Speech Technology eWeekly -
October 04, 2023
2023 Speech Industry Award Winner: Microsoft’s VALL-E Breaks the Mold in AI Training
VALL-E, one of Microsoft's latest forays into artificial intelligence, is a transformer-based text-to-speech model that can re-create any voice from just a three-second sample clip.
2023 Speech Industry Award Winner: NVIDIA Is Making Voice AI Better for Almost Everyone
NVIDIA saw blowout second-quarter results, surging margins, and incredible demand, which prompted one analyst from Constellation Insights to conclude that "it's clear the company has little competition and a lot of pricing power."
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Spotify Tests Voice Translation Feature
Spotify is testing a feature that translates podcasts into other languages while keeping the speaker's voice.
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