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"Did you laugh enough today?" - Deep Neural Networks for Mobile and Wearable Laughter Trackers

@inproceedings{Hagerer2017DidYL,
  title={"Did you laugh enough today?" - Deep Neural Networks for Mobile and Wearable Laughter Trackers},
  author={Gerhard Hagerer and Nicholas Cummins and Florian Eyben and Bj{\"o}rn Schuller},
  booktitle={INTERSPEECH},
  year={2017}
}
In this paper we describe a mobile and wearable devices app that recognises laughter from speech in real-time. The laughter detection is based on a deep neural network architecture, which runs smoothly and robustly, even natively on a smartwatch. Further, this paper presents results demonstrating that our approach achieves state-of-the-art laughter detection performance on the SSPNet Vocalization Corpus (SVC) from the 2013 Interspeech Computational Paralinguistics Challenge Social Signals Sub… 

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