From: Strata Rose Chalup (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Jul 21 2000 - 14:02:45 PDT
It would be worthwhile for entertainment value to write a markup engine
for Ananova that scans the text and does suggested markup based on it.
The particular application in mind is having Ananova read "Eye of Argon"
at SF cons...
Edd Dumbill wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 05, 2000 at 10:18:48AM -0400, Gavin Thomas Nicol wrote:
> > > http://www.ananova.net/news/story/sm_9317.html
> > >
> > > Ananova is bought by Orange
> > Does anyone know what text-to-speech engine they use?
> > Do they have patents?
> L&H stuff, I believe.
> Quite fun though, if it's all as I remember, the news stories are all
> marked up _by the journalists_ with emotions in inlined XML tags.
> One day I must find out how they persuaded journos to mark up content.
> I'll see if I can dig out some more reliable details.
> -- Edd
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