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Blog 2018-01-17T16:20:52+00:00

Deep Voice: Real-Time Neural Text-to-Speech for Production

Baidu Research presents Deep Voice, a production-quality text-to-speech system constructed entirely from deep neural networks. The biggest obstacle to building such a system thus far has been the speed of audio synthesis – previous approaches [...]

February 28th, 2017|

PaddlePaddle and Kubernetes Join Forces, Helping Developers Efficiently Train Deep Learning Models

Kubernetes community announced today that PaddlePaddle, the open source deep learning framework originally developed by Baidu, is now compatible with Kubernetes, the cluster management system, making PaddlePaddle the only deep learning framework that officially supports [...]

February 7th, 2017|

Baidu’s Melody: AI-Powered Conversational Bot for Doctors and Patients

Baidu has launched Melody, an AI-powered conversational bot designed to provide relevant information to doctors to assist with recommendations and treatment options. Melody incorporates advanced deep learning and natural language processing (NLP) technologies developed by Baidu. [...]

October 18th, 2016|

Baidu Research Announces New Open Source Deep Learning Benchmark

Today at the O’Reilly AI Conference in New York, Baidu Research announced DeepBench, the first open source benchmarking tool for evaluating deep learning performance across different hardware platforms. The announcement was made during a presentation [...]

September 26th, 2016|

Adam Coates Speaks to TechEmergence about Future of Speech Recognition

Adam Coates sat down recently with Daniel Faggella from TechEmergence at our Sunnyvale office for an interview about AI, Speech Recognition and Natural Language Processing. During the interview, Coates, Director of Baidu Silicon Valley AI [...]

May 6th, 2016|

Big Data vs. Big Crowds – New Research from Baidu’s Big Data Lab

Baidu’s Big Data Lab has released a paper detailing how to use big data analytics to predict large-scale crowd formation and warn people of potentially deadly stampede events, like the tragic one that claimed the lives [...]

March 29th, 2016|