Speech Recognition

Google voice recognition could transcribe doctor visits

Doctors work long hours, and a disturbingly large part of that is documenting patient visits -- one study indicates that they spend 6 hours of an 11-hour day making sure their records are up to snuff. But how do you streamline that work without hiring an army of note takers? Google Brain and …

Machine Learning

Speech recognition grows up and goes mobile

For three decades this was speech recognition: You would talk to your computer, typically using a head-mounted microphone and either the unpublicized …

Machine Learning

Watson Speech to Text and Text to Speech have released Lite Plans!

November 17, 2017 | Written by: Vijayaraman Ilankamban<p>Categorized: Watson | What's New<p>Share this post:<p>On Nov 1st, 2017, both Watson Speech to Text …

Machine Perception

AI wave rolls through Microsoft’s language translation technologies

A fresh wave of artificial intelligence rolling through Microsoft’s language translation technologies is bringing more accurate speech recognition to …

Machine Learning

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TensorFlow Sound Classification Tutorial

Introduction<p>There are many different projects and services for human speech recognition like Pocketsphinx, Google’s Speech API, and many others. Such …

Deep Learning

Beyond the Switchboard: The Current State of the Art in Speech Recognition

Thanks to techniques such as deep learning, speech recognition keeps getting more accurate; depending on who you ask and how you measure it, deep …

Machine Learning

M*Modal and MEDITECH Integration Drives Physician Satisfaction Up and Transcription Costs Down at FHN (F.K.A. Freeport Health Network)

FRANKLIN, TN--(Marketwired - November 09, 2017) - M*Modal, a leading provider of clinical documentation and Speech Understanding™ solutions, today announced that it has successfully supported FHN's migration to MEDITECH's Web EHR with the Company's advanced speech recognition solution, M*Modal …

Health Care

Stay Grounded when Dealing with AI Projects

Keep your organization's expectations for artificial intelligence within reason, and keep your initial AI projects manageable.<p>If you agree with the …

Artificial Intelligence

Andrew Ng Says Enough Papers, Let’s Build AI Now!

While the scientific community continues looking for new breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, Andrew Ng believes the tech we need is already …

Machine Learning

Demystifying ML: How machine learning is used for speech recognition

By Saptarshi Mukherjee and Prashant Dhingra, Google Cloud This is the second blog post in our series that looks at how machine learning can...

Machine Learning

Your Smart Car Will Move You in Surprising Ways

Held back by feasibility, technological limitations, and safety concerns, it might be a while before <b>self-driving vehicles</b> hit the road in numbers. …

Stock Markets

Weekend tech reading: PCIe 4.0 finalized, close-up of lithium battery dendrites, Amazon gets state pharmacy licenses

<b>PCI-SIG finalizes and releases PCIe 4.0, version 1 specification: 2x PCIe bandwidth and more</b> This week, PCI-standards consortium PCI-SIG (Special …

Amazon.com Inc

Researchers built an AI that uses Google’s own tools to crack reCAPTCHA

Earlier this year Google boasted its security AI has smartened up so much it no longer requires you to tick a box in its reCAPTCHA system to know you’re not a bot. But it appears the company might have celebrated a bit prematurely.<p>A group of researchers from the University of Maryland have …

Artificial Intelligence

Say Hello, or 你好, to China’s Siri - MIT Technology Review

You might not have heard of iFlyTek. The company is hardly a household name in its domestic market of China, either. But it has a vice-like grip on …

Artificial Intelligence

How Modern Call Centre Technology is Enhancing Company Communication with Callers

There is no doubt that the call centre is a modern customer services phenomenon, but it is also one that is commonly overlooked. Yet, the dependence …

Customer Service

Banana Pi BPI-AI-Voice Module For Speech Recognition

Electronics enthusiasts, hobbyists and developers may be interested in a new speech recognition module which has been created in the form of the …

Raspberry Pi

IBM’s AI Photobooth Prints Portraits That Reflect Subjects’ Unique Personalities

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Artificial intelligence (AI) is quickly emerging from sci-fi fantasy to become a reality—the Cognitive …

Data-Driven

Tech Showcase: Customizing Speech Recognition for Higher Accuracy Transcriptions

Overview<p>Two of the most important components of speech recognition systems are the acoustic model and the language model. Those models behind …

Machine Learning

Any standard for speech recognition sentiment analysis?

Regarding TTS (text to speech) SSML (https://www.w3.org/TR/speech-synthesis11/) seems now the standard language for speech Synthesis "metadata" …

Machine Learning

Translation technology is useful, but should not replace learning languages

For many years now, there have been calls for Australians to learn languages, particularly Asian languages, as the world economy pivots to the …

Communicate

Commentary: Translation technology is useful, but should not replace learning languages

BRISBANE: For many years now, there have been calls for people to learn languages, particularly Asian languages, as the world economy pivots to the …

Communicate

Russia launches its own version of Amazon Alexa with ‘near-human levels’ of speech recognition

By David Reid<p>The Russian technology company Yandex has launched an artificial intelligence (AI) assistant called “Alice”.<p>Yandex, Russia’s largest …

Artificial Intelligence

Here's why we shouldn't rely on translation technology for languages

For many years now, there have been calls for Australians to learn languages, particularly Asian languages, as the world economy pivots to the …

Machine Translation

RxJS Advanced Tutorial With Angular Web Speech: Part 2

<b>TL;DR:</b> In this 2-part tutorial series, we'll learn how to build a small app with some big concepts. We'll cover reactive programming with Reactive …

JavaScript

Thought Flash was a resource hog? Facebook on the insane compute power needed for machine translation

Speaking at the Deep Learning Summit in London, Facebook AI researcher Shubho Sengupta laid bare the immense computing power that underpins systems …

Machine Learning

PR firms start using AI for mundane tasks

Public relations is not just an art — it is becoming a science, thanks to artificial intelligence.<p>Media companies like The Washington Post and The …

Natural Language Processing

RxJS Advanced Tutorial With Angular Web Speech: Part 1

<b>TL;DR:</b> In this 2-part tutorial series, we'll learn how to build a small app with some big concepts. We'll cover reactive programming with Reactive …

JavaScript

Google updates Translate app with offline support for seven Indian languages

Google on Wednesday announced updates to its "Translate" app that would enable users in Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu …

Google

The first billion-dollar startup in facial recognition has emerged, and it's in China

Touring the headquarters of Megvii in Beijing is like visiting Big Brother's engine room.<p>A video camera in the firm's lobby recognizes visitors in …

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