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Speech Services

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modification request for UI of the AI Minute asset

See attached document.
about 3 years ago in Speech Services 1 Not under consideration

Add m4a speech to text support

This is a great format for content creation apps in iOS, why not support it?I have to get around by converting to wav or mp3 adding more waiting time
over 3 years ago in Speech Services 1 Not under consideration

Phoneme timings in Text to Speech service

We'd like to use the text to speech service to control an animatronic. The animatronic has a mouth and needs to manipulate its lips and jaws as it's speaking and Amazon had phoneme and viseme support which is what we were using. However, we're swi...
over 3 years ago in Speech Services 2 Planned for future release

Utterance segmentation made sensitive to speaker identity (features)

Utterance segmentation appears to be entirely independent of (the features used for) speaker labeling. Specifically, it was noticed that even though the speaker labeling correctly identifies that a new speaker (very clear because it goes from male...
over 3 years ago in Speech Services 1 Functionality already exists

Gender recognition/identification/classification of speech

Enhance feature to understand the gender & also age of person speaking for further analysis.
almost 4 years ago in Speech Services 0 Not under consideration

Ability to move fully trained STT models between separate instances (i.e. DEV vs. PROD or separate accounts)

Customers for best practice reasons keep environments separate (DEV vs. PROD) for security, performance, testing & availability of the model. Training STT models can take hours to train. Not utilizing fully trained models results in delays ...
about 4 years ago in Speech Services 4 Not under consideration

Hindi language support

India is the 4th largest economy in the world with a population of 1.3 billion. Over 50% of the population speak & communicate in Hindi. While Watson is well regarded in the market, the lack of Hindi language support is hindering sales and whi...
about 4 years ago in Speech Services 0 Planned for future release

In the Speech-To-Text service, improve that output generated by speaker_labels option.

I have a major call center use case that requires text transcription of 2 distinct voices, a call center rep. and a customer. I need to group the transcribed text by each of these 2 people. The speaker_labels feature returns a list of time ranges,...
about 4 years ago in Speech Services 1 Not under consideration

Automatic Voice Model detection

Automatically detect the voice model to improve transcription in use cases where multiple speakers have different accents (e.g. US and UK on the same line) - similar to language detection in Watson Assistant.
over 4 years ago in Speech Services 1 Not under consideration

Improve API response structure for timestamps and word_confidence within STT SpeechRecognitionAlternative model

As part of the response from making a POST to the v1/recognize endpoint in the Speech to Text service, the user receives an array of "alternatives". Within these "alternatives" objects, there are two arrays called "word_confidence" and "transcript...
over 4 years ago in Speech Services 0 Not under consideration