News: Google Assistant to now read long articles, sound less robotic
Google recently introduced one of its latest tech innovation on Google Assitant to read long articles out loud. The tech giant said that the software designed for this purpose is different from the usual Google Assistant feature which reads small blog posts and short search results from the wiki and other websites. The new skill to Google Assistant will improvise the human speech cadence.
The advanced feature of this software identifies and recognizes grammar punctuations and reads its naturally as humans and uses terms such as "umm...", "ohh..", etc., in a manner which matches exactly the human way of talking and a tendency to add some sense of emotions to the speech. The new technology has been invested with millions to make it sound less robotic and more human, as is claimed by the tech giant, Google, at the CES 2020.