Google Cloud ASR know-how permits our LEION Hey glasses to help a number of languages, together with English, Chinese language, Korean, French, Russian, and Spanish, with extra to return. The API integration simplifies our potential to serve clients in lots of international locations. Because of this, we don’t want to revamp our product for every native market.
We had an excellent expertise with the Google for Startups Accelerator: Southeast Asia. We obtained numerous priceless suggestions about our strategy to product R&D and advertising and marketing methods from Google Cloud specialists. Our participation helped reinforce our workforce’s entrepreneurial spirit. Having spent almost 10 years within the China client market trade, the Google Cloud workforce helped us begin a “new” enterprise once more, however this time for the worldwide client market.
In one other vital milestone final 12 months, our LEION Hey glasses obtained a “Prime 10 International Science and Expertise Innovation Award” on the UNESCO Netexplo Innovation Discussion board.
The award enhances the great suggestions we’re getting from clients who’re deaf or hearing-impaired, together with those that face challenges with noisy environments or in studying lips when others are sporting masks. By enabling higher comprehension, communication, and social connections, the glasses could be life-changing for many individuals.
That is supported by analysis we’ve carried out in cooperation with Tsingua College, the place we discovered that data acquisition potential, together with accuracy, elevated by 40% to 50% for folks utilizing our AR glasses in comparison with utilizing conventional listening to aids. Additional, in evaluating analysis contributors utilizing our glasses versus cell phone app transcriptions, dialogue participation elevated by 23% with use of the glasses.
For people who find themselves not hearing-impaired — however simply need help speaking in different languages — the glasses are additionally very helpful. We’re exploring further AI-powered options that buyers would possibly like, comparable to serving to folks keep in mind issues and connecting to web providers for ordering meals or transportation.
It’s an thrilling time for rising, new improvements enabled by AI that we hope will enhance the lives of many individuals.
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