This AI Lets You Deepfake Your Voice To Speak Like Barack Obama

The accent, emotion, and intonation are all mine. But somehow I now sound like a youngish woman with a high-pitched voice.

My feminine “voice skin” was created by Modulate.ai, a company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The firm uses machine learning to copy, model, and manipulate the properties of voice in a powerful new way.

The technology goes far beyond the simple voice filters that can let you sound like Kylo Ren. Using this approach, it is possible to assume any age, gender, or tone you’d like, all in real time. Or to take on the voice of a celebrity. I can hold a lengthy phone conversation in the guise of Katie if I wish. READ MORE ON: MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW

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