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‘X-Factor’ Auto-tune controversy a sign of how far show has come

Recently fans of X Factor took to their Twitter and Facebook accounts to decry the use of voice-altering technology, Auto-Tune, on the show's singing contestants. The Guardian weighs in on the matter, reading the controversy as unsurprising and is more amused that some British MPs have weighed in on the matter.
August 25, 2010

Recently fans of X Factor took to their Twitter and Facebook accounts to decry the use of the voice-altering technology, Auto-Tune, on the show’s singing contestants. The Guardian weighs in on the matter, reading the controversy as unsurprising and is more amused that some British MPs have added their two cents on the uproar.

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Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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