their efforts around this sector. Growing from 10s to 100s or 1,000s of people, to multiple territories and often moving away from a ‘founder-led’ structure brings a huge amount of pressure to an […]

22/04/2021

6 voice to text features for the future

6 voice-to-text features for the future

Voice technology and its use cases are evolving and growing every day. These new applications demand even more voice-to-text features to align the technology with consumer expectations.   What voice-to-text features will be developed in the next three years? A survey for the Speechmatics report on Trends and Predictions for Voice Technology in 2021 asked […]

21/04/2021

5 uses of speech recognition technology to achieve business growth.

5 uses of speech recognition technology to optimize efficiency

Voice technology has been widely adopted by businesses to support their digital transformation projects. Businesses are harnessing its powerful capabilities to improve efficiencies and revenues. In this blog, you will learn about 5 uses of speech recognition technology. According to the Speechmatics report on Trends and Predictions for Voice Technology in 2021, industries that have benefited […]

07/04/2021

COVID-19 turned 2020 into a year like no other – with its effects still being felt. Learn how it has impacted the rate of adoption of voice technology.

Has COVID-19 accelerated the adoption of voice technology?

The coronavirus pandemic turned 2020 into a year like no other – with its effects still being felt around the globe today. The findings of the Speechmatics report on Trends and Predictions for Voice Technology in 2021 reflect the impact of COVID-19 as organizations looked to leverage voice technology. The introduction of voice technology into […]

29/03/2021

Voice technology converts call data into text which is fed into compliance workflows and automatically monitors and flags compliance breaches.

How voice technology helps to automate and streamline compliance workflows

Voice technology helps compliance teams by converting call data into text. Calls in text format are then fed into compliance workflows where compliance breaches within calls can be automatically monitored and flagged.   Why there’s an increasing need for RegTech to automate compliance workflows Audio and speech captured in digital form increases every year. Combined […]

15/03/2021

COVID-19 v Fast Growth – the Year in Review

COVID-19 v Fast Growth – the Year in Review

Like many, as we approach the one-year‘ anniversary’ of the first UK lockdown and with a roadmap back to our former lives mapped out by the Government, I find myself reflecting on the last 12 months – all of us in our different boats trying to weather the same storm. Whilst so many have had […]

12/03/2021

Media and broadcasting companies can better manage their digital and media assets using speech recognition technology for digital asset management.

How to manage your digital assets with digital asset management software

Media and broadcasting companies can better manage their media and digital assets using speech-to-text technology for digital asset management.   Extracting value and minimizing costs with digital asset management Businesses are spending an estimated $17 billion a year on digital content, according to Accenture – in effect, making this content one of the most valuable […]

03/02/2021

     

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