Liopa has secured $1million in funding – led by its initial backers, techstart NI, and QUBIS – which will enable it to commercialise the LipRead platform and actively market it for global use.
Belfast firm is building lip-reading tools to improve speech-controlled systems.
Neil Briscoe, renowned Motoring journalist, pens excellent article on Liopa’s LipREAD in an in-vehicle environment. Read in full here.
Voice applications are all the rage right now, with Alexa, Siri, Cortana and Google Assistant seeing an upsurge of new users. Lopia has used machine learning to create a unique automated lip reading application.
Liopa recently completed a ‘pre-seed’ funding round designed to take the company through development of technology demonstrator and early market proving.
Liopa was today named the best new start and best early stage companies respectively at the regional final of the 2016 InterTradeIreland All-Island Seedcorn Investor Readiness competition.
Liopa was recently selected as a Finalist in the prestigious IPASCO ICT Security awards. Liopa’s unique Lip-based Biometric Authentication solution impressed the judges in this highly competitive category.
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