SoundHound is an innovator in sound recognition and search technologies. The Company's Houndify is the first independent AI platform that enables developers and business owners to deploy it anywhere and retain control of their brand and users, while differentiating and innovating. Houndify provides all the technology ingredients necessary for voice and AI integration, including the world’s fastest speech recognition, the most sophisticated natural language understanding, easy to use developer tools, knowledge graphs and a large and rapidly growing number of domains. SoundHound's voice search and assistant app, Hound, leverages its Speech-to-Meaning and Deep Meaning Understanding technologies on a consumer app experience. The Company's music recognition app applies the technology to the listening experience, enabling people to discover, explore and share the music around them.

Company Growth (employees)
Santa Clara, US
Size (employees)
175 (est)+5%
SoundHound was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, US

SoundHound Office Locations

SoundHound has offices in Santa Clara, San Francisco, Toronto and Tokyo
Santa Clara, US (HQ)
3979 Freedom Cir

SoundHound Data and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$75 m

Latest funding size

$75 m

Time since last funding

7 months


SoundHound's latest funding round in January 2017 was reported to be $75 m. In total, SoundHound has raised $75 m

SoundHound Operating Metrics

Jan, 2017


300 m

    SoundHound Median Salaries

    Source: 15 public H-1B filings from SoundHound

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    Flipagram pairs with SoundHound to add the right song to your videos

    Flipagram has launched its first music integration partnership, electing to work with SoundHound to streamline how users add songs to their videos. The video app now leverages audio technology to discover any song being played and can add it into the finished product — no longer will you need to str…

    Disney taps SoundHound’s virtual assistant to help guests navigate its theme parks

    SoundHound Inc. has been tapped by the Walt Disney Company to use its Hound’s iOS and Android virtual assistant to help theme park guests. With this pilot program, you’ll be able to navigate your way through Disneyland or Disney World by using your voice and saying “OK Hound.” The idea is that you c…

    Shazam’s new feature on Android has convinced me to ditch SoundHound for identifying songs

    Ever wandered into a club, restaurant or even someone’s living room and just enjoyed every single song that played there? I’ve had that happen several times in my travels, but launching SoundHound and engaging the ‘listen to identify track’ feature every time is a pain. Thankfully, Shazam has a solu…

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