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Scheduled Simultaneous Voice Synthesis depending on significant parts in Text

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000013009D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a system for improving to grasp the subject matter or to narrow it down efficiently in case of reading out several texts at once by using the text-to-speech (TTS) programs. Describes are the points of the invention as follows: 1. Sounding various kinds of vocal qualities and different rhythm allows the several contents to be read out simultaneously. (Simultaneous speech Synthesis) 2. Extracting the significant parts out of the texts, scheduling them not to clash with one another by which Simultaneous Speech Synthesis operates. (Simultaneous Utterance Scheduling)