This SDK provides an interface to the DOCOMO Speech Recognition API, enabling speech recognition to be added to Android applications. This particular Android SDK contains technologies powered by FueTrek language processing, and provides support up to Android version 4.4. The SDK offers an increased recording time of 30 seconds. The API accepts spoken voice within an audio file, and transcribes the language detected into words.
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Named-Entity Recognition involves identifying an entity in a text and assigning it a class label. These classifications can include People, Locations, and Organisations, among others depending on the tool. This comparison looks at the performance of 10 natural language processing APIs.