Microsoft’s Richard Rashid demos deep learning for speech recognition in China

Chief Research Officer Rick Rashid demonstrates a speech recognition breakthrough via machine translation that converts his spoken English words into computer-generated Chinese language. The breakthrough is patterned after deep neural networks and significantly reduces errors in spoken as well as written translation [1].

[1] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nu-nlQqFCKg&list=UUCb9_Kn8F_Opb3UCGm-lILQ&index=6