Google Assistant will speak the voice of Hollywood stars – the first details

Google Assistant заговорит голосом звезд Голливуда - первые подробности

Google Assistant will speak to the users voices of Hollywood stars. The first of them will be American singer, songwriter and actor John legend. It is noted that for a limited-time Grammy winner will sing the users of “happy birthday”, tell the weather and other, reports ONLINE.UA with reference to the BBC.

“John legend is one of six new voices Google Assistant, which was previously announced at Google I/O in 2018, where the company presented a preliminary version of his model speech synthesis WaveNet.The latter is based on artificial intelligence, Google’s DeepMind works on the basis of samples of human speech and direct modeling of audio signals, creating a more realistic artificial language”, – stated in the message.

Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai noted that WaveNet has allowed them to reduce the recording time in the Studio model can really convey the richness of the voice actor.

Stated that now Google has a few records straight answers Mr. legend on a number of pre-selected queries, like: “Hey Google, give me a Serenade” or “Hey, Google, we are ordinary people?”.