The project goal is to complete our research on speech technology (in three areas: RAP, speech synthesis and speech understanding) in various environments and under platform offering limited resources for portable devices such as smartphones.
An virtual assistance on smartphone will be developed (like Apple Siri on iOS or Samsung S-Voice on Android), which allows users to interact with the phone in Vietnamese (such as sending messages, place phone calls, task scheduling, etc. ) using their voice.
VIVA virtual assistance proposes different functions as:
-Announcing and reading incoming SMS in Vietnamese voice (including diacritics restoration for SMS content)
-Composing and sending SMS by voice
-Answering queries of users on the weather or currency…