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ADL Report: Voice Chat Remains a Top Channel for Online Harassment

The annual ADL report about harassment in multiplayer video games showed a significant problem worsening. Voice Chat is once again a leading channel for concern.

Collin Borns

Jan 27, 2023

3 min read

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ADL Report: Online Harassment In Games is Bad and Getting Worse

ADL's annual report about harassment in online multiplayer games paints a negative picture for young people and adults alike. Is 2023 the year the gaming industry will start to overcome these challenges?

Collin Borns

Jan 18, 2023

2 min read

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The Hidden Power of Full-Duplex AI for Voice Assistants and Voice Chat Moderation

The most popular voice assistants (Alexa, Siri, Google) use half-duplex architectures, meaning the user and assistant must take turns to speak. However, Full-duplex systems employ real-time understanding where the system begins predicting the user intent from the very first word uttered, unlocking the ability for Proactive Content Moderation.

Hannes Heikinheimo

Dec 09, 2022

8 min read

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Speechly Introduces a Solution to the Voice Chat Moderation Gap at VOICE 2022

Voice chat is a popular feature in games, the metaverse, and social media networks but it comes with challenges like harassment and toxic behavior. This post breaks down our keynote at VOICE 22 exploring how Speechly helps solve these issues.

Collin Borns

Nov 17, 2022

1 min read

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3 Vectors of Voice Chat Moderation

Voice chat is very popular with both users and the creators of games, social media platforms, and metaverse spaces. However, the introduction of voice chat comes with the risk of harassment for users.

Otto Söderlund

Nov 14, 2022

6 min read

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Why Games Need Better Voice Chat Moderation

Major gaming studios like Riot Games, Roblox and Sony are recording voice chats for moderation, but the tools for content moderation today typically suffer from low accuracy, high cost, and high latency. A new technical approach is needed to fill the voice chat moderation gap.

Otto Söderlund

Oct 24, 2022

6 min read

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New Feature Release: Batch API for Transcribing Pre-Recorded Audio

Today we are excited to announce the Speechly Batch API for Transcribing massive amounts of pre-recorded audio or video content.

Collin Borns

Sep 27, 2022

2 min read

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3 Common Voice Chat Moderation Mistakes

Voice chat has become an essential feature in many games and social media platforms making Moderation a critical thing to get right.

Otto Söderlund

Sep 19, 2022

5 min read

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Online Harassment Statistics that Matter for 2022

Online harassment is as old as the internet. However, where it was once rare and infrequent, it is now increasingly common. The data all points in one direction and is compiled here.

Collin Borns

Sep 12, 2022

5 min read