Double reason for Spain to celebrate. Speechmatics release Spanish language pack

Congratulations to Spain and Pique for a great start to their Euro2016 campaign. A cause for a double celebration as Speechmatics releases to market our Spanish language pack. Continuing our relentless drive of bringing a new language to market every two weeks, we are pleased to release our Spanish language pack for use in our […]

13/06/2016

Speechmatics releases Australian English in time for England RFU tour down-under

Speechmatics wishes England RFU well for their upcoming Australian tour and announces availability of Australian English language capability in our Speech Recognition service as a show of support for Australian – English relations. With the England RFU tour of Australia about to kick-off, Speechmatics wishes to offer our heartfelt best wishes to Dylan Hartley and […]

30/05/2016

Speechmatics unveils Universal Time Alignment system

Speechmatics releases Universal Time Alignment, our language-independent forced-alignment service to match words in text files to their counterparts in audio files, accurately and automatically delivering improved content discoverability, in any language! The R&D team at Speechmatics have used their deep learning expertise to create a highly accurate and automated system for aligning audio to text.  […]

02/05/2016

Speechmatics 3.2.1 Released

Speechmatics is happy to announce the release of its latest update to its transcription service, Speechmatics 3.2.1.  We have upgraded how we represent acronyms and numbers, so you’re more likely to get digits in your transcripts now (this is 2016 after all, not twenty fifteen).

11/04/2016

Speechmatics 3.1 Released

Speechmatics is happy to announce the release of its latest update to its transcription service, Speechmatics 3.1. We have upgraded our language models to improve our performance on short utterances and the starts of longer utterances.  We have also localised to en-US / en-GB spellings, so en-GB mode will be in colour, whereas en-US will […]

30/10/2015

Tony Robinson at ReworkDL

Our founder and CTO Tony Robinson took the Rework Deep Learning summit by storm, talking about how Neural Nets are revolutionising speech recognition.  One audience member was so impressed they gave us their artists impression…

25/09/2015

Speechmatics 3.0 Released

Speechmatics is happy to announce the release of its latest update to its transcription service, Speechmatics 3.0.  The core engine has been revamped using recent advances in neural net architectures, resulting in better accuracy and faster turnaround.

03/08/2015

Speechmatics 2.3 Released

Speechmatics is happy to announce the release of its latest update, Speechmatics 2.3. The update provides general updates as well as increasing stability further, helping improve overall performance and speed.

09/06/2015

Speechmatics are Runner-ups at Collision 2015

Speechmatics managed to reach the finals and placed a close second at this years Pitching at Collision. Represented by CEO Benedikt von Thüngen Speechmatics made a huge impression on judges and audiences alike and battled it our for the top spot. Collision is a leading event in the tech calendar, combining the people building tomorrow’s […]

07/05/2015

Speechmatics Recruit Chief Revenue Officer to Lead Commercial Expansion

Speechmatics are pleased to announce Neil MacDonald has joined us as Chief Revenue Officer. Neil has enjoyed a long and successful career in the speech-tech industry having served at senior management levels within major industry players including Nuance, SVOX, iSpeech and HP. More recently he led the B2B sales team at SwiftKey, the latest British […]

01/05/2015

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