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Microsoft Demos New Breakthrough in Speech Translation Technology

Microsoft Demos New Breakthrough in Speech Translation Technology

During a demonstration at Microsoft Research Asia’s 21st Century Computing event, Rick Rashid, Microsoft’s chief research officer, showed off the latest breakthroughs the company has made in speech translation technology. Rashid gave the audience a brief history of speech technology and said that until recently even the best speech systems still had word error rates [...]