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So, NEC – you’re saying you don’t need us anymore? I’m hurt and know it’s no April Fool, so will just have to learn to live with it…

Press Release

NEC Develops Technologies that Assess an Author’s Feelings from Text in order to Create Audio and Visual Blogs

—- Entertaining audio and visual blogs easily created by mobile phone—-

Tokyo, April 6, 2009 - NEC Corporation announced today the development of two new technologies that evaluate an author’s feelings based on text data in order to automatically generate entertaining blog content. The technologies produce a variety of text decorations and feature an entertaining text-to-speech function that generates synthesized speech based on the positive or negative emotions expressed in a body of text.

The two newly developed technologies are represented by a “state of mind assessment technology,” which analyzes text data in order to assess whether the feelings expressed by an author are positive or negative, in addition to a “variable voice tone synthesis technology” that uses the identified feelings to create diverse variations in the tone of synthesized voices.

Read the rest at the Via link below…

(Via NEC)

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