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text-to-speech

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Report: Apple will bring text-to-speech conversion to Notes

According to Patently Apple, the tech giant has filed for a European patent for a system that can translate text into multiple languages and then convert it to speech.

By Sep. 12, 2013

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Convert text to speech with a Chrome extension

Today we show off a great Chrome extension that converts text into speech so you don't have to read!

Apr. 12, 2013

Article

Now we're talking: Amazon buys text-to-speech provider Ivona

The Internet retailer uses Ivona's technology for text-to-speech, voice guide, and explore-by-touch features on the Kindle Fire tablets.

By Jan. 24, 2013

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iPhone text-to-speech, speech-to-text patents filed

Patently Apple digs up a patent filing that shows Apple has a solution to answering an iPhone in a crowded bar or in a meeting or movie theater.

By May. 13, 2011

Review

Libon for iOS

Libon is great for free calls if you can get your friends to download the app, but the subscription service leaves a lot to be desired.

By Jan. 7, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jan. 7, 2013

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How to use Chrome's speech-to-text

Chrome 11 comes with a new feature that converts your mellifluous voice into surprisingly accurate text in the browser, and we've got a quick guide on how to use it.

By Apr. 28, 2011

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Use speech-to-text in Google Chrome

If you've always wanted to talk to your browser, the magic Google genie has just granted your wish. Chrome 11 comes with a new feature that converts your mellifluous voice into surprisingly accurate dead-on text in the browser, and we've got a quick guide on how to use it.

By May. 11, 2011

Editors' Take

Voicemail+ (iOS)

The brand new Voicemail+ app, launching for the iPhone in the UK today and in the US later this year brings text transcription, e-mailed voicemail receipts, push notifications, and it matches your messages to your contacts.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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Review

TextBuster

The TextBuster system makes good on its promise to bust text-messaging and apps, but paying hardware prices for what's basically a software solution is a hard pill to swallow.

By May. 1, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating May. 1, 2013

MSRP: $179.00

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Text while abroad with these apps

Last week, Facebook purchased WhatsApp for $19 billion. Not familiar with the mobile-messaging app? CNET's Kara Tsuboi brings you up to date on WhatsApp, which boasts 450 million users around the world, and other apps for free texting in this Tech Minute.

By Mar. 3, 2014