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Smartphones Might Soon Develop Emotional Intelligence Thanks To New Speech-Based Algorithm

Smartphones Might Soon Develop Emotional Intelligence Thanks To New Speech-Based Algorithm

At the IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology, being held at the University of Rochester on Dec. 5, researchers will describe a new computer program that gauges human feelings through speech, with substantially greater accuracy than existing approaches. Surprisingly, the program doesn’t look at the meaning of the words. “We actually used recordings of actors [...]