Conscious that new generative AI art tools Midjourney, Dall-E 2 and Stable Diffusion may be as baffling for some as they are exciting for others, but nonetheless important and worth knowing about, here’s a short YouTube video explaining in simple terms what they can do, especially in a professional context, and, to an extent, how they work.
James Earl Jones remains the voice of Darth Vader thanks to AI
At the ripe old age of 91, James Earl Jones has decided it’s time to retire and hand the job of voicing Darth Vader to AI technology to head off the possibility that Disney may replace him, as if that were possible. Ukrainian speech synthesis start-up Respeecher has already worked for Disney on the Star […]
Synthetic speech start-up Murf want a word with you
Text-to-speech has been around for years, but quality limitations meant they were used primarily by voice assistants and chat bots. Developments in AI and deep learning now make it possible to create synthetic voices that have the prosody and pronunciation of human speech. Traditional voiceover and dubbing markets are predicated to generate a total of […]