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Submitted by BIoodmask 1605d ago | news

Google Acquires Middleware Speech Generator Phonetic Arts

Google announced that it has purchased Phonetic Arts, makers of automatic speech-generation middleware used by a number of video game companies.

The Cambridge, England-based company, founded in 2006, creates speech synthesis tools that convert digital text into spoken words without the need for voice actor recordings. (Google, Industry, Phonetic Arts)

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