Go-swagger, OpenAPI specs and Kubernetes custom controllers all at our Cambridge Go Meetup

Last week, myself and fellow Speechmatics Software Developer, Waquid Valiya Peedikakkal spoke at the Cambridge Go Meetup hosted by Speechmatics. The Meetup, which is held monthly at Speechmatics’ offices in Cambridge, is a great opportunity to share stories and knowledge with other Developers and Engineers who are either looking to start using Go, or indeed […]

07/03/2019

Why is it difficult to access and fully leverage voice data?

Digital transformation projects and big data analytics are high on the agenda for pretty much all organisations. Data is sometimes compared to oil in terms of its value as a resource. Indeed, in a recent Red Box survey*, more than three quarters (76%) of senior IT executives indicated that they expected to have a ‘Voice […]

18/02/2019

Speechmatics Enables Clique to Offer Customers 74 Languages for HD Voice Conferencing

Leader in API economy and CPaaS announces new Speechmatics technology integration Speechmatics, a leader in Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) technology, today announces a partnership with Clique to offer enterprise clients the ability to communicate and collaborate with anyone in their company. With Speechmatics, transcriptions are done in real time, with the capability to understand native […]

27/11/2018

System Architecture at Speechmatics

System architecture can mean so many things when it comes to software, especially in a fast-paced industry like speech technology. So, what is it like being a System Architect for Speechmatics? My goal is to reliably deliver world-class Automatic Speech Recognition technology that runs efficiently on everything from small devices in meeting rooms, partner appliances […]

05/11/2018

Automatic speech-to-text service without the hassle

Why are speech-to-text services hard to use? I came across a blog from Luis Quintanilla where he produced a console app to transcribe podcasts using the Microsoft Speech API. The thing that instantly struck me was the hoops that he had to jump though to transcribe the podcast. The app had to: Transcode the audio […]

20/02/2018