Speech Recognition

In computer science and electrical engineering, speech recognition (SR) is the translation of spoken words into text. It is also known as "automatic speech recognition" (ASR), "computer speech recognition", or just "speech to text" (STT).Some SR systems use "speaker-independent speech recognition" while others use "training" where an individual speaker reads sections of text into the SR system. These systems analyze the person's specific voice and use it to fine-tune the recognition of that person's speech, resulting in more accurate transcription. Systems that do not use training are called "speaker-independent" systems. Systems that use training are called "speaker-dependent" systems.
Posts about Speech Recognition
  • Hugo Barra to Lead Virtual Reality Efforts at Facebook

    … of mobile speech-recognition software company LOBBY7 in 2000. LOBBY7 was acquired by ScanSoft in 2003, and ScanSoft became Nuance Communications two years later, with Barra holding several product management, product marketing and business development positions with that company. Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg welcomed Barra to the company…

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  • Mark Zuckerberg Introduces Jarvis, His 2016 Personal Challenge

    … and concepts; and that can even entertain Max. It uses several artificial intelligence techniques, including natural language processing, speech recognition, face recognition and reinforcement learning, written in Python, PHP and Objective C. In this note, I’ll explain what I built and what I learned along the way. Zuckerberg explained the challenges…

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  • Future: Robotics in Marketing

    … production line work inside the car. This physically onerous work is now done by a robot in co-operation with an operator outside the car. Clearly that’s a fairly limited set of interactions that is a gulf away from the nirvana of one to one marketing. Robots’ ability to learn new tasks is also improving but remains limited. The idea of rapidly…

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