Skyline of Denver, Brno and Chennai for Speechmatics investment announcement

Speechmatics raises £6.35 million to fund global expansion

Speechmatics, the leader in machine learning and automatic speech recognition, has raised £6.35m in Series A funding led by AlbionVC; IQ Capital followed on in this round along with several angel investors. Speechmatics has built one of the most accurate speech recognition technology engines in the world. The technology is currently available in 29 languages, […]

21/10/2019

Speechmatics team at IBC showcasing Advanced Punctuation feature for use in speech to text transcription

Speechmatics brings Advanced Punctuation to IBC 2019

The largest media show in Europe Last week, the Speechmatics team were in Amsterdam for IBC 2019. IBC is the world’s most influential media, entertainment and technology show attracting over 57,000 attendees and 1,700 exhibitors. Feature-rich speech technology This year, Speechmatics showcased the recently launched Advanced Punctuation feature for use in speech-to-text transcription. The feature […]

23/09/2019

Speechmatics and Limecraft partner to help producers and distributors expand their target audiences by providing subtitles

Speechmatics and Limecraft partner to help producers and distributors expand their target audiences

 Easily create closed captions and translated subtitles using Limecraft Flow Speechmatics, leaders in machine learning and automatic speech recognition (ASR), is partnering with cloud-based video production workflow provider, Limecraft, to automatically produce same-language and translated subtitles for audio-visual material. The partnership leads to significant cost-savings for producers and distributors, and dramatically increases the value of […]

03/09/2019

Advanced Punctuation in action, adding punctuation into transcript

Speechmatics launches Advanced Punctuation to transform the usability of transcripts

The Advanced Punctuation feature delivers highly accurate placements of full stops, commas, question marks and exclamation marks. Speechmatics, the Cambridge-based leaders in machine learning and automatic speech recognition (ASR), today announces Advanced Punctuation, the first heavyweight, scaled-up punctuation model on the market for use in transcription. With the Advanced Punctuation feature, Speechmatics can deliver highly […]

22/08/2019

Speechmatics' Flock event where employees came to align on the company strategy

We’re Stronger Together – Speechmatics Flock 2019

The Speechmatics team recently held an offsite event at the Varsity Hotel in Cambridge to get together in an informal environment to align on the company strategy. The theme of the event was ‘stronger together’ and that sentiment was echoed throughout the entirety of the day. The event was split into several talks, informal chats, […]

29/07/2019

Michel presenting about go modules and the athens project at Cambridge go meetup

How to speed up your projects using the Athens Project 

This month, we hosted our monthly Go meetup at our offices in Cambridge, welcoming the programming community to come and learn more about the up-and-coming language. The meetup is a fantastic opportunity for people of all knowledge levels and experience with Go to come and learn more about its application and to network with like-minded […]

05/07/2019

Cloud computing image for new SaaS blog

Speechmatics has a new cloud offering

Speechmatics has a new cloud offering for cloud-based speech transcription which is hosted in Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS). The new service delivers extensive scalability and elasticity to support dynamic load whilst also providing feature parity across all of Speechmatics’ deployment options. The new cloud offering is intended for business partners on service contracts, focusing on […]

20/06/2019

London Tech Week cover image from the AI Summit

Talking AI at London Tech Week 2019

Last week was London Tech Week, a week that aims to unite tech and talent in a world-class hub of innovation. There were lots of emerging themes for conversation throughout the week, including Connecting Global Markets, Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation. Although all topics provided lots of excitement amongst the Speechmatics team, I had a particular […]

19/06/2019

Speechmatics and Frontier volunteering at ChYpPS youth coding group in Cambridge

Children Master Scratch at ChYpPS Coding Club

Having formed a partnership with ChYpPS youth group last year, Speechmatics now delivers monthly coding workshops for children involved in the Cambridge-based community. This month, I was joined by two volunteers from Speechmatics as well as Laura and Stuart from Frontier Developments. Together, we delivered a coding workshop for the local children at Brown’s Field […]

18/06/2019

Sam Ringer presenting about deep learning at the Python meetup

Taming the Deep Learning Beast, Hands on with PyTorch

Last week, we attended the Cambridge Python User Group Meetup at the Raspberry Pi offices on Hills Road in Cambridge. The Python meetup is a great place for people of all levels of Python knowledge to come together to learn more about the programming language and meet other like-minded people. The sessions are usually arranged […]

10/06/2019

     

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