Japanese Robots Hope To Destroy The Music Industry As We Know It
This does not bode well for the gossip-channels… What could you gossip about in the case of robots?
The singing is not a track recording, but instead actual singing using a technique called ‘robotic shaped note singing,’ managed by Vocaloid software developed my Yamaha.
“We hope the entertainment industry will be able to make widespread use of robots,” said Masataka Goto, who leads the Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology’s media interaction group. (via Ian Courtney at CelebrityAccess)