“A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.” – Maya Angelou Maya Angelou is arguably one of the most inspirational women of our time. Her poems, memoirs and work as a civil rights activist left an indelible mark in the lives and hearts of many. Show More Summary
Although many tech solutions come in the form of apps, SMS and voice messaging are proving empowering and life-saving in communities that simply don’t have access to that level of technology yet.
After watching the first Presidential Debate last night, I was wishing that we could find a way to hear what Lester Holt asked and what Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump answered free of any biases and prejudgments that others and I have...Show More Summary
Larkin Malloy, an actor, voice artist, acting teacher and announcer best known for appearing on various soap operas in the 1980s and ’90s including several seasons as Travis Montgomery on All My Children, has died of complications from a heart attack. Show More Summary
Former The Voice coaches Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams arrive separately to the Drake and Future Summer Sixteen Tour on Wednesday evening (September 28) at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Also seen arriving for the show was DJ Diplo. Drake and Future‘s joint tour is set to wrap up in just a few weeks on [...]
With a seemingly endless whirlpool of fucked up news, social media has reached the point where the running commentary is a cacophony of misguided hate speech and uninformed opinions. Few intelligent, sensible voices are able to rise above the throng, even amongst artists and journalists. Show More Summary
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Google Maps has long had a microphone button so you could give voice commands, but the “OK Google” hotword would trigger the standard Google overlay. Now Google has announced that the “OK Google” hotword triggers hands-free voice commands in Maps itself. If you want to give it a shot, make sure you’re on the latest [...]
Get traffic info, find gas stations, or call home — without needing to tap or even look at the screen.
Launched in 1993, Vodafone’s 2G GSM network will retire on 30 September 2017. The 2G network today is carrying less than one per cent of the company’s data traffic, and around two per cent of its voice traffic — with 4G now looking after almost 80 per cent of data traffic. More »
There’s no doubt Disney’s Frozen was a big hit, as was the soundtrack to the animated film, which included “Let It Go,” but it seems the world has finally gotten a little weary of the Frozen music. Idina Menzel, who voiced Frozen‘s Elsa, reveals that her son, Walker Diggs, is especially weary of hearing “Let... Show More Summary
During her decades in politics, Hillary Clinton been questioned about her likability, her “not-so-attractive” voice and her “look.” Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein, in a sit-down interview with The Huffington Post, says that she, too, has faced similar obstacles while campaigning. “We are dismissed. Show More Summary
It was announced Wednesday that Gavin Rossdale, of the band Bush and the former marriage between himself and Gwen Stefani, will be joining the U.K. iteration of The Voice as a coach. Romance is in the air! Read more...
Even though people are pretty accustomed by now to talking into their smartphones, smart watches and other devices like Amazon Echos, voice search is still somewhat of a novelty. However, the role it plays in the overall ecosystem of...Show More Summary
Release: Today, Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation to give citizens a greater voice in California’s democracy. With the U.S. Congress gridlocked, California is leading a wave of pro-democratic reforms passed at the state and local level across the country. Senate … Continue reading ?
For a few years now, the New Yorker's website has been posting daily cartoons. A few weeks ago they started doing two a day. Here are two of the most recent New Yorker daily cartoons. They are [Italian guy voice] not-ah so good-ah. It's a Stranger Things plot reference topped off with a joke about Donald Trump being a bad candidate. Show More Summary
Singing in falsetto is, by definition, a kind of false projection into the world. About a decade ago, when Justin Vernon, the principal member of Bon Iver, was recording the songs that became the band’s début album, “For Emma, Forever...Show More Summary
Tanya Tagaq looks as if she’s having an out-of-body experience onstage. Her voice flickers like a sonic candle, rising and fading with the music. It becomes guttural as Tagaq drops to her knees, and she chitters high and desperate as she flutters her hands about her face. She sings no discernible...
The company wants to make Alexa smart enough to talk with a real person for 20 minutes, and it hopes clever students can help.
Jennifer Hudson, Gavin Rossdale and Tom Jones will serve as coaches on the next season of The Voice U.K..