A World Class Team

We received some well earned recognition for two members of our world class team here at SoapBox Labs this week. The Diversity in Tech Awards have nominated Dr. Amelia Kelly, Director of Speech Technology, as a finalist for the Data Scientist Award, and Agape Deng, Computational Linguist as a finalist for the Rising Star award. […]

Equity in Voice Technology

Equitable voice technology should be a non-negotiable yet, according to Stanford University’s FairSpeech project, all 5 of the leading speech recognition tools “misunderstood Black speakers twice as often as white speakers”. SoapBox Labs’ partners at the FCRR have also shared their concerns about technology and issues of equity in this recent Smart Brief article. Dr. […]