• Amazon Alexa Can Now Imitate Any Human Voices

    7 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Amazon has announced that the Alexa digital assistant can now technically imitate anyone's voice based on a few clips, about 1 minute of recording. If it works as advertised, it would be a technical milestone as computer-generated voices don't really fool humans and are still a poor choice for video voice-over, for example. You can watch the live demo in the video below : In reality, I found it to transform the voice's print/tone from the typical machine-generated agent to match the target human voice print. It isn't easy to quantify the demonstration's success without knowing the original...
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