Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) DeepMind Edges Closer To Human Intelligence

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) artificial intelligence arm DeepMind says it has achieved a milestone in creating machine-generated speech that sounds more natural. DeepMind has come up with a speech technology that it calls WaveNet, which is capable of emitting synthetic speech that sounds more human. It turns out that WaveNet is about 50% better than existing technologies when it comes to producing sound that would make you think it is a human being responding to your queries. English and Chinese Alphabet’s DeepMind ran a blind test of WaveNet in U.S. English and Chinese languages and human listeners felt it had an amazing speech that sounded more natural compared to the machine-generated speech in the so-called text-to-speech programs (TTS). WaveNet is designed to emit actual human…


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