The standard reading voice in the Google Play Books app sounds like an 80's robot. The high-quality voice sounds more like what we've come to expect from a robot in 2013. Here's how to activate it.
Users can now hear many books read aloud and use features like Zoom and AssistiveTouch to more easily see and navigate text.
The Intel Reader is a new mobile device designed to read printed text aloud for the blind or those who have a difficult time seeing or reading.
Company backs down from its original plan to let its new Kindle 2 e-book reader read aloud from any document on the device. Its former plan was ill-considered and arguably illegal.
Plug-in to enable Microsoft Word 2007 documents to be converted to documents in the Daisy XML format, which can be read aloud by speech synthesizers.
In an informal survey of iPhone users, a grand total of zero knew about this insanely handy Siri trick -- which, bonus, might save your life.
The fascination with weird and wonderful robots at the Android: What is a Human? exhibition continues, as Japan unveils the world's first android newscasters.
This week's freebie, a Design to Innovation mouse with a built-in scanner, lets you scan information and directly import it into searchable, editable files.
For the first time, researchers have examined jealousy in our canine companions. The results will surprise very few.
The latest version of the app can recognize handwritten text in up to 49 different languages.