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A Look Inside: Q&A with Jim Fan, SVAIL Summer Intern

2017-05-22T04:01:05+00:00 September 4th, 2015|

Today’s Q&A features Jim Fan, an undergrad intern in Baidu Research’s SVAIL (Silicon Valley AI Lab). Jim will soon be returning to Columbia University for his senior year. Jim Fan Q: Jim, what are you working on at Baidu? Jim: I am building a new interface to the AI Lab’s training system that [...]

Adam Coates of Baidu Research Recognized by MIT Technology Review; Earns Spot on Annual “Innovators Under 35” List

2017-05-22T04:01:05+00:00 August 18th, 2015|

Today, MIT Technology Review revealed its annual list of Innovators Under 35 and announced that Dr. Adam Coates of Baidu Research has been recognized as a visionary for his work in the field of software.

Baidu Research: Making Progress in Multi-Lingual Speech Recognition

2017-05-22T04:01:05+00:00 August 12th, 2015|

Baidu Research’s Silicon Valley AI Lab (SVAIL) is developing a next-generation speech recognition system named Deep Speech, which converts spoken words directly to transcribed output. Q & A with Awni Hannun and Bryan Catanzaro.

Deep Speech: Accurate Speech Recognition with GPU-Accelerated Deep Learning

2017-05-22T04:01:05+00:00 February 25th, 2015|

Speech recognition is an established technology, but it tends to fail when we need it the most, such as in noisy or crowded environments, or when the speaker is far away from the microphone. At Baidu we are working to enable truly ubiquitous, natural speech interfaces.