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Microsoft Video Demos Bing Speech App Prototype For Windows Mobile

Microsoft Video Demos Bing Speech App Prototype For Windows Mobile

A leaked video demonstrating a Microsoft Bing voice search and Windows Mobile app prototype has been making the rounds on the Internet, generating considerable buzz. The footage can be found on the Microsoft Kitchen Web site and shows off improvements in the company’s voice recognition solutions. The video features Microsoft’s chief technical strategy officer, Eric […]

Google Snaps Up Neural Networks Start-up

Google Snaps Up Neural Networks Start-up

Google is furthering its research on deep neural networks with its acquisition of DNNresearch, a start up founded last year by University of Toronto professor Geoffrey Hinton and graduate students Alex Krizhevsky and Ilya Sutskever. Hinton is well known for his work with neural nets, and according to Google, his research has profound implications for […]

Sestek Seeks To Make A Dent in the Global Voice Biometrics Market

Sestek Seeks To Make A Dent in the Global Voice Biometrics Market

Add Turkish speech tech company Sestek to the fray of voice biometrics providers, as the company has announced plans to bring its Voice Verification solution abroad. Sestek has been in business since 2000, and counts clients in the finance, insurance and telecommunications sectors in Turkey. The company touts its Voice Verification solution as combining advanced […]