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Google buys Limes Audio to boost Hangouts voice quality

Friday 6 January 2017 | 12:29 CET | News
Google has acquired Swedish company Limes Audio on undisclosed terms to improve the voice quality of its Hangouts service, according to TechCrunch. Limes Audio is ten years old and is based in Umea, with branch offices in Stockholm and Palo Alto, it said. Lime Audio's main product is an audio software suite called TrueVoice, said TechCrunch, for enhanced voice communication through a combination of acoustic echo cancellation, noise reduction and automated mixing, among other things.

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Companies: Google
Countries: Sweden / World
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