AI can identify objects based on verbal descriptions
It could lead to much smarter translation.
Voice assistants still have problems understanding strong accents
It's another instance of cultural bias in technology.
Google voice recognition could transcribe doctor visits
It's betting that speech detection could save doctors valuable time.
IBM inches toward human-like accuracy for speech recognition
The company has reached a 5.5 percent word error rate that's nearly on par with humans.
Facebook's new mobile AI can process video in real time
It's the first result of a new push for neural networks on phones.
Microsoft's speech recognition engine listens as well as a human
"This is an historic achievement" - Xuedong Huang
Personal assistants are ushering in the age of AI at home
How the use of the voice is making machines smarter and humans more dependent.
Hello Barbie has some career advice for your child
Mattel's new Barbie -- the first-of-its-kind talking doll -- uses speech recognition to talk to kids.
Amazon's Echo lets you control iTunes, Pandora and Spotify with your voice
If you accepted an invitation to buy Amazon's Echo speaker, you've noticed that the device didn't...