Project Gutenberg Uses Synthetic Speech to Create 5,000 Audiobooks

  • Project Gutenberg has utilized synthetic speech to transform 5,000 of their titles into audiobooks, aided by Microsoft and MIT.
  • Despite the challenges caused by non-uniformly formatted files, a system was developed to identify and read out suitable texts.
  • The audiobooks are freely accessible on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and the Internet Archive, with their creation code available on GitHub.
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