Meta’s AI-powered audio codec makes files ten times smaller than MP3
Meta announced EnCodec, an AI-powered audio compression method that has the ability to make audio up to ten times smaller than MP3 without compromising on quality.
Meta said its technology enhances the sound quality of speech on low-bandwidth connections, such as cellphone calls in suboptimal ne... Read more
LinkedIn is working on audio and video platform
LinkedIn will soon introduce an interactive platform service for live events. First, only for audio and chat -- later, for video as well.
Microsoft subsidiary LinkedIn announced the arrival of an audio-only conversation platform as early as last year. Now, the platform is taking shape. According... Read more
Upcoming Bang & Olufsen Cisco 980 promises top-notch headset for Webex
Bang & Olufsen and Cisco joined forces. Together, the audio and communications giant announce the future availability of the Bang & Olufsen Cisco 980. The headset focuses on Cisco Webex integration, audio quality, security and Active Adaptive Noise Cancellation.
The Bang & Olufsen Ci... Read more
Qualcomm’s aptX Adaptive software to enhance audio on mobile devices
Qualcomm has created software to improve the audio on mobile devices. This specifically concerns audio that is transmitted wirelessly. The software, called aptX Adaptive, should be available for Android devices in the first half of 2019.
The software is an updated version of the company's aptX codec... Read more