January 9, 2018
Audio Analytic announces partnership with Hive
We are very pleased to be able to announce that we are working with leading smart home brand Hive to bring our world-leading sound recognition software to a number of their innovative, next-generation products.
Centrica Connected Home, the business behind the Hive brand, offers connected home products in the UK, Ireland, North America and Italy.
“It is great to be able to share this news with people,” said Audio Analytic CEO Dr Chris Mitchell. “The Hive brand has become synonymous with the smart home and they are quickly establishing themselves as a major player in a fast-paced and competitive market.”
The first product released by Hive (in March 2018) is the Hub 360, an innovative smart home hub that gives consumers peace of mind through sound recognition. The product is available in the UK, Ireland, Italy, Canada and the US.
Tom Guy, Global Product Director at Centrica Connected Home, said “To stay ahead we have to offer innovative, valuable and seamless experiences for our customers. By working with Audio Analytic as our sound recognition partner, we are able to use the latest in AI capabilities to make people’s lives easier in a real and tangible way.”
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About Audio Analytic
Audio Analytic is the pioneer of AI sound recognition software. The company is on a mission to map the world of sounds, offering our sense of hearing to consumer technology. By transferring our sense of hearing to consumer products and digital personal assistants we give them the ability to react to the world around us, helping satisfy our entertainment, safety, security, wellbeing and communication needs.
Audio Analytic’s ai3™ sound recognition software enables device manufacturers and chip companies to equip products with Artificial Audio Intelligence, recognizing and automatically responding to our growing list of sound profiles.