How the new Skype Universal Translator works

In Audio, Engineering, Experience Design, Future, Innovation by Fredy Ore

Skype have written a blog post explaining how their Skype Translator works which is currently available as a preview-release for the Spanish language.

The blog includes a short Behind the scenes video of the team working on the Translator.

Deep Neural Networks for Speech from Microsoft Research
– The Guardian report of the Skype Spanish to English Translator

Image source: The official Skype logo pack