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2014-06-19 12:30:06

Singing your songs with Singing Speech Synthesis - A new experience to be invented. MONS, Belgium, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In early 2014 experts from Acapela Group, innovator in speech solutions, started work on a 3-year program on French singing text to speech. An ambitious project funded by the ANR (The French National Research Agency) and involving high profile partners: LIMSI (coordinator), IRCAM and DUALO. "We aim to innovate and push the boundaries of speech...

2014-05-14 04:21:40

EUROPEAN BUSINESS SUMMIT - 12th EDITION, BRUSSELS, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking account of emotions and conveying them to users is undoubtedly the next major revolution in the virtual world. Applications need to embody more verbal and emotional interactions. EMOSPEECH is a Eurostars project in which Acapela Group, the voice expert based in Mons, has actively participated. The first results are being unveiled. EMOSPEECH is the result of a project led for 3 years...

2014-04-01 12:29:47

MONS, Belgium, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you know that in the world today multilingual speakers outnumber those only speaking one language?* And due to the Internet and the easy access to content in any language this trend is becoming even more pronounced. At Acapela, we are actively working on meeting the needs of multilingual people, languages and voices are part of our DNA. What is Multilingualism? It's the use of multiple languages, either by an...

2014-02-21 08:27:09

Welcome to our brand new website! We are delighted you are paying us a visit. Explore and enjoy! MONS, Belgium, February 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Our aim is to help you make the most of speech solutions and quickly guide you through our wide range of products. Our challenge is to provide you with the most accessible and straight forward product information, demo & evaluation tools, as well as maintaining a valuable thread of technical & industry news in the field...

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