According to Japan’s Kyodo News reported on November 18, the 17th, Hitachi announced that it has developed in noisy environments can recognize the voice of the new smart phone technology.
By having this technology and can recognize speech translation software combination, enabling users to more easily communicate with foreigners on the street.Panasonic is also developing effective use of speech recognition technology translation system.
Although the two technologies still in the experimental stage, but or the impetus for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics initiatives to reduce the language barrier.
Trial Application (App) adoption of new technologies, Hitachi released, assumed foreigners and stations of the officer or employee to engage in dialogue with a smart phone or tablet.After identifying the App dialogue translated text displayed on the screen. The new technology uses dialogue volume change less than the noise characteristics, the noise and voice separation.
Minister of Media Studies little taste great typical Hitachi Research and Development Group, said: “The current task is to shorten the analysis time to react faster.” The technology in 2-3 years and strive to put into practical use.
Panasonic will offer same type of microphone translator from December to Narita airport, the trial will continue till March 2016. Japanese speak after the microphone, speech will be translated into English, Chinese and other languages came, for the staff to use in the event of disaster situation.
The Government of Japan during the Tokyo Olympic Games and strive for foreigners to visit Japan without language barriers create a social environment, is to support the development of high-end voice translation technology.