Some fun with “Watson Text to Speech” and voice model customization

My last blog post was about Watson Speech to Text language model customization and this blog post is about IBM Cloud Watson Text to Speech (TTS) custom voice model configuration. Because, now it's time to have some fun with the Watson TTS service. I created a fun customisation of the service that the German pronunciation sounds a little bit like the palatinate dialect. Here are the differences with two wav file I created with a custom Watson to Text to Speech voice model.

Let‘s Code Pattern 02: Diversity and Inclusion – ensure loan fairness

The good combination of IBM coder program  and code patterns motivated me to dig in into the data science area a little bit, relating to the real-world topic diversity and inclusion . Also it was interesting to see: How the AI Fairness 360 toolkit, which is an open-source library to help detect and remove bias in machine learning models, … Continue reading Let‘s Code Pattern 02: Diversity and Inclusion – ensure loan fairness

big open source players were “cap by hat” @w-jax

I was at winter-jax 2018 in Munich last week. This was my first time I attended this big developer conference. As you can see in the headline picture, two big players in open source area with cap by hat and  IBM, RedHat booths and with Viada  😉 One major topic this week was the potential deal, IBM is planning to buy RedHat … Continue reading big open source players were “cap by hat” @w-jax