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22/03/2017

Keeping it real-time at SXSW

We have attended our fair range of conferences across the world and in numerous different markets. However, it is safe to say, that South by South West, SXSW or simply South By, was one of the most eclectic and most enjoyable. Upon arriving we were informed that the mantra for the city is ‘keeping Austin ...Read more

10/02/2017

The language of Romance

When we hear Catalan nowadays we think of Barcelona, of Gaudí, of Miró and the strange sounding language with hints of Spanish that so many Barcelona dwellers speak – and this makes us question why we bothered learning Spanish at school. However, the breadth and depth of Catalan stretches much further than that. It is ...Read more

06/01/2017

Speechmatics closes growth funding round from leading tech investors

Speechmatics (https://www.speechmatics.com), the Cambridge-based speech technology company, has received investment from multiple leading investors to accelerate the commercial roll-out of its products. Founded by Chief Technology Officer Dr Tony Robinson, who pioneered PhD research into Recurrent Neural Networks in the 1980s, Speechmatics has developed a unique machine learning technology to harness the full potential of ...Read more

04/01/2017

Japanese language launched on world-leading Speechmatics ASR platform

Speechmatics today released it’s Japanese language pack to our cloud-based and on-premise Speech Recognition platform. Proving again the power and flexibility of the Auto-Auto language creation framework, releasing Japanese underlines our commitment to deliver broad language coverage to our rapidly expanding new and existing customer base. Misquoting Orwell: “All languages are equal, but some languages are ...Read more

23/12/2016

Speechmatics release Finnish language capability

To mark this festive time of year Speechmatics is delighted to announce the immediate availability of our Finnish language capability, in case any visitors from Lapland get lost and need to send an email via speech-to-text, especially late at night on Christmas eve. It’s easier to speak than it is to type when wearing thick winter gloves and ...Read more

14/12/2016

10,000 sign-ups

Speechmatics have achieved an important milestone in our mission to be the world-leading provider of cloud and on-premises speech technologies. We have reached a 10,000 active user count for our cloud-based speech recognition and time alignment service. With users ranging from the largest multinational corporations, governments, universities and charities, who transcribe anything from telephone calls to ...Read more

12/12/2016

Speechmatics ranked as a fastest-growing company on Deloitte 2016 Technology Fast 500 EMEA list

Percent revenue growth 502% attributed to developing a highly accurate speech recognition system in multiple languages Cambridge, United Kingdom, 12th December 2016 — Speechmatics today announced it was ranked as one of the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ EMEA list, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in ...Read more

04/12/2016

Speechmatics now supports Romanian

Speechmatics delivers another new language to the fold, by releasing support for Romanian. This takes our released languages count now to sixteen, with many more languages either in beta or in development. One of the many pleasures of working with languages is taking the opportunity to explore the history of the language you are working ...Read more

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