AI Sniffs Out Unsafe Food
Researchers trained a machine-learning algorithm to read Amazon reviews for hints that a food product would be recalled by the Food and Drug Administration. The system will help experts to determine and recall dangerous food faster. To read more, click here.
Artificial Intelligence Reads Books in Authors’ Voices
Chinese search engine Sogou is developing an artificial intelligence technology that reads popular novels in the authors’ voices. To read more, click here.
Emergency Calls with Text-to-Speech
Google is adding an automated text-to-speech feature to the Phone app on Pixel devices, enabling a one-tap system to relay location information to medical, fire, or police responders without the need for speech. To read more, click here.
Bose Offers a New Portable Home Speaker
Bose developed a new Portable Home Speaker which includes Bluetooth connectivity, voice control, and virtual assistant integration. The speaker supports Google Assistant, Amazon’s Alexa, and AirPlay. To read more, click here.