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Phonetic Arts Limited delivers technology that generates natural expressive speech, allowing computer games to say various sentences in various types of voices. It offers Phonetic Morpher, which transforms speech to sound like it comes from a different character; Phonetic LipSync, which provides the lip sync information for natural and recorded speech; and Phonetic Synthesizer, which transforms the way speech is used in games. The company, formerly known as Tayvin 356 Limited, was founded in 2006 and is based in Cambridge, the United Kingdom.
Google Acquires Phonetic Arts To Make Robo-Voices Sound Human (techcrunch.com)