In a recent interview, the Microsoft engineer fil Alleva opening about the link between Skype translator with the famous Star Wars characters C-3PO, and they in order to achieve a common translation through the long road. While many people are more in line with the role of Trek Alleva, Star says, C-3PO should be able to understand and speak a million languages. As recently as the upcoming seventh Wars Star film, Translate Skype team based work also spent 30 years, the specific can be traced back to the Microsoft Technology Vice President Huang Xuedong in a speech in 1993.
After Shum Harry, executive vice president of technology research with Microsoft, Alleva, the began to be a bit of a science fiction concept, the exploration of the real life of ordinary consumers.
In order to achieve this goal, the team began with the continuous progress of computer technology, such as machine learning, a large number of data, as well as artificial intelligence.
Of course, we also face the computing ability and natural speech translation and other obstacles, such as echo or noisy environment, the speech recognition technology and microphone are also suck.
In addition, Microsoft also recognized that the biggest obstacle to the unilateral use of speech recognition is those
In understanding these subtle
Hong Xiaowen said that once these three systems can be combined to do voice recognition and calculation, we can finally achieve the pursuit of
Although Hong Xiaowen was cautiously optimistic about this attitude, but other researchers in the interior of the Microsoft voice recognition of the future across the optimistic. Microsoft Research Institute Menezes Arul machine translation team said:
In the main language and the main scene, the language barrier will not exist in four years.
With the slow development of Cortana, a variety of data collection, and the collection of millions of TellMe TTS tools, the popularity of voice recognition, perhaps it is just a question of time.