Demanding Better, Management Expectations, HR Robots, and Voice Cloning Let's Get Better at Demanding Better from Tech (Cory Doctorow) -- the science fiction writer gets to ask contrafactuals: how can we maintain our social lives orShow More Summary
In April 2016, the incredibly talented Charles Bradley, the “Screaming Eagle of Soul”, performed a magnificent cover of the Black Sabbath song “Changes” with an incredible voice so evocative of such vocal legends as Otis Redding and James Brown. Show More Summary
Now that he has finished the Star Wars Anthology film, Solo: A Star Wars Story, Ron Howard is back at work, lending his voice to narrate the lives of perhaps the most dysfunctional family on television, the Bluths. Howard made the news known via a post on his Twitter page. You can check out the post below: For […]
In January, Saturday Night Live aired a sketch spoofing The Bachelor, one of many they’ve done throughout the reality juggernaut’s time on air. Bachelor contestants adhere to a long-established archetype in the public consciousness: the vapid gold-digger who needs a man to make her life complete. Show More Summary
The Week reports: President Trump will speak at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday, although his vision and voice were strongly felt throughout the first day of events Thursday in speeches by Vice President Mike Pence, Sen. Show More Summary
By Blair Bess In the wake of last week’s mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, new heroes have emerged. They are the young men and women who survived and have made their horrifying experience a defining moment in the lives of all Americans. The students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are demonstrating more commitment than [...]Show More Summary
Lighthouse is launching a new home security camera powered by voice commands and artificial intelligence. It lets you ask who was jumping around in the living room after you find a broken vase on the floor. And it will tell you if there’s a burglar in your home or if it’s just one of the […]
After testing voice chat in Heroes of the Storm, Blizzard has implemented the feature in the live game. The company laid out its approach in a blog post, but the short of it is about what you'd expect: voice chat is optional, and the...Show More Summary
Next to Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android, Amazon’s voice assistant may be turning into the third great consumer computing platform of our era.
We got to spend our Presidents Day with one of our favorites from Broadway and one of the best voices around, Shoshana Bean! She is also Taylor Swift-approved! You need to watch this performance of Remember The Day and SHARE!
Tom Thum demonstrates why he’s still one of the best beatboxers out there. In this awesome live freestyle mix, he emulates the sounds of scratching turntables, along with all of the other beats using only his voice and a loop machin...
The soprano, who has taken a lively interest in neuroscience, has been speaking on a Stanford Medicine podcast. During our conversation we talked about the healing power of music, and I asked whether her voice ever heals her. “That’s an interesting question,” she responded. “I think singing, definitely, and music in general has a huge […]
CAPE TOWN - Microsoft has just launched a party chat feature for its Xbox mobile apps. Similar to WhatsApp, The feature allows Xbox Live users to communicate with their gaming friends via both voice and text when they’re out of the house...Show More Summary
The Hill reports: CNN counterterrorism analyst Philip Mudd broke down in tears on Wednesday while discussing the Florida school shooting live on CNN. “I have ten nieces and nephews,” Mudd said, his voice breaking. “We’re talking about bump stocks, we’re talking about legislation. Show More Summary
Members of the Central Park Five took a shot at Trump for his hypocritical calls for "due process" when it comes to himself or his fellow abusers of women. Trump took to Twitter to voice his complaints about how terribly unfair it is...Show More Summary
This weekend, the high-energy adaptation of Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit is bouncing into theaters, boasting a voice cast that includes James Corden, Margot Robbie, Daisy Ridley, and Sia. Yet for all the lively vocal performances in the film, there's one...
When Robert Downey Jr. talks to animals in The Voyage Of Doctor Dolittle he will hear famous voices. Downey was tapped last year to play the good doctor in the upcoming live action version of Hugh Lofting’s classic children’s story, and according to the The Hollywood Reporter, the film has also ... More »
EXCLUSIVE: Universal Pictures has set Antonio Banderas and is in talks with Michael Sheen for the key live action leads opposite Robert Downey Jr in The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle. Banderas plays a pirate named Rassouli and Sheen plays Mudfly alongside Downey’s title character in the Stephen Gaghan-directed film. Show More Summary
"... it has no voice in real life, in my opinion. It is not possible to talk about any nuance right now, for fear of retribution or being marked backwards. In my circles, the only permitted response is to nod quietly in full support of #MeToo and #TimesUp. Show More Summary
Here. I know there are convoluted ways to criticize activist/charity work in comics. It usually ends up being a complaint that the money or effort doesn't get spent in exactly the way you as a critical voice would prefer it. Me, I can't...Show More Summary