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Natural Language Processing Unicorns

Top 4 Natural Language Processing Unicorn Startups in 2021

Here’s a full list of unicorn companies in the Natural Language Processing industry that have made it to the US$1B valuation.

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Natural Language Processing (NLP) has been one of the most talked-about technologies for the last decade.

NLP has been the darling technology behind many entrepreneurs who wanted to build large tech startups and achieve unicorn status.

And it is not surprising, given that it can be used to build so many ventures.

At the moment, 4 NLP startups have achieved unicorn status.

Top 4 Natural Language Processing Unicorn Startups

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Grammarly

Grammarly

Grammarly’s writing assistant detects and corrects mistakes in your text so you can be confident that more people will actually read what you’ve written.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    October 2019

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2009

  • Founders:

    Alex Shevchenko, Dmytro Lider, Max Lytvyn

  • Industries:

    Apps, Assistive Technology, Information Technology, Mobile Apps, Natural Language Processing, Productivity Tools, SaaS, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $200,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    2

  • Number of investors:

    6

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Mobvoi

Mobvoi

Mobvoi is a leading artificial intelligence startup with a mission to make technology more smart, simple, and human.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    April 2017

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Beijing

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Yizhou Zhu, Yuanyuan Li, Zhifei Li

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Internet, Mobile, Natural Language Processing

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $252,763,409

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    5

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SoundHound Inc.

SoundHound Inc.

From hands-free voice-enabled AI to real-time language translation, SoundHound is changing the way people interact with sound--and the world around them.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    May 2018

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Santa Clara

  • Started in:

    2005

  • Founders:

    James Hom, Keyvan Mohajer, Majid Emami

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Audio, Machine Learning, Mobile, Natural Language Processing, Speech Recognition

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $215,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    22

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Unisound

Unisound

Beijing Yunzhisheng Information Technology Co.,Ltd. is a high-tech enterprise that engages in mobile Internet technology development, product design, research and development, intelligent voice and speech processing technologies.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.19

    B (

    July 2018

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Beijing

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    Huang Wei, Jiaen Liang, Zhao Yiyang

  • Industries:

    Cloud Data Services, Natural Language Processing, Speech Recognition

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $301,442,497

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    13

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