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NEWS REPORTS

  • September 24, 2019
    • Newspaper: The Nikkei Evening Edition (link)
      Talkable digital signage and Guidance"
  • July 20, 2019
    • Magazine: The Nikkei Electronics
      Selling Voice
  • January 16, 2019
  • December 12, 2018
    • Newspaper: The Mainichi (link)
      Singing voice reproduction with AI
  • December 14, 2018
    • Press Release: Nagoya Institute of Technology (link - in Japanese only) (pdf)
      AI singing voice synthesis system reproducing super high quality singing voice: Nagoya Institute of Technology and University-initiated venture succeeded in joint development
  • August 02, 2018
    • Newspaper: The Nagoya Institute of technology
      How is Mei-chan "now"?
  • June 21, 2018
    • Newspaper: THE Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun from page 27
      A voice interaction guidance system corresponds to multilingual, sign language and emergency earthquake bulletin
  • June 06, 2018
    • Newspaper: The Chunichi Shimbun Morning Edition from page 14
      A voice interaction guidance system "Mei & Takumi"
  • May 31, 2018
    • Press Release:Nagoya Institute of Technology
      The latest all-weather interactive two-way voice signage digital signage is released. Supports multilingual, sign language, and earthquake early warning
  • February 17, 2018
    • Newspaper: The Chubu keizai Shimbun page 4
      Business development of speech synthesis and recognition technology
  • December 20,2017
    • Newspaper: The Ryukyu Shimbun
      Haruo Minami Haroroid Minami "All Songs" Reproduces cheerful voice and vibrato more than expected
  • December 14,2017
    • Newspaper:The Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun page 4
      New product with score recognition and creation software
  • December 12,2017
    • Newspaper: The Nihon Keizai Shimbun
      Kawai musical instrument, new series with music score recognition and creation software
    • Newspaper: The Chunichi Shimbun for Shizuoka
      Equipped with vocal function in electronic score
  • December 07, 2017
    • Newspaper: The Shizuoka Shimbun Morning Edition from page 8
      Read lyrics and sing
    • Press Release:Nagoya Institute of Technology
      Shoot with a smartphone. The sheet music sings. "Score Maker ZERO" series released
  • December 06,2017
    • Press Release:Kawai musical instrument factory Inc
      Shoot with a smartphone. The sheet music sings. "Score Maker ZERO" series released
  • August 25,2017
    • Press Release: HOYA Service Inc
      Get rid of the language barrier. VoiceText is adopted by Log Bar “ili” -wearable translation device that fits in your pocket-
  • May 15,2017
    • Press Release: XING Inc
      Chance to appear on the official MV for Haruroid Minami, which brought Haruo Minami to the present day! Entry to sing "Hello ~ KONNICHIWA ~ from the countries of the world (English version)" in JOYSOUND!
  • May 11,2017
    • Press Release: HOYA Service Inc
      VoiceText is adopted for the voice of “KIROBO mini”. Realizing rich communication by emotion voice synthesis.
  • April 06,2017
    • Press Release: HOYA Service Inc
      The first anniversary of VoiceText's voice synthesis voice actor office! -Added robot-style characters and singing voice synthesis demo song-
  • February 25, 2017
  • January 04, 2017
    • Newspaper: The Yomiuri Shimbun Morning Edition from page 31
      the speech synthesis techniques the late father spoke - rich in feeling like Doraemon -
  • October 25, 2016
    • TV: Tokai TV
      Minnano News ONE
  • October 24, 2016
    • TV: CBC
      Ippou
  • October 21, 2016
    • TV: Chukyo TV
      Catch
  • October 19, 2016
    • Newspaper: The Asahi Shimbun Morning Edition from page 22 (link - in Japanese only)
      Guide of Nagoya Institute of Technology, 3D animation Mei-chan
  • October 15, 2016
    • Magazine: The Nikkei Linux No.11 (link - in Japanese only)
      Now! Recommended free software Sinsy "Singing Voice Synthesis makes Linux songstress"
  • October 04, 2016
    • Newspaper: The Nikkei Morning Edition (link - in Japanese only)
      Nagoya Institute of Technology has launched a joint research with the company which provides music app
  • September 01, 2016
    • Magazine: NATURE No.7618 (link)
      Innovation from the frontier of research
  • April 29, 2016
    • Newspaper: The Asahi Shimbun Morning Edition from page 21
      The power of university in Tokai region 2017 - The mission to the future of Nagoya Institute of Technology - Free Topics
  • January 04, 2016
  • March 27, 2015
    • Newspaper: The Nikkei Morning Edition from page 43
      Voice of the robot with feelings
  • March 05, 2015
    • Web: JIJI.com
      Voice-Interactive Digital Signage placed at the Handa city hall
  • February 18, 2015
    • Newspaper: Chunichi Shimbun Morning Edition from page 21
      Mei-chan guides the city hall
  • February 18, 2015
    • Radio: ZIP-FM (link)
      MORNING CHARGE
  • February 17, 2015
    • Press Release: HOYA Service Corporation (link - in Japanese only)
      HOYA Service Corporation started to provide new Japanese speaker of VoiceText
  • February 03, 2015
    • Newspaper: The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun from page 21
      Emotional speech can be synthesized easily
  • December 11, 2014
    • Press Release: HOYA Service Corporation (link - in Japanese only)
      Speech synthesis software "VoiceText" is adopted in "emopa" of Sharp Corporation
  • November 18, 2014
    • Press Release: (link)
      Voice Science for Premium - Your own speech can be synthesized
  • November 02, 2014
    • Magazine: NIKKEI VERITAS
      Openness of university
  • October 24, 2014
    • TV: TV Aichi
      NEWS Answer
  • August 27, 2014
    • Magazine: NII Today (link)
      Speech Synthesis
  • July 29, 2014
  • June 10, 2014
  • April 24, 2014
    • Newspaper: Asahi Shinbun Morning Edition from page 26 (link)
      Speech Synthesis
  • April 5, 2014
    • Newspaper: Asahi Shinbun Morning Edition from page 25 (link)
      Voice Bank Project
  • February 27, 2014
    • Newspaper: Chunichi Shinbun Morning Edition from page 22
      Mei-chan guides the Handa -- Voice interaction system of NIT was installed in the off-campus for the first time
  • December 5, 2013
  • November 25, 2013
    • Newspaper: Tokyo Shinbun evening Edition from page 6 (link)
      Speech Processing Laboratory
  • November 18, 2013
    • Newspaper: Chunichi Shinbun Morning Edition from page 1 (link)
      Speech Processing Laboratory
  • November 13, 2013
  • November 01, 2013
  • May 20, 2013
  • May 16, 2013
    • Newspaper: The Nikkei evening Edition from page 9 (link)
      Associate Prof. Yamamoto appeared
  • October 13, 2012
    • Magazine:Keisetsu Jidai, November,2012
      University guidance Mei-chan guide the Gifu service for smart phones "Mobile Mei-chan"
  • October 01, 2012
    • Newspaper: Yomiuri Shinbun from page 25
      Voice interaction guidance digital signage "Mei-chan"
  • August 04, 2012
    • Newspaper: Chunichi Shinbun Morning Edition from page 14 (link)
      Voice interaction on a smart phone with Mei-chan
  • August 02, 2012
    • News paper: Chubu Keizai Shinbun from page 5
      3D character university guidance
  • August 01, 2012
    • Press Releases: JST CREST uDialogue project (link)
      World's first! Speech dialog service for smart phones for university guidance〜Voice interaction with 3D character anywhere〜
  • July 31, 2012
  • July 16, 2012
    • Newspaper: Bunkyo News No.2197 P.40
      Mei-chan's inspection by Mr. Yamanaka, Deputy Minister of MEXT
  • July 02, 2012
    • TV: TV Asahi (link)
      Morning Bird
  • June 30, 2012
    • Newspaper: Asahi Shinbun from page b4
      < be report > Spreading degital signage
  • May 02, 2012
    • Newspaper: Chunichi Shinbun from page 1
      Message in the deceased's voice
  • March 11, 2012
    • TV: NHK WORLD TV (link)
      Science View
  • February 28, 2012
    • TV: NHK (link)
      Close-up Gendai
  • February 22, 2012
    • TV: NHK Educational (link)
      Dai-Tensai TV-kun
  • October 18, 2011
    • Press Release: FueTrek Co., Ltd. (link - in Japanese only)
      vGate Speech dialogue, developed by the Fue Trek group is to be used in NTT Docomo's 2011-2012 Spring-Winter models. The system enables interaction to a screen character and basic mobile phone operations activated by speech commands
  • September 16, 2011
    • Magazine: Japan Printer, October,2011
      Voice interactive guidance digital synergy
  • September 12, 2011
    • Press Release: KDDI R&D Laboratories (link - in Japanese only)
      Release of a free ultraportable Japanese speech synthesis system for Android™~ Anyone can easily have Japanese sentences read out loud
  • June 13, 2011
    • Newspaper: Nagoya Institute of Technology Newspaper First page (link - in Japanese only)
      World's first! Voice interactive guidance digital synergy
  • June 6, 2011
    • Magazine: Chubu Zaikai, vol.54, number 6
      Live digital display can talk, get angry or smile
  • May 10, 2011
    • Magazine: Tokai Walker May,24th number
      World's first 3D character display with voice interaction
  • April 22, 2011
    • News paper: The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun from page 2-12
      Voice interaction on digital display
  • April 8,2011
    • Journal: The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun from page 19
      Voice interactive electronic guidance edition
  • April 7,2011
    • Web: ITmedia (link)
      MMDAgent has evolved into an university's receptionist——Human-sized 3D Mei-chan to offer guidance at NIT's main entrance
    • Web: Field Promotion NEWS (link)
      A university's experience! The world's first 3D character and talking ability digital synergy
    • Newspaper: CHUNICHI Newspaper Morning Edition from page 17
      Mei-chan - NIT's guidance
    • Newspaper: Chubu Keizai Shimbun from page 5
      Development of a voice interactive signboard
  • April 6,2011
    • Press Release: Nagoya Institute of Technology (pdf)
      World's first voice interactive guidance digital synergy system! 3D characters and voice interaction
    • Press Release: V-SYNC stock company (link)
      World's first! 3D characters and voice interaction! NIT's new voice interactive guidance digital synergy system
    • TV: Toukai TV
      SUPER NEWS
    • TV: CBC TV
      ippou
  • February 24,2011
    • Radio: NIT Radio (link)
      Introduction to MMDAgent - a toolkit for building voice interaction systems:Professor Keiichi Tokuda, Professor Lee Akinobu, Assistant Professor Keiichiro Oura
  • February 23,2011
    • Radio: NIT Radio (link)
      Introduction to Speech Synthesis related research - transforming human speech characteristics into models and using the computer to produce speech that sounds natural
  • February 22,2011
    • Radio: NIT Radio (link)
      Introduction Speech Recognition related research - making the computer understand and analyse human speech, transforming it into text data
  • February 21,2011
    • Radio: NIT Radio (link)
      Introduction to Singing Voice Synthesis related research - reproduction of natural speech by making use of various speaker's voice characteristics:Professor Keiichi Tokuda
  • February 5, 2011
    • TV: NHK Education "SCIENCE ZERO" (link)
  • December 25, 2010
    • Web: ITmedia (link)
      The alpha release of MMDAgent
  • November 9, 2010
    • Press release: Nagoya Institute of Technology (pdf)
  • 08 November, 2010
    • Press release: FUETREK Co., Ltd. (link)
  • October 9, 2010
  • October 8, 2010
  • October 7, 2010
    • Web: ITmedia (link)
      The details of MMDAgent
  • October 6, 2010
  • October 5, 2010
    • TV: TV Asahi "Super morning" (link)
    • TV: Fuji TV "Tokudane!"
    • Web: Weekly ASCII Plus (link)
    • Web: Hatsune Miku Miku (link)
  • September 28, 2010
  • September 24, 2010
  • September 22, 2010
    • Web: ITmedia (link)
      The future provided by MMDAgent
  • September 21, 2010
    • Press release: Nagoya Institute of Technology (pdf)
    • Press release: PR Wire Kyodo News (link)
    • Press release: CEATEC JAPAN (link)
    • Press release (English): Nagoya Insitute of Technology (pdf)
    • Press release (English): Virtual Press Office (link)
    • Press release (Mandarin): Virtual Press Office (link)
  • July 13, 2010
  • July 19, 2010
    • Radio (Swedish): Sveriges Radio (link)
  • April 15, 2010
    • TV (English): Tokai Cable Channel "TCC WORLD" (link)
  • Febrary 14, 2010
    • Radio: NHK Radio 1 "Shibu Maga Z" (link)
  • December 19, 2008
  • September 28, 2008
    • Web (English): Scotland on Sunday (link)
  • September 24, 2008
  • September 22, 2008
    • Newspaper: Nikkei Sangyo Shinbun
    • Newspaper: Nikkann Kogyo Shinbun
    • Web: ITmedia (link)
    • Web: RBBTODAY (link)
    • Web: JAGAT (link)
    • Web: Do! Ketai(link)
  • September 19, 2008
    • Press release: KDDI Laboratory Co., Ltd. (link)
    • Web: Ketai Watch (link)
  • May 5, 2008
    • Radio: ZIP-FM "Z-TIME BIZ"
  • May 2, 2008
    • Newspaper: Chunichi Shinbun
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