Photoshop for audio? Adobe’s Project VoCo can replicate, alter recorded speech

Adobe is one of the most well-known and influential companies when it comes to using computers to process audio and visual information. It’s no surprise, then, to learn that the...

60dB brings personalized, short-form audio stories to iPhone and soon, Echo

A new mobile application called 60dB, launching today, wants to offer a better, more personalized radio service focused on short-form audio content. The app includes news,...

Razer acquires audiovisual icon THX as it explores growth beyond the games industry

 Razer, the company that develops hardware and services for gamers and the world of gaming, has made an acquisition to catapult it to more platforms and more people: The company has acquired THX,...

Deepgram’s speech search engine is now free for journalists until Election Day

 During a contentious election filled with accusations of lies and denials, not to mention overworked fact-checkers, a company that can help journalists more easily find soundbites in audio recordings, Deepgram, is making...

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Airbnb raises $1 billion in latest round of funding

Online room renting service Airbnb Inc said on Thursday it had raised $1 billion in its latest round of funding, valuing the company...