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Will we suffer being read to by an automated voice?

www.guardian.co.uk
iSpeech could dramatically cut the cost of audiobooks. Shame the reading voice sounds like a bus announcementLast week iSpeech, a text-to-speech startup, announced that it had acquired its first publishing client: Pearson. Claiming "the most natural-sounding TTS audio on the market" and previously known for driving-direction applications and audio cues...
Will we suffer being read to by an automated voice?

Review: Bastion for Chrome plays just like the riveting original

www.pcworld.com
It's not hard to see why Bastion is a runaway indie success story. Supergiant took steps in each area of the game's development to ensure an innovative and satisfying mix of tried-and-true roleplay mechanics, strong central story, and top-notch voice talent. For example, the rich-voiced narrator Rucks (Logan Cunningham)...
Review: Bastion for Chrome plays just like the riveting original

VoiceBunny's 'Casting' hopes to mimic 99designs by allowing you to have crowdsourced voice auditions

thenextweb.com
VoiceBunny, a provider of professional, crowdsourced voiceover work is hoping that its new “industry first” model will encourage more people to sign up and participate in audio projects. Recently, it launched a new program called “Casting” that gives all those who participate in the auditions a bit of the cash...
VoiceBunny's 'Casting' hopes to mimic 99designs by allowing you to have crowdsourced voice auditions
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Text-to-speech startup iSpeech launches publisher platform; Evernote, Pearson first clients

gigaom.com
iSpeech, a Newark, N.J.-based startup that specializes in lifelike text-to-speech apps and previously rolled out voice technology for the connected home, is launching a platform for publishers, the company plans to announce Tuesday. The tools are designed to help publishers quickly and inexpensively convert books and articles into audio. iSpeech’s...
Text-to-speech startup iSpeech launches publisher platform; Evernote, Pearson first clients
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Inside ToyTalk, the Startup That Wants to Bring Toys to Life

allthingsd.com
One of the great promises of technology products is to push forward both art and science together. But all too often that just means nice design in a gadget, or nifty effects in a performance. Norma Cordova Team ToyTalk, with CEO Oren Jacobs at front left, outside their office in...
Inside ToyTalk, the Startup That Wants to Bring Toys to Life

Wochit creates hundreds of video news reports each day for content-hungry publishers on a budget

thenextweb.com
Video is increasingly important to online publishers, but the problem is that it’s generally expensive and time-consuming to produce. Wochit is a new platform launching today that aims to supply news sites with fresh, timely video reports. Wochit creates hundreds of timely, demand-driven news videos every day, covering a wide...
Wochit creates hundreds of video news reports each day for content-hungry publishers on a budget

Gabuduck strikes up an iPad apps tune for children

www.guardian.co.uk
Startup is working with musicians to provide voice narration and music for young tablet usersMusic apps and children's apps are two of the most creative and innovative categories in modern-day app stores, but also two of the hardest to make money from. It's a brave company that looks to make...
Gabuduck strikes up an iPad apps tune for children

Feature Friday: Listen To This Blog

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A few days ago, I stared getting emails asking about avc.fm. Was this done with my approval? Did I know who was behind it? The answer was no and no so I tweeted this out and gave my approval.   AVC.fm, the unofficial blogcast of @AVC created by @VoiceBunny avc.fm...
Feature Friday: Listen To This Blog
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