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Disney Corp to exploit Zen audio technique

The Ishin-Den-Shin technology uses a standard microphone to record audio and then converts it into an inaudible signal transmitted through the body of the person holding the microphone.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24031948 When they touch someone’s earlobe, an organic speaker is formed and the sound becomes audible, effectively whispering a message into that person’s ear. The sound can […]

Disney develops software to eliminate animators

A computer program that can mimic the abstract portrait drawings of specific artists has been built by experts at Disney Research. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23376199  The researchers suggested the techniques involved had the potential to be developed further, and might one day be used to create cartoons in specific animators’ styles. Seven artists were asked to create quick […]