Texttospeech

02.12.13
New iOS app Winston is your Siri personal assistant for news
02.12.13

New iOS app Winston is your Siri personal assistant for news

Winston is a new and ambitious product from Colorado-based startup, Reactor Labs. It's a take o...

By K. Hodgkins,   02.12.13
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09.02.12
OLPC delivers big OS update with text-to-speech, DisplayLink and WebKit
09.02.12

OLPC delivers big OS update with text-to-speech, DisplayLink and WebKit

While most of its energy is focused on the XO-4 Touch, the One Laptop Per Child project is swingin...

By J. Fingas,   09.02.12
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08.28.12
Samsung announces Drive Link, a car-friendly app with MirrorLink integration
08.28.12

Samsung announces Drive Link, a car-friendly app with MirrorLink integration

Until self-driving cars become mainstream, it's best to keep eyes on roads and hands off phones. W...

By J. Rigg,   08.28.12
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08.23.12
Apple seeks patent for hearing aids that deliver speech at an even keel
08.23.12

Apple seeks patent for hearing aids that deliver speech at an even keel

Although they're called hearing aids, they can sometimes be as much of a hindrance as a help. Catc...

By J. Fingas,   08.23.12
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08.16.12
Arduino-based SocialChatter reads your Twitter feeds so you don't have to (video)
08.16.12

Arduino-based SocialChatter reads your Twitter feeds so you don't have to (video)

If you prefer reading your RSS feeds without the backlight, there's hardware for that, and if you'...

By J. Rigg,   08.16.12
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07.19.12
iSpeech intros voice recognition platform for connected homes, enables vocal control of TVs and appliances
07.19.12

iSpeech intros voice recognition platform for connected homes, enables vocal control of TVs and appliances

We've been seeing the growing trend of peculiar services like Cupertino's Siri, Samsung's S Voice...

By E. Alvarez,   07.19.12
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07.18.12
Perkins Smart Brailler helps the blind learn to type, closes the digital divide
07.18.12

Perkins Smart Brailler helps the blind learn to type, closes the digital divide

Most digital Braille devices are built on the assumption that the legally blind already know how t...

By J. Fingas,   07.18.12
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07.09.12
TUAW and MacTech interview: iSpeech
07.09.12

TUAW and MacTech interview: iSpeech

iSpeech makes text to speech tech available for free to iOS developers (with support for other...

By V. Agreda Jr,   07.09.12
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04.25.12
EyeRing finger-mounted connected cam captures signs and dollar bills, identifies them with OCR (hands-on)
04.25.12

EyeRing finger-mounted connected cam captures signs and dollar bills, identifies them with OCR (hands-on)

Ready to swap that diamond for a finger-mounted camera with a built-in trigger and Bluetooth conne...

By Z. Honig,   04.25.12
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