fresh bytes
Subscribe Now

Artificially intelligent speech generator can fake anyone’s voice

In an effort to inject some life in the automated voices that come out of our apps, AI startup Lyrebird has developed a voice-imitation algorithm that can mimic any person’s voice, and read any text with a predefined emotion or intonation. Incredibly, it can do this after analyzing just a few dozen seconds of pre-recorded audio. In an effort to promote its new tool, Lyrebird produced several audio samples using the voices of Barack Obama, Donald Trump, and Hillary Clinton.

Continue reading (and listening) at Gizmodo

Leave a Reply

featured blogs
Jun 15, 2021
Samtec Flyover® Twinax Cable assemblies allow designers to extend signal reach and density, enabling 112 Gbps PAM4 performance. Samtec Flyover systems are commonly used in mid-board applications, with a cable assembly connector located next to the chip. The signal path ...
Jun 15, 2021
We share key automotive cybersecurity considerations for connected vehicle technology such as automotive WiFi & Bluetooth, along with NHTSA best practices. The post Closing the 'Door' on Remote Attackers by Securing Wireless Paths into Vehicles appeared first on From Si...
Jun 15, 2021
At the recent TSMC 2021 Online Technology Symposium, the keynote to open the show was delivered by Dr C. C. Wei, TSMC's CEO. In addition to C.C. himself, there were guest appearances by Lisa Su,... [[ Click on the title to access the full blog on the Cadence Community s...
Jun 14, 2021
By John Ferguson, Omar ElSewefy, Nermeen Hossam, Basma Serry We're all fascinated by light. Light… The post Shining a light on silicon photonics verification appeared first on Design with Calibre....

featured video

Reduce Analog and Mixed-Signal Design Risk with a Unified Design and Simulation Solution

Sponsored by Cadence Design Systems

Learn how you can reduce your cost and risk with the Virtuoso and Spectre unified analog and mixed-signal design and simulation solution, offering accuracy, capacity, and high performance.

Click here for more information about Spectre FX Simulator

Featured Paper

An FPGA-Based Solution for a Graph Neural Network Accelerator

Sponsored by Achronix

Graph Neural Networks (GNN) drive high demand for compute and memory performance and a software only based implementation of a GNN does not meet performance targets. As a result, there is an urgent need for hardware-based GNN acceleration. While traditional convolutional neural network (CNN) hardware acceleration has many solutions, the hardware acceleration of GNN has not been fully discussed and researched. This white paper reviews the latest GNN algorithms, the current status of acceleration technology research, and discusses FPGA-based GNN acceleration technology.

Click to read more

featured chalk talk

TDK Magnetic Sheets For EMI and NFC Applications

Sponsored by Mouser Electronics and TDK

Today’s dense, complex designs can be extremely challenging from an EMI perspective. Re-designs of PCBs to eliminate problems can be expensive and time consuming, and a manufacturing solution can be preferable. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Amelia Dalton chats with Chris Burket of TDX about Flexield noise suppression sheets, which may be just what your design needs to get EMI under control.

Click here for more information about TDK Flexield Noise Suppression Sheets