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AI can predict whether your relationship will last based on how you speak to your partner

Ian McLoughlin, University of Kent Any child (or spouse) who has been scolded for their tone of voice – such as shouting or being sarcastic – knows that the way you speak to someone can be just as important as … Continue reading

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Kent strengthens relations with institutions in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia

The University of Kent is building relationships with universities in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. Professor Ian McLoughlin (Head of School at Medway) and Dr Palani Ramaswamy (Reader) from the School of Computing visited the region in June. The purpose of the … Continue reading

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Was Neil Armstrong misquoted? Study suggests his accent could’ve been to blame

This article by Professor Ian McLoughlin was first published in The Conversation. It’s one of the most famous quotes of all time. “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind,” were the first words NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong … Continue reading

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Hear, hear: speech and audio book published

Professor Ian McLoughlin has published a new book Speech and Audio Processing: A MATLAB-based Approach, which promises to be one of the few books to provide a practical hands-on approach in this area. Professor McLoughlin, Head of School at Medway said: “With the increasingly … Continue reading

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Selfies could replace security passwords – but only with an upgrade

Professor Ian McLoughlin, Head of School (Medway), on the changing ways in which we can use technology to identify ourselves. This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. The next time you do some online shopping or … Continue reading

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Can voice recognition technology identify a masked jihadi?

The latest video of a masked Islamic State jihadist apparently speaking with a British accent led to him being tentatively identified as Muslim convert Siddhartha Dhar from East London. Voice recognition experts were reportedly working with UK intelligence services using voice analysis. … Continue reading

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