Man speaking about speech technology at the SpeechTEK conference

Discovering applications of speech technology at SpeechTEK

The conference At the end of April, I went to Washington DC to attend SpeechTEK 2019, the world’s leading speech technology and AI conference. The event was exactly how I’d imagined with tracks covering all aspects of speech technology with leading experts giving keynote talks on delivering and deploying speech technologies in all types of […]

14/05/2019

Speechmatics' Golang Meetup, learning about Prometheus

Learning about Prometheus at Speechmatics’ Go Meetup

Last week, Speechmatics welcomed attendees to its offices in Cambridge for our March Go Meetup where we discussed Prometheus. Speechmatics’ Go Meetup is held monthly and is a chance for people interested in Go to get together in Cambridge and learn more about the programming language. The Meetup is open to all knowledge levels and […]

05/04/2019

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

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What value is held in voice data for call centres?

In 1957 Sir Francis Bacon said that “knowledge is power” and 62 years later this sentiment still holds true, with organisations and businesses putting more focus on data gathering initiatives. Organisations are investing huge amounts of time and budget into better understanding their customer’s needs, wants and motivations. This, in turn, enables enhanced engagement with customers […]

01/03/2019

Showcasing the future of a voice revolution at MWC 2019

This week, myself and Katherine attended Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. If you didn’t already know, MWC is the largest mobile event in the world. The show attracts the latest mobile innovations and leading technologies from over 2,400 exhibitors and draws in excess of 107,000 attendees from more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. […]

28/02/2019

Speechmatics and Clique bring unique comms to the enterprise

Read the article from Comms Business detailing Speechmatics’ partnership announcement with Clique to offer enterprise clients the ability to communicate and collaborate with anyone in their company through real-time speech recognition. Comms Business

28/11/2018

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

Speechmatics attend Huawei’s Eco-Connect Europe 2018 in Rome

Last week, I attended Huawei’s European flagship event, Eco-Connect Europe 2018, in Rome. The event attracted over 2,600 attendees listening to world-leading keynote speakers including delegates from Huawei, Orange Cloud for Business and Bosch, and professors from the University of Cambridge, and the University of Zurich. Just as I anticipated, the event did not disappoint, […]

15/11/2018

Making broadcast captioning accessible with ASR

Read the article featured in The Broadcast Bridge detailing Speechmatics’ partnership with Red Bee Media, part for Ericsson, in a bid to make broadcast captioning accessible with Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR). Red Bee Media has introduced Speechmatics’ highly accurate ASR technology to apply captions to video content for online and social more efficiently and more […]

11/10/2018

Can we trust voice activated technology?

Read the article from The Jackal whereby Speechmatics’ CEO, Benedikt von Thuengen goes head to head against Matt Burgess of WIRED UK, arguing for the case that voice activated technology can be trusted. Benedikt explains that new regulation and compliance makes people’s data much more protected than it has been before and details the value […]

09/10/2018

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