Voice

LGBTQ health

When You’ve Transitioned But Your Voice Hasn’t Caught Up

How transgender people perceive their voices can have a big impact on their health and well-being.
Melissa Pandika
10.5.18
body

Evolution Might Be Part of the Reason You Suck at Singing

Human skill with the voice evolved after our ancestors split from other apes.
Joseph F. Johnson
Sonja A. Kotz
Michel Belyk
5.9.18
Undercover Robots

This Dystopian Wearable Detects AIs Pretending to Be Humans

The 'Anti-AI AI' will literally send a chill down your spine.
Jordan Pearson
5.26.17
audiovisual art

A Hacked Typewriter Becomes a Strange Musical Instrument in this Dark Video

In a darkly still art performance, a vintage typewriter finds its voice examining the connection between thought and language.
Diana Shi
4.22.17
crime

How Immigrants Make Communities Safer

Immigrants may actually bring down crime in areas where they live.
Chiraag Bains
3.2.17
thump exclusive stream

Jillionaire Celebrates Trinidad and Tobago's Carnival with a High-Octane Soca Mix

The dynamic session features tracks by Michael Montano, Voice, and Lavaman.
Alexander Iadarola
2.27.17
communication

This Company Wants to Match Nonverbal People to More Human Digital Voices

The technology for text-to-speech communication has been limiting for those who can't speak.
Katy Kelleher
2.27.17
tool

After 20 Minutes of Listening, New Adobe Tool Can Make You Say Anything

Adobe promises never to abuse it as they use to abuse their host.
Matthew Gault
11.5.16
we asked a smart person

We Asked a Linguist Why Alex Turner Now Sounds Like an Old Cowboy

Alex Turner's voice now sounds like Sean Bean doing a Bill Clinton impression at gun point first thing in the morning. We wanted to know why.
Dan Wilkinson
4.8.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Portraits of New Hampshire Primary Voters

Photographer Pete Voelker is touring the primary states asking ordinary voters what their most important issues are. Today: New Hampshire.
Pete Voelker
2.5.16
video

This Is Why You Hate the Sound of Your Own Voice on Recordings

This is why your "phone voice" sounds different and worse.
Clinton Nguyen
10.22.15
short circuit

Stephen Hawking’s Speech Software Is Now Open Source and Free to Use

Intel has released the voice.
John Wenz
8.18.15
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