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Interesting Papers from Interspeech 2014

I am not sure if the general topics were more in my current areas of interest or if the quality of the work was higher than normal, but I found a large number of papers very interesting this year—many more than I could possibly describe. 776 more words


Keynotes from Interspeech 2014

Interspeech had a great selection of speakers this year. My thoughts on the individual talks are below. Note that Interspeech had five keynotes, but I only describe three. 970 more words


Interesting Papers from ISCSLP 2014

Below are several papers from the 9th International Symposium on Chinese Spoken Language Processing (ISCSLP) that I found particularly interesting.

Speaker Adaptation of Hybrid NN/HMM Model for Speech Recognition Based on Singular Value Decomposition… 390 more words


Vector AI

Here’s something I’ve been working on for a while. It’s a personal digital assistant, but not like Siri or Google Now.It’s a bit… different. 43 more words

Keynotes from ISCSLP 2014

The 9th International Symposium on Chinese Spoken Language Processing (ISCSLP) was held in Singapore on the weekend before Interspeech. Each day began with a keynote talk. 896 more words


Problems with Speech Recognition

An ASR is just like any other machine learning (ML) problem, where the objective is to classify a sound wave into one of the basic units of speech (also called a “class” in ML terminology), such as a word. 790 more words


It's not lost in translation

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