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Hold On! My Watch Is Talking

There’s a new watch accessory in town with plenty of cool speech technologies. The HBand is a voice-enabled strap that turns a watch into a phone answering device. HBand replaces  current watch straps with built-in Bluetooth audio for Apple and other 22-24mm watches. The patented technology allows users to answer phone calls by raising their hands […]

Type a Script, TTS Makes a Movie

Through a new service called Autograf, anyone can now create their own short, animated films. The service was launched recently by French TV channel Arte and features narration from Acapela Group’s French text-to-speech voices. To create the movie, users provide the plot in a a maximum of 400 characters, and Acapela voices linked to quirky, amusing animation will do the […]