Ever wondered where the voices used in the My Voice app come from? We explained this in detail in this article, and you can get access to loads more voices for FREE by checking out this post! If you've read the links above, you know that here at My Voice we are not a manufacturer … Continue reading How YOU can help us! User Research: WaveNet
Every six months or so we'd like to update you on how the app is doing, with some statistics, numbers and impact of recent updates. Downloads, Phrases Spoken and Active Users My Voice has now passed over 50,000 downloads in the Play Store! We're so pleased to have finally hit this milestone - and we've … Continue reading Success Statistics – May 2020 Update
My Voice allows you to communicate when you struggle to do so verbally - but how does it work? If you're interested in some light technical detail, read on! This is part 1 of a series of posts delving into the inner workings of My Voice (Text To Speech). Use of Text To Speech (TTS) … Continue reading How does My Voice (Text To Speech) work? Part 1
If you cant find your perfect voice with default settings, read on to explore how you can get access to more voices! My Voice (Text To Speech) relies on something called a Text To Speech (TTS) engine to work. A TTS engine is a piece of software on your smartphone which contains a range of … Continue reading How to get more Voices using My Voice (Text To Speech)
My Voice is now featured as a recommended communication aid on the MNDA website This means so much to Tom, the creator of My Voice who has experienced the effects of the terminal illness MND (aka ALS) within his family. Please consider donating to this charity below. Visit MNDA site Donate to the MNDA A … Continue reading My Voice recommended by the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA)
Tom Ford, creator of My Voice joins the BIMA 100 BIMA is the British Interactive Media Association, the industry body that represents the UK digital and tech industryThe BIMA 100 recognises the industry’s most influential, pioneering and change-making peopleTom Ford joins the BIMA 100 in the Tech For Good categoryThis year’s 100 were selected by … Continue reading My Voice wins a 2020 BIMA100 Award!
I wanted to take a moment to document, and reflect upon the journey of building the My Voice app, and think back to its humble beginnings. The Early Days Something a lot of new developers are told when starting out is that you should start to build something that is useful to you, or has … Continue reading My Voice – The Journey (The Good, Bad and Ugly!)