Google releases synthetic speech database to help ‘deep fake’ audio detection research

Speech synthesis technology has advanced a great deal in recent years, with neural networks from DeepMind doing an especially good job of creating realistic, human-like voices. Like with any technology, it can be abused and Google is working to advance state-of-the-art research on fake audio detection. Last year, the Google News Initiative (GNI) announced that … Continue reading Google releases synthetic speech database to help ‘deep fake’ audio detection research