Tag: speech recognition

Youtube to Add Several New Audio and Caption Features

Google recently announced last week that it will be adding a whole new series of features to Youtube’s closed captioning and subtitles, including a...

Speech Recognition Software Finally Works for Children

If you’ve ever used Siri — or any of the other dozens of virtual assistant style apps out there — you probably know firsthand...

WhatsApp Developing Automatic Transcription Feature

WhatsApp is currently working on developing an in-app speech recognition and automatic transcription system for the iOS app’s voice message feature, according to WhatsApp...

KUDO Launches Live Captioning for Multilingual Meetings, Doubling Down on Commitment...

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2021 -- KUDO Inc., the multilingual meeting SaaS company built around a B2B managed marketplace powered by the largest network of professional conference...

The Underrepresentation of African Languages in Tech

Like any other continent on Earth, Africa is home to hundreds — and potentially thousands, depending on who you ask—of indigenous languages. Some of...

Developing More Accessible Speech Recognition Systems

Researchers at Facebook have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) system that doesn’t need transcribed audio data to recognize speech — this means that the...