Visualizing (and Capturing) What Sound Looks Like

When we see images of sound waves (usually in DAWs like Audacity or Pro-Tools) they are usually visualized as transverse waves but in reality they are longitudinal waves caused by the displacement of air molecules resulting in compression and rarefactions in the air. (Check out the previous link for some helpful images to see the

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“This Voice is Only For Me” – Synthetic Voices

As someone who has previously worked in assistive technology and worked with a lot of folks with moderate to severe speech disorders, I was very excited to discover this TED Talk – “Ruba Patel: Synthetic Voices, As Unique as Fingerprints”. It shows how the organization VocalID.org are creating unique voices for recipients, by combining the

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