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‘Digital Narration Technology’ To Deliver Audio For Millions Of Books
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‘Digital Narration Technology’ To Deliver Audio For Millions Of Books

An image of books and apples generated by Stable Diffusion via DreamStudio Lite by John Koetsier in ... [+] reaction to the seed phrase "photo of books and apples in a green field of grass under a starry sky hyperrealistic"John Koetsier Apple quietly launched digital narration technology today that uses artificial intelligence to generate human-sounding narration for books. While it sounds like a dangerously bad idea at first — how will AI know what to emphasize, where to get excited, and where to slow down — the small samples Apple has shared sound surprisingly human. The initial target: long-tail books that will never be worth paying a human narrator for. “More and more book lovers are listening to audiobooks, yet only a fraction of books are converted to audio — leaving millions o...