Google is rolling out new voices for the Google Assistant in nine languages across the world. The voices are rendered using WaveNet technology from Google's artificial intelligence division.
The Chinese search giant has built on DeepMind's Wavenet and created a version of the algorithm that can be trained in a matter of hours and perform faster than real-time human speech.
Google's DeepMind division is famous for its artificial intelligence work. Now the team has developed a new way of creating speech, that's better and more realistic sounding that everything else.