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Google Cloud Speech API client library

Project description

Cloud Speech API: Converts audio to text by applying powerful neural network models.

Quick Start

In order to use this library, you first need to go through the following steps:

  1. Select or create a Cloud Platform project.
  2. Enable billing for your project.
  3. Enable the Cloud Speech API.
  4. Setup Authentication.

Installation

Install this library in a virtualenv using pip. virtualenv is a tool to create isolated Python environments. The basic problem it addresses is one of dependencies and versions, and indirectly permissions.

With virtualenv, it’s possible to install this library without needing system install permissions, and without clashing with the installed system dependencies.

Mac/Linux

pip install virtualenv
virtualenv <your-env>
source <your-env>/bin/activate
<your-env>/bin/pip install google-cloud-speech

Windows

pip install virtualenv
virtualenv <your-env>
<your-env>\Scripts\activate
<your-env>\Scripts\pip.exe install google-cloud-speech

Preview

SpeechClient

from google.cloud import speech_v1
from google.cloud.speech_v1 import enums

client = speech_v1.SpeechClient()

encoding = enums.RecognitionConfig.AudioEncoding.FLAC
sample_rate_hertz = 44100
language_code = 'en-US'
config = {'encoding': encoding, 'sample_rate_hertz': sample_rate_hertz, 'language_code': language_code}
uri = 'gs://bucket_name/file_name.flac'
audio = {'uri': uri}

response = client.recognize(config, audio)

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