Voice Reader Text to Speech 1.3.0
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To all customers a big thank you for your enormous interest in Voice Reader. Due to this huge run, unfortunately our server was overloaded occasionally in the last couple of days. The issue has now been solved. We apologize for any caused inconvenience.
Comfortable listening instead of cumbersome reading! Voice Reader offers professional voice output in 21 languages, 32 voices and much more for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Simply copy text from emails, websites, documents, notes or other applications and have them conveniently read out to you anywhere and at any time with Voice Reader. You can even open whole text files (in Unicode format) or enter your own content and have it dubbed.
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* RELAXATION AND READING AID:
Discover how much more relaxing and comfortable it is to have texts read out to you rather than trying to tediously decipher them on the small screen.
* BRUSH UP YOUR FOREIGN LANGUAGE SKILLS:
Our reading voices will help you learn how to pronounce even complicated words.
* DEEPEN YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF LEARNED CONTENT:
Have your exam contents read out to you to support your learning process.
* DUB JOKES AND SAYINGS:
Create your own collection of jokes or sayings and send them to your friends as audio files.
* DUBBED ANTHOLOGIES AND AUDIO BOOKS:
Create your personal audio book. (Note: Please bear in mind the character restriction of the online voices and use offline voices if necessary.)
* SEND AUDIO GREETINGS:
Send your next birthday or holiday greetings as an audio file instead of just text! Your friends will be all ears!
* ANSWERPHONE GREETING:
Create your own answerphone greeting using a Voice Reader voice.
* GENERATE ATTENTION:
Create personalized computer sounds. Instead of just a boring beep, have the arrival of new emails on your computer announced with a witty line, e.g. Hey honey, youve got new mail!.
* PLAY JOKES ON PEOPLE:
Turn a funny text into an audio file and play it back in an unexpected moment.
FEATURES AND BENEFITS:
* PROFESSIONAL VOICE OUTPUT QUALITY:
Our products voice output quality is known from the multiple award-winning Linguatec Voice Reader desktop products. Pleasant and natural sounding female and male voices give the impression of listening to a human speaker.
* EXTENSIVE AND EXPANDABLE RANGE OF VOICES:
The scope of delivery already includes a total of 32 online voices for 21 languages (20 female and 12 male speakers): Danish, German, English (UK + US), Finnish, French (France + Canada), Greek, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil + Portugal), Russian, Swedish, Spanish (Spain + Mexico), Czech, Turkish and Hungarian.
When using online voices, you can have up to 2,000 characters read out to you per file. There is no character restriction when using offline voices.
* DIVERSE READING OPTIONS + PAUSE CONTROL:
Of course, you can have the whole text read out to you. If you would like to have only a part of the text read out, you can have either a selection read out or text starting from a cursor position of your choice.
* STRAIGHTFORWARD MANAGEMENT AND ADVANCED EXPORT FUNCTION:
You can easily save and manage the created text and audio files or send them by email.
ADVANTAGES OF OFFLINE VOICES (to be purchased separately)
* INDEPENDENT: No Internet connection is required for reading out and creating the audio files with offline voices. (Especially important for iPod touch, iPad without 3G and when travelling abroad)
* UNLIMITED: There is no character restriction when entering text. That means complete audio books, stories, presentations, instructions, ... can be dubbed.
* FAST: Audio files are generated directly on your device.
* ADDITIONAL READING OPTIONS WITH SELECTION FUNCTION.
What's New in version 1.3.0
* Performance improvements
* Pronunciation improvements
* Minor bug fixes
- Requires iOS 4.0 or later.