September 18, 2008 in Educational (E)
[prMac.com] Amsterdam - AssistiveWare(R) today announced that Apple Solutions Experts for Education iansyst, realizing the importance it's educational customers award to having access to high quality British voices, is now including the British Infovox iVox voices with every single Mac sold.
Infovox iVox, normally sold for 99 euro/US$ plus VAT, can be used with Apple's VoiceOver screen reader as well as many Mac OS X applications, including Preview, TextEdit, AssistiveWare's VisioVoice and Proloquo, ConvenienceWare GhostReader, and Adobe Acrobat. The voices also work great with the leading educational software, such as Kurzweil 3000 for Macintosh version 3.0.4 and 4.0 and TextHelp's Read and Write Gold for Mac version 2.1.0 and later.
This means that teachers can now use this best-of-breed software with the industry leading Infovox iVox voices to enhance the learning experience of their students. Finally, the voices also work with the Spoken Menu feature of Apple's new iPod nano, offering speech-feedback with British voices as the user navigates the iPod without having to look at the screen, as shown in the YouTube video.
AssistiveWare is proud to work together with an innovative partner such as iansyst in bringing high quality educational solutions to the British market.
For more information, a fully-functional downloadable demo and to listen to samples of the voices please consult the product page. For more information contact AssistiveWare directly or one of our distributors such as Origin Instruments Corporation for North America or ordiTICE) for France.
AssistiveWare is the worldwide leader in innovative assistive technology software for Mac OS X that gives people back their lives. This includes award-winning KeyStrokes(R) and TouchStrokes(R) virtual keyboards, SwitchXS(R) scanning on-screen keyboard, LayoutKitchen(R) panel editor, Proloquo(R) multi-purpose speech solution, and VisioVoice(R), the award-winning solution for vision impaired Mac users. The ConvenienceWare product line makes the advanced technologies developed by AssistiveWare available in cool and convenient applications that can make the life of Mac users easier.
AssistiveWare and ConvenienceWare are trade names and trademarks or registered trademarks of Niemeijer Consult. AssistiveGaming, GhostReader, VisioVoice, SwitchXS, KeyStrokes, TouchStrokes, LayoutKitchen, and Proloquo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Niemeijer Consult. Infovox iVox is a trademark of Acapela Group. All other trademarks are properties of their respective owners.