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New Voices For The Voiceless: Synthetic Speech Gets An Upgrade : NPR

By March 22, 2013Uncategorized

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For those who rely on technology to speak, there are a limited number of voices. “Perfect Paul” sounds robotic, and “Heather” can seem too old for some.

Diana Petschauer‘s insight:

New Synthetic Speech for AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) based on what the individual would actually sound like while speaking- phenomenal. If you have time to listen to the story (audio) it is inspiring.

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