The mobile application will be designed to be used by both Android and IOS operating systems. The conversation system will be hosted on a cloud storage provider and the user will connect via their mobile internet connection or WIFI.
The company will test the concept in South East Asia.
Vietnam has been chosen as the initial test country because of it’s young, educated population and the high proportion of English learning students. Also, it replicates in many ways the societal structure of China which is the companies key target market.
The company will undertake 500 hours of recording conversations between Vietnamese people learning English and a native speaker for the training of machine learning classifiers.
Once the recordings have been made two sets of transcription will be delivered alongside the audio. The first set a direct transcription and the second and adjusted transcription to correct errors in the English.
These recordings will have a significant value to other companies operating in the voice activated market.