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Speech Recognition

Speech Recognition

New Google elections video search search is to mountain view/Berlin U.S. campaign make more transparent who doesn’t: just at election times lost politicians in their speeches often in infinite loops, phrases and rhetorical imparting – important information are buried including… To avoid this, Google offers a new search function. Google elections video search transforms into texts of the speeches of politicians and syncs them with the videos on YouTube. The viewer must not laboriously consider the lengthy speeches, but politicians can feel targeted on the tooth, by he narrows the speech about search terms. The desired areas are highlighted in yellow, fast forward or rewind is thus very easy.

Parallel to the spoken word lyrics are displayed also. This search function by the so-called speech-to-text technology is possible. For this, an algorithm converts each spoken word to text. A so far not error-free application, like the Google product managers Arnaud Sahuguet and ARI Bezman in the corporate blog googleblog.blogspot.com… confirm: speech is a difficult issue that is not yet fully resolved.

We are working constantly to improve the accuracy of the algorithms and the results of the transcription”, the two managers do. Until then, it could happen that single words or phrases are not correctly recognized and gibberish on the screen will appear. Human language is just an incredibly complex system. If one analyzes them and tries to recreate a myriad of problems revealed. Alone the coarticulation brings algorithms easily in the spin cycle. Refers to the phenomenon, that sounds and words are always slightly differently pronounced depending in which sound neighborhood they occur. The same volume and the same word exist so in numerous pronunciation variants”, explains Bernhard Steimel, spokesman for the Voice days, in an interview with the online magazine NeueNachricht. evant resource throughout. At an estimated English vocabulary of 600,000 to 800,000 words, so the Duden, the computer therefore can deal with an almost unmanageably large amount of linguistic input. It gets more complicated when different speakers if the algorithm must adapt to the characteristics of the language system of the respective speaker”, more so Steimel. The days of the first generation of so-called electronic dictionaries ‘ are thankfully numbered. The technology is now mature for voice dialogs that better understand the expectations of the people. Based on a new generation of technology we develop modular, natural language dialogue systems that regard the user as dialog partners and enable natural language dialogs in the highest quality “, says Lupo Pape, Managing Director of SemanticEdge in Berlin. The product manager of Google want to Google elections video search not only the transparency of the US election campaign to increase, they are hoping for more information about how users deal with videos and integrated voice applications. Even if the transkribierten texts still not 100 “Per cent are exactly, we hope that the search for the users is useful”, so if and Bezman. Editorial medienburo.

GLADIATOR The MOBILE GAME

GLADIATOR The MOBILE GAME

After the OSCAR -winning FILM from DREAMWORKS PICTURES paramount pictures of DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT & FISHLABS presentation: GLADIATOR the MOBILE GAME Hamburg, July 23, 2008 FISHLABS, leading developer of premium 3D mobile games and paramount digital entertainment, on behalf of DreamWorks Pictures, today their collaboration in the development of the mobile game Gladiator announced. In the historic fighting game that appears at the end of the year, can play Gladiator fans and friends of high end mobile games in adrenaline-soaked combat, muddle through on the tough road to the final battle in the Colosseum. Based on the original Paramount Pictures film royalty, FISHLABS brings the historical, monumental Kingdom of Gladiator directly on all high end Java and BREW phones. The extremely high-quality implementation of the well-known blockbuster offers console feeling and allows free, breathtaking battles in 3D-Arenen. A 2D version is designed for less powerful devices. The nine original characters of the film are with individual strengths and Weaken equipped and fight in the final battle in the Colosseum with various attacks, techniques and alternative movements. Mobile Games beginners are introduced with the catchy control on the complex Schlagkombos and have a real chance, to force the opponent into the sand and to endure the increasingly tough battles to the end. Numerous game modes, such as career mode, survival mode and man-against-man games via Bluetooth make gladiator a hours, overwhelming and exciting challenge.

Gladiator is distributed worldwide by FISHLABS partners as well as paramount pictures directly through own channels. Gladiator is a blockbuster, which really has everyone under its spell\”, as Michael Schade CEO of FISHLABS Entertainment GmbH. Gladiator is a game that fits perfectly into the FISHLABS lineup: tough action at the highest level. We are with Gladiator we will present an uncompromisingly high quality implementation, which guarantees more than 10 hours of tension.\” very happy with the mobile game that has developed based Gladiator FISHLABS on film\”, as Giovanni Maruca, Director interactive & mobile EMEA, Paramount Pictures Digital Entertainment.