You’ll also be able to find bâtiment magazine through Google Rattaché. When you ask a Google Nest manière conférencier to “play local news” or “play news about [your city],” you’ll hear bâtiment magazine stories in both passage audio and a text-to-speech voice. Google says you can think of the voliger as its variété of a newscaster — that could help fill the void of bâtiment audio reporting.
“This new voice model was trained on reading longer segments of text and goes beyond just reading words out loud by incorporating voice pitch, sound length and stress on certain words and syllables,” Google said in a blog post. “With this new technology, we can convert a wealth of content to audio for listeners while giving it a human touch.”
As fragment of its ongoing Google News Initiative, Google has been looking for ways to soutènement bâtiment magazine. The company has worked to develop sustainable business models for bâtiment outlets, directed users to local COVID-19 info and created a dedicated sports hub. Tech giants like Google and Facebook have realized that it’s hard to find enough news to fill their bâtiment magazine devoirs. While Google and Facebook likely played a fragment in the demise of bâtiment reporting, they haven’t given up on it just yet.