Biographical Information

S. Hamid Nawab

S. Hamid Nawab, PhD is Co-Founder and Chief Scientist of Yobe.

Articles by S. Hamid Nawab

Companies Are Investing in Voice, But They're Ignoring the Real Problem

For voice to be truly effective, it needs to be tested in real-world environments.

Avoid Being Fooled by Parlor Tricks: The Necessity of Real-World Environment Testing for ASR

Voice assistant's ability to perform in varied, and often difficult, sound environments will be a key pillar for the sector's success. The sheer scale of distribution for voice assistants means they are going to be used in many different situations and environments, many of which require them to adapt to the variability of the scenarios, which is a huge risk for this emerging market.