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Spotify Pilots AI Voice Translation for Multi-Lingual Podcasts

[ad_1] Spotify is opening up foreign language markets to its podcasters through artificial intelligence. The company on Monday announced a pilot program called Voice Translation for podcasts that not only translates a podcast from one language to another but will retain the podcaster’s voice as it does it. Spotify’s new translation tool, which uses OpenAI’s voice generation technology, can clone a speaker’s voice characteristics to make a translation sound more natural. The pilot

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Dynamic AI Menus Coming to White Castle Drive-Thru Lanes

[ad_1] Artificial intelligence is coming to more than 100 drive-thru lanes at White Castle, the fast food hamburger chain that invented the “slider” in 1921. The company announced Tuesday that the project will tap into the proprietary voice AI technology of SoundHound and digital signage from Samsung Electronics America to deliver a state-of-the-art customer ordering experience. “With White Castle cravers everywhere hungry for our hot and tasty menu options, we are investing in

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The Magic Presented at HP Imagine 2023

[ad_1] HP Imagine is a new conference focusing on the company’s innovation. Last week, there was an impressive amount of innovation showcased in stellar fashion by HP Chief Corporate Affairs and Communications Officer Stella Low and her team. It stands as one of the best-executed presentations I’ve ever attended. Innovation is a difficult topic because it’s often overhyped. Buyers don’t really want innovation because it represents risk, but where they need innovation is for

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Meta Quest 3 Might Be the Ultimate VR Gift for the Holidays

[ad_1] I’ve been playing with the new Meta Quest 3 headset for the last several days, and I’m impressed. This headset is much better than Meta Quest 2 because it begins to address some of the intrinsic problems with virtual reality (VR) technology. It may need one or two more versions to truly hit the sweet spot for where this technology needs to be, and we are still lacking a “killer app or game” that will drive people to the platform. This week, let’s talk about what Meta Quest 3

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