New Open Source Text to Speech system for Tamil


Prof. Vasu Renganathan, Univ Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA, has released his Text to Speech for Tamil language as Open source. Get the source at : https://github.com/vasurenganathan/tamil-tts See in action: http://www.thetamillanguage.com/tamilnlp/speak/ http://www.thetamillanguage.com/tamilnlp/speak/listentome.html http://www.thetamillanguage.com/tamilnlp/speak/url_talk.php?url= It is written in php. There are many open source TTS systems available as espeak, Festival, CMU Sphinx  etc. But they work fine for English … Continue reading New Open Source Text to Speech system for Tamil

INFITT 2014 – International Conference for Tamil Internet


INFITT is an international organization which connects, Tamil Scholars, Government, IT Professionals and Public. Every year it conducts “Tamil Internet Conference”. One time in India and Next time in any other country. This year “Tamil Internet Conference 2014” has been conducted in Pondicherry on Sep 19,20,21 2014. This was my first participation to a INFITT … Continue reading INFITT 2014 – International Conference for Tamil Internet

Richard Stallman Visit to Chennai – on News


On Feb 6, 2012, Richard M Stallman a.k.a RMS, the father of Free Software visited Chennai and Gave a Talk on "Free Software" at IIT Madras.The event was organized by Free Software Foundation TamilNadu [ http://fsftn.org ]I was one of the volunteering team for organizing the event.It was a real mega event with 3500 participants.The … Continue reading Richard Stallman Visit to Chennai – on News