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NaturalReader

  • NaturalReader is a Text to Speech software with natural sounding voices. This easy to use software can convert any written text such as MS Word, Webpage, PDF files, and Emails into spoken words. NaturalReader can also convert any written text into audio files such as MP3 or WAV for your CD player or iPod.
  • NaturalReader has many other functions, such as OCR. OCR function works with your scanner to convert printed characters into digital text and it is up to 99% accurate. This allows you to listen to your printed file or edit it in a word-processing program.
  • Converts any written text as MS Word, Webpage, PDF files, and Emails into spoken words.

BeeLine Reader

  • Makes reading easier by using eye-guiding color gradients 
  • Allows for better eye-tracking
  • Useful for all ages
  • Helpful for people with learning disabilities, AD/HD, and visual impairments
  • Can be used with any combination of background colors and text colors 

Text Grabber + Translator

  •  Extracts text from printed sources.
  • Retrieves data from images stored in devices memory
  • edut, translate, search and share information while on the go

Voice Dream Reader

  • Listen to PDF and Word documents, eBooks, articles and Web pages anywhere with offline text-to-speech.
  • Built-in integration with Dropbox, Bookshare, Pocket, Instapaper and Gutenberg make it easy to import read material.
  • Sophisticated controls, synchronized word highlighting and auto scrolling.

Read&Write

  • iReadWrite makes reading easier and ensures accurate writing as you use your iPad for school, work, or leisure.
  • Support features include: Text-to-speech, Word Prediction, Phonetic Spell Checker, Homophone and Confusables Checker, Dictionary, Picture Dictionary, Customizable Background and Text Colors, Choice of Voices and Fonts, Importing and Sharing documents
  • For iPad/android, Windows/Mac, Google Chrome
  • Call 888-248-0652 or email u.s.info@texthelp.comfor more information or pricing

Balabolka

  • Text-To-Speech (TTS) Program
  • The on-screen text can be saved as a WAV, MP3, OGG or WMA file.
  • Reads the clipboard content and view the text from CHM, DjVu, DOC, EPUB, FB2, HTML, ODT, PDF and RTF files.

Readability

  • Turns any web page into a clean view for reading now or later on your computer, smartphone, or tablet
  • Available as an app for the iPhone, iPad and Android

VoiceOver

  • VoiceOver is a built-in screen reader available on Mac computers, iPhone and iPad.
  • Allows the device to read out loud icons, menus and Web articles making it easier for the blind and those with low-vision to use a computer.

Read2Go

  • Read2Go is the most accessible DAISY ebook reader for iOS: iPhone and iPad.
  • From within Read2Go, you can browse, search, download, and read books directly from Bookshare using your Bookshare membership.
  • The app gives you full control over visual choices fro font size and color, background nad highlighting color, and text-speech preferences.

WordTalk

  • WordTalk is a high quality free add-in that provides convenient, verstile and customizable text-to-speech for any document written or opened in Microsoft Word.
  • WordTalk is a free text-to-speech plugin developed for use with all versions of Microsoft Word (from Word 97 up to Word 2013).
  • It will speak the text of the document and will highlight it as it goes.

PaperPort Notes

  • Digital note taking took for the iPad
  • Combine documents, web content, audio, typed text as well as hand written notes into a single document that you can easily organize and share with anyone.
  • Leverage Dragon voice recognition to capture your ideas and notes simply by speaking.

Shahi Visual Distionary

  • Visual dictionary that combines Flickr, google and Yahoo images with Wictionary content.
  • Terms within definitions are hyperlinked.

Google Dictionary

  • Available on Google Chrome as an extension.
  • View definitions easily as you browse the web.
  • Double-click any word to view its definition in a small pop-up bubble
  • Includes audio prononciation.

Bookshare

  • Bookshare is a web-based library of digital books in accessible formats for
    people with print disabilities. It is an accessible Online Library.
  • Members download books and read the material using assistive technology. Typically text-to-speech software that reads aloud and/or displays the text of the book on a computer screen, or Braille access devices, such as refreshable Braille displays.