Top tips for succeeding in a hyped-up market

Read the article on what top tips our CEO, Benedikt von Thüngen has for succeeding in an over-hyped market in CEO Monthly. CEO Review

10/04/2018

Speechmatics’ Custom Dictionary helps live broadcasters never get names wrong in subtitles again

The easy-to-use interface allows customers to quickly add context specific words to Speechmatics’ dictionary simply via text Today, Speechmatics is announcing the launch of Custom Dictionary, a new feature for the company’s current speech-to-text transcription offering. Live broadcast subtitling has a recognised problem when it comes to names and place names. Custom Dictionary (CD) lets […]

04/04/2018

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

Zero to ASR in 3 simple steps

Like many people you may have assumed that deploying your own speech recognition system is difficult and complex, but it’s time to rethink that. Speechmatics is a leading ASR provider and we are making deploying a complete automatic speech recognition system about as simple as it can get, giving you back control and the freedom […]

13/12/2017

What to expect as a new starter at Speechmatics

Starting a new job is daunting for everyone. The nerves for me kick in well in advance of day one with even the most simple of everyday tasks requiring much unnecessary planning, for example leaving double the journey time on day one to make sure I arrive on time, only sit in the car park […]

11/12/2017

The Times article

A great article written by Oliver Pickup on how brands must adopt voice technology to avoid becoming lost in a brandless future of generic product types. Benedikt, our CEO, gave his opinion from a speech technology company point of view. Raconteur

15/11/2017

Speech technology wins first place at Cambridge Independent’s Entrepreneurial Science Technology Awards

Speechmatics has won the race to best AI scale-up in Cambridge at the Cambridge Independent Entrepreneurial Science Technology Awards 2017. The award recognises the rapid growth of the company over the last 6 months and the quality of the technology itself. Speechmatics has doubled in size in the last yearwith the ambition of growing at […]

26/09/2017