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Google Cloud Speech API Out of Beta and Now Generally Available

     
4:24 pm on Apr 19, 2017 (gmt 0)

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Google has said its Cloud Speech API is now out of beta and is now generally available to developers.

Google says it has new features and imporved performance since the early beta stages.

  • Improved transcription accuracy for long-form audio
  • Faster processing, typically 3x faster than the prior version for batch scenarios
  • Expanded file format support, now including WAV, Opus and Speex


  • [cloudplatform.googleblog.com...]

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    6:43 pm on Apr 19, 2017 (gmt 0)

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    Guess my Google Home may start recognizing my voice in the mornings when I first wake up. Usually I have to wait till I get some coffee in me to be legible.