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Building a Reliable Text-to-Speech Service with Amazon Polly

by Yiannis Philipopoulos | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Listen to this post Voiced by Amazon Polly This is a guest post by Yiannis Philipopoulos, a Software Developer at Bandwidth. In Yiannis’ words: “Bandwidth’s solutions are shaping the future of how we connect with voice and messaging for mobile apps and large-scale, enterprise-level solutions. At the core of Bandwidth’s business-grade Communications Platform as a […]

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AWS Partners with Mapillary to Support the Large-Scale Scene Understanding Challenge at CVPR 2017

by Joseph Spisak and Peter Kontschieder | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Listen to this post Voiced by Amazon Polly On July 26, 2017, Mapillary, Princeton University and others are hosting the Large-Scale Scene Understanding (LSUN) Challenge in conjunction with CVPR, the premier computer vision conference, in Honolulu, Hawaii. The LSUN Challenge and an associated workshop will bring computer vision researchers and practitioners together to solve problems […]

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Activity Tracking with a Voice-Enabled Bot on AWS

by Bob Strahan, Oliver Atoa, and Bob Potterveld | on | Permalink | Comments |  Share

Listen to this post Voiced by Amazon Polly It’s New Year’s Eve. Your friends and loved ones have gone to the party, but you can’t go just yet because you haven’t figured out how to track the key performance indicators for your New Year’s resolution. You’ve already divided your resolution into categories, and you’ve set […]

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Personalizing Videos: BeeLiked uses Amazon Polly to Launch the #DanBrownOrigin campaign, the World’s First Virtual Book Signing

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Listen to this post Voiced by Amazon Polly Just as Dan Brown has captivated millions of readers through countless plot twists and turns, the launch of his new novel, Origin, will lead you along an inspired journey that guarantees to speak to you and draw you in. Literally. The 2003 best-selling author of The Da […]

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Powering Language Learning on Duolingo with Amazon Polly

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Listen to this post Voiced by Amazon Polly This is a guest post by André Kenji Horie, a software engineer on Duolingo’s Learning Team. In their own words, “Duolingo is the most popular language-learning platform and the most downloaded education app in the world, with more than 170 million users.” When teaching a foreign language, […]

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Changing Lives with AI: Pollexy (“Polly” + “Lex”), A Special Needs Verbal Assistant

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Listen to this post Voiced by Amazon Polly With the emergence of devices like the Amazon Echo and AWS services like Amazon Polly and Amazon Lex, it’s easier to develop integrated voice solutions that can simplify life and make it more enjoyable. In some cases, the resulting innovations can lead to life-changing experiences because the […]

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Updated AWS CloudFormation Deep Learning Template Adds New Features and Capabilities

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Listen to this post Voiced by Amazon Polly AWS CloudFormation, which creates and configures Amazon Web Services resources with a template, simplifies the process of setting up a distributed deep learning cluster. The AWS CloudFormation Deep Learning template uses the latest updated Amazon Deep Learning AMI (which provides Apache MXNet, TensorFlow, Caffe, Theano, Torch, and CNTK […]

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AWS Collaborates With the National Science Foundation to Foster Innovation

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Listen to this post Voiced by Amazon Polly Amazon Web Services and the National Science Foundation (NSF) are collaborating to foster innovation in big data research. Under the AWS Research Initiative (ARI) program, AWS and NSF will respectively support innovative research in the field of Big Data. With the advancements of techniques and technologies such […]

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