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Cobra VAD V1.2 Release — Same footprint with Superior Accuracy
January 31, 2023 · 1 min read
EngineeringVoice Activity Detection

The V1.2 release of the Cobra Voice Activity Detection (VAD) Engine brings significant accuracy improvements retaining all runtime footprint...

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Choosing the Best Medical Dictation Software
January 11, 2023 · 3 min read
Speech-to-TextStrategy

The pandemic has overwhelmed the healthcare system. Even before the pandemic, physician burnout was a problem, and administrative tasks, i.e...

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Understanding and Overcoming Latency in Speech Recognition Applications
January 11, 2023 · 2 min read
Speech-to-IntentSpeech-to-TextStrategy

Buyers and researchers use several factors to evaluate speech recognition models. Accuracy is generally the number one factor....

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How to Record Audio from a Web Browser
December 28, 2022 · 2 min read
Engineering

Learn how to record microphone audio from a web browser using Javascript....

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On-device NLU on Arduino in 15 Minutes or Less
December 20, 2022 · 2 min read
EngineeringProductSpeech-to-Intent

Learn how to create and deploy on-device natural-language understanding for Arduino Nano 33 BLE that fully runs on the device!...

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Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning
December 13, 2022 · 2 min read
Strategy

As Artificial Intelligence applications get more popular, new buzzwords become a part of everyday language. Although they may sound confusin...

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Artificial Intelligence Ethics
December 13, 2022 · 2 min read
Strategy

Artificial Intelligence Ethics deals with using artificial intelligence that is fair, just, and respects the dignity of individuals....

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How to Improve Call Center Operations with an IVR
December 13, 2022 · 2 min read
Strategy

66% of consumers still prefer phone support over any other channel. The benefits of running successful call center operations are tremendous...

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Media Indexing for Audio and Video Files
December 13, 2022 · 1 min read
Strategy

Making media searchable and discoverable has been a hot topic for a while. Google worked on making podcasts discoverable....

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Social Listening with Voice AI
December 13, 2022 · 1 min read
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Social Listening or Social Media Listening refers to monitoring online conversations and discussions about products, brands, competitors and...

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How to Add Custom Wake Words to any Web App
December 12, 2022 · 1 min read
EngineeringProductWake Word

Learn how to add custom wake words and always listening voice commands to any web application using Picovoice Porcupine Web SDK....

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Offline Voice Assistant on an STM32 Microcontroller
December 12, 2022 · 3 min read
EngineeringProductSpeech-to-IntentWake Word

Learn how to create offline voice assistants like Alexa or Siri that run fully on-device using an STM32 microcontroller....

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Always-Listening Voice Commands for Vue.js
December 11, 2022 · 1 min read
EngineeringProductWake Word

Learn how to add custom always-listening voice commands to a Vue.js web application using Picovoice Porcupine Wake Word Engine Vue SDK....

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Wake Word Detection with React.js
December 10, 2022 · 1 min read
EngineeringProductWake Word

Learn how to perform wake word detection and hands-free interactions on a React.js web application using Picovoice Porcupine Wake Word Engin...

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Add a Wake Word to Angular apps in 10 mins
December 9, 2022 · 1 min read
EngineeringProductWake Word

Learn how to add branded wake words to your Angular web application in 10 minutes or less using Picovoice Porcupine Wake Word Engine Angular...

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How to Build a Language Detection Model
December 2, 2022 · 1 min read
EngineeringStrategy

A Language Detection model can identify the language(s) within a given text or spoken utterances. We discuss the latter, i.e. Spoken Languag...