Soundhound raises USD 75 mln to grow in speech recognition

Tuesday 31 January 2017 | 13:18 CET | News
SoundHound has raised USD 75 million in funding from investors including Nvidia GPU Ventures, Samsung Catalyst Fund, Nomura Holdings, Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance and RSI Fund I (a VC arm of Recruit Holdings). Other new investors such as Kleiner Perkins, SharesPost 100 Fund and MKaNN are joining previous investors Global Catalyst Partners, Walden Venture Capital, and TransLink Capital. SoundHound has raised USD 115 million in funding to date. Started as a music search and recognition app, Soundhound is hoping to use the funding to expand its speech recognition platform to other

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