What’s in an accent?

The spelling of names is difficult for everyone, but there are times when it’s even more than just spelling, what if there are diacritics in the name. Diacritics are those other marks that should be there to make the pronunciation correct such as accents or cedilla written over or under the letters. Time-consuming and tricky […]

31/08/2018

What’s in a name?

Names are very personal, they are our identity and miss-spelt names can often offend people. Even for humans, names are hard to get right in written form, because one pronunciation can result in multiple different ways to spell the name. How do people get it right? For example, if you are in a meeting and […]

30/08/2018

How to use assistive AI to improve call centre experience

Read the article featured in Contact Centres whereby Speechmatics’ VP Products, Ian Firth, discusses how to use assistive AI to improve the call centre experience. Ian explains that assistive AI improves operational efficiency and by accepting the technology available now, operatives can have a more rewarding job by achieving more in less time, delivering better […]

17/07/2018

The future of speech technology and its use in retail and health

We’ve been featured in the Age of Robots magazine, where our CEO, Benedikt von Thuengen, discusses the future of speech technology and its immediate application in the retail and health industries. Read the article by following the link below. Age of Robots

16/07/2018

Using innovative technology to meet regulation

Read our CEO, Benedikt von Thuengen’s feature in ‘IT Pro Portal’ explaining how technology is used to ensure your firm is compliant with all regulations. IT Pro Portal

25/06/2018

How the voice search revolution will change the way you do business

Read our feature in ‘Virgin in Focus’ detailing how the voice search revolution will change the way you do business. CEO of Speechmatics, Benedikt von Thuengen explains how voice search has introduced a third element into the relationship between business and consumer. Virgin in Focus

18/06/2018

Speechmatics up for High Growth Team of the Year Award

Speechmatics is proud to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for the UK Business Angels Association (UKBAA) Awards. The company has been recognised for their high growth over the last 18 months. Click here for the full UKBAA Awards shortlist. The award recognises ‘the achievements of an exceptional team that has successfully used equity investment to […]


Speechmatics helps broadcasters get names right

Read the article from Broadcast Bridge about how Speechmatics’ new automatic speech recognition feature, Custom Dictionary helps live broadcasters get names right. Broadcast Bridge

18/05/2018

The Great Speechmatics Treasure Hunt

Last week, Speechmatics’ employees took to the streets of Cambridge on a City-wide, riddle solving treasure hunt. Employees were split into equal teams before scouring Cambridge for clues and riddles placed in numerous locations around the City by our very own Pirate Pete… “G’Arghh.” Before the start of The Great Speechmatics Treasure Hunt, teams were […]

30/04/2018

NAB attendees stunned by Custom Dictionary’s astonishing accuracy

Speechmatics exhibited at its very first NAB Show in Las Vegas from 9-12 April. NAB Show is the largest event for the media, entertainment and technology industry, with thousands of professionals showcasing cutting-edge technology throughout the week. The team demonstrated Speechmatics’ new real-time ASR feature, Custom Dictionary. The feature allows users to quickly add context-specific […]

24/04/2018

     

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