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IBM sets new speech recognition accuracy record

IBM has set a new industry record and almost reached human parity with their speech recognition technology, achieving a word error rate of 5.5 percent.
by Mitja RutnikMarch 13, 20173

Microsoft reaches ‘human parity’ for conversational speech recognition

Microsoft researchers have announced a breakthrough speech recognition technology that transcribes spoken words as well as you and me.
by Robert TriggsOctober 19, 201628

Google paying Redditors for voice samples to improve accent recognition

Google wants their voice recognition technology to be effective regardless of your accent or dialect, so they're turning to Reddit for samples.
by John DyeAugust 17, 201613

What is machine learning?

The goals of AI is to create a machine which can mimic a human mind and to do that it needs learning capabilities. But what is machine learning and how does it work?
by Gary SimsJuly 7, 20156
 
 

AI tells its creators it isn’t in the mood for a philosophical debate

Engineers from Google have been experimenting with a new approach to natural language processing. Their neural net converses by predicting the next sentence from the previous ones.
by Darcy LaCouveeJune 27, 20155

Will the emergence of AI mean the end of the world?

Some famous people have been talking about AI recently. Elon Musk said that AI is "potentially more dangerous than nukes." So what is all the fuss about?
by Gary SimsJune 10, 201521

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Google nabs neural networks startup to aid in speech recognition tech and more

Google has acquired Toronto-based startup DNNresearch for its work on neural networks which could lead to improvements in accessibility for Chrome and Android.
by David GonzalesMarch 15, 2013

Google Search for Android update brings offline voice recognition to non-Google apps [video]

Google has quietly made its offline voice recognition feature available to non-Google applications in its latest Google Search for Android update.
by Chris SmithFebruary 17, 20131

Wintermute to take on Siri and Google Now

Nuance has unveiled its new project which it hopes will become a challenger to Siri and Google Now. The project, which is codenamed Wintermute - after the AI in William Gibson's novel ...
by Gary SimsJanuary 10, 20136
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