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Startups as a founder:

  1. Softsound: Automatic Speech Recognition (30 May 1995)
  2. Cantab Research: A startup factory (3 February 2006)
  3. Speechmatics: The speech recognition spinoff of Cantab Research (11 October 2009)
  4. Cambridge Financial Engineering: Automated Portfolio management (7 June 2011)
  5. Capito Systems: Speech understanding for mobiles (21 May 2012)
  6. Vox Pop Communications: Instant messaging using voice (9 June 2014)
  7. NowTranscribe: ASR assisted audio transcription (3 September 2014)
  8. Neurocore: Neural net processors (10 December 2018)
  9. Imagi: Artificial General Intelligence

Startups as near founder/key advisor:

  1. Zentian: Hardware for speech recognition (2006-2008)
  2. Skrybot: Speech Recognition (2007-2008)
  3. Inputdyamics: Input to mobile phones (c 2008)

Others associated with:

  1. Inferret: Speech and related for Japanese market
  2. Entale: Next generation podcasts
  3. Sonocent:
  4. Cambridge Enterprise mentor (occasioal)
  5. SyndicateRoom (occasional)
  6. Ark Research (Rudolf Braun)

Conditions:

  • one/two hour slots max one slot per week
  • minimal travel (mostly phone/Skype/email)
  • minimal preparation
  • something personally interesting (e.g. ML/AI/AGI)
  • no NDAs (for the same reason as VCs)
  • no pay and no public use of name
  • no conflicts (primarily with Speechmatics, and secondarily with other companies I'm supporting).
private/startups.txt · Last modified: 2020/01/09 16:23 by admin