Speech synthesis technologies will drive the next wave of innovative voice applications

Deep learning is revolutionizing text-to-speech and speech synthesis technologies. By Yishay Carmiel and Ben Lorica. Introduction Recent progress in natural language processing (NLP) and speech models have made voice applications accessible to companies across industries. From smartphone applications and personal assistants to sales and customer support to smart home speakers and appliances, voice applications haveContinue reading “Speech synthesis technologies will drive the next wave of innovative voice applications”

Commercial speech recognition systems in the age of big data and deep learning

[A version of this post appears on the O’Reilly Radar.] The O’Reilly Data Show Podcast: Yishay Carmiel on applications of deep learning in text and speech. Subscribe to the O’Reilly Data Show Podcast to explore the opportunities and techniques driving big data, data science, and AI. Find us on Stitcher, TuneIn, iTunes, SoundCloud, RSS. InContinue reading “Commercial speech recognition systems in the age of big data and deep learning”