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Slang is a pioneering Voice-Assistant-as-a-Service platform that empowers developers to quickly integrate multi-lingual natural voice interfaces into their apps using SDKs. This innovative solution enables apps to reach broader audiences, facilitate faster checkouts, combine multiple action steps into single voice commands, and provide hands-free navigation. The Slang Labs founding team boasts an impressive background, having previously built Little Eye Labs, which became Facebook's first acquisition in India.

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SaaS

Milestones

  • Partnered in 2017

Founders

Kumar Rangarajan
Kumar Rangarajan
Satish Chandra Gupta
Satish Chandra Gupta
Giridhar Murthy
Giridhar Murthy

Investment Team

Sateesh Andra
Sateesh Andra
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Business Standard

July 16, 2021

Google backs Indian voice assistant as a service startup Slang Labs

Slang Labs raised funding from the Google Assistant Investments program along with existing investors Endiya Partners

Google backs Indian voice assistant as a service startup Slang Labs
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Indian Express

June 29, 2021

Beyond Alexa: This startup wants to bring multilingual voice assistants to apps

Voice is the new UI. Slang lab's Conva set to help consumers in e-commerce, travel, insurance, & recruitment with voice assistance in Indian languages empowering Indian consumers.

Beyond Alexa: This startup wants to bring multilingual voice assistants to apps
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Startup.info

February 16, 2021

Slang Labs: Giving Voice to the Next Billion Users

Slang Labs was started with the aim of changing the way users interact with applications. The complex UIs and English-Only experience make things uncomfortable to the Next Billion Users who are adopting mobile technology rapidly. We felt that Voice would be an easier interface to use apps.&

Slang Labs: Giving Voice to the Next Billion Users
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Inc 42

August 7, 2020

After Selling A Startup To Facebook, This Duo Is Bringing Voice Assistants To India’s E-commerce

Slang Labs, founded by two cofounders of Facebook-acquired Little Eye Labs, along with Satish Chandra Gupta offers a voice SDK to e-commerce platforms. The SDK is built around natural language processing and enables a multilingual in-app voice assistant product for clients such as BigBasket and others

After Selling A Startup To Facebook, This Duo Is Bringing Voice Assistants To India’s E-commerce
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Yourstory

July 15, 2020

Meet the Mavericks: The man who’s making apps hear your voice – here’s Slang Labs’ Kumar Rangarajan’s inspiring story

No guts, no glory: In the sixth episode of Season 2 of Mavericks, we talk to Kumar Rangarajan, the Co-Founder of Slang Labs, a fintech startup that provides a platform for adding multi-lingual in-app voice assistance.

Meet the Mavericks: The man who’s making apps hear your voice – here’s Slang Labs’ Kumar Rangarajan’s inspiring story
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Beebom

June 2, 2020

BigBasket Mobile App Adds a Voice Assistant to Ease the Shopping Experience

BigBasket adds a voice assistant to its mobile app in partnership with Slang Labs, which is an Indian startup working to augmented existing app experience with voice interactions. It was a part of the first batch of Google’s Launchpad Accelerator India back in mid-2018.

BigBasket Mobile App Adds a Voice Assistant to Ease the Shopping Experience
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Yourstory

May 4, 2020

How Slang Labs is using voice AI to fight misinformation around coronavirus

Bengaluru-based startup Slang Labs integrated its voice AI with covid19india.org platform to help emergent users access trustworthy news about coronavirus.

How Slang Labs is using voice AI to fight misinformation around coronavirus
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BusinessToday

April 30, 2019

Giving Voice To Apps

The Bengaluru-based B2B company offers a multilingual voice interface so that developers can sync it with any mobile app.

Giving Voice To Apps
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The Ken

August 24, 2018

Easier said than done: Building for the voice-first audience

>Startups such as Slang Labs are developing voice interfacing tools to make it easier for regional language users to navigate apps.&

Easier said than done: Building for the voice-first audience
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CNBC TV18

August 18, 2018

Young Turks: Here’s the story of Slang Labs, a smart multi-lingual voice assistant

Slang Labs' SDKs allow partner apps to add voice capabilities in many Indian languages. Click the link to know more about what Kumar Rangarajan, co-founder, has to say about his new journey.

Young Turks: Here’s the story of Slang Labs, a smart multi-lingual voice assistant
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VCCircle

August 3, 2018

Reboot: Founder of Facebook's first India acquisition is eyeing a second success

Once an entrepreneur, always an entrepreneur. That's Kumar Rangarajan's explanation for foregoing his sizeable stock options at Wall Street darling Facebook.

Reboot: Founder of Facebook's first India acquisition is eyeing a second success
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Livemint

March 24, 2018

Kumar Rangarajan who sold his Little Eye Labs to Facebook, is back with Slang Labs

Kumar Rangarajan, a serial entrepreneur who sold his start-up Little Eye Labs to Facebook Inc. in 2014, has floated Slang Labs, which develops mobile software for accepting voice commands in English and Indian languages.

Kumar Rangarajan who sold his Little Eye Labs to Facebook, is back with Slang Labs