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2014-04-01 12:29:47

MONS, Belgium, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you know that in the world today multilingual speakers outnumber those only speaking one language?* And due to the Internet and the easy access to content in any language this trend is becoming even more pronounced. At Acapela, we are actively working on meeting the needs of multilingual people, languages and voices are part of our DNA. What is Multilingualism? It's the use of multiple languages, either by an...

2014-02-21 08:27:09

Welcome to our brand new website! We are delighted you are paying us a visit. Explore and enjoy! MONS, Belgium, February 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Our aim is to help you make the most of speech solutions and quickly guide you through our wide range of products. Our challenge is to provide you with the most accessible and straight forward product information, demo & evaluation tools, as well as maintaining a valuable thread of technical & industry news in the field...

2013-12-17 12:23:56

MONS, Belgium, December 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Six months after the introduction of audio books read out loud by Acapela Text To Speech voice 'Alice', the AVH reports on end user reaction to this new offering. The audio book is by far the media most used by visually impaired users to access written content. In 2012, 93% of the AVH library loans were audio books. But their production process when read by a human voice is long and cannot be shortened, hardly compatible...

2013-11-21 12:25:06

MONS, Belgium, November 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sami Parliament of Norway has chosen Acapela Group to develop North Sami language text-to-speech. Sami is a language spoken in the north of Norway, Finland and Sweden. Among all different Sami languages, Acapela will develop the most widespread, North Sami, spoken by 20 000 people. A small audience for usual developments of text to speech for new languages. But Sami text to speech language creation is much more...

2013-05-28 12:24:39

The Google Play app, which offers Android users the possibility to easily turn any Android device into a smart talking companion using speech synthesis, has enriched its repertoire. MONS, Belgium, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Acapela kids' voices Rosie & Harry and Ella & Josh, UK and US English, have been added to the app's portfolio. This is only the start; other joyful children's tones will join the group later. Made by children and for children, these voices...

2013-04-23 08:28:47

MONS, Belgium, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative yet simple and all-in-one product for seamless access to written information, no matter where the user is, at home, in the office or on the move using different computers is now moving. Infovox4 uses Acapela speech synthesis, speech empowers any PC with pleasant voices, transforming any written text into speech, in real time. NEW BENEFITS! > Windows 8 support > Improved intelligibility at high reading...

2013-02-21 12:24:41

MONS, Belgium, February 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Just slightly bigger than a smartphone, the latest text to speech communication device from Toby Churchill has been designed for literate people to help them communicate more confidently and fluently with anyone. It enables users to generate words, phrases and sentences rapidly, to be an active participant in the conversation, and to make themselves clearly heard. "Conversational analysis has shown that you've got as little...

2012-11-20 12:26:28

MONS, Belgium, November 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Give it the try, with your own words! type in your own message and hear how your content may sound depending on the voice you choose. Select any of the Child voices ; Will or Antoine in different moods; Queen Elizabeth; Australian Tyler; Hip hop Saul; Country Micah, Dimitris, Jeroen or Margaux either happy or sad. Ask Will the story teller to be a 'bad guy' or a 'little creature'. Acapela's repertoire includes voices of...

2012-09-20 02:24:23

MONS, Belgium, September 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Play with voices: a unique repertoire brought to you by Acapela Your phone gets wallpapers, ringtones and widgets and plenty of apps and games that follow you around all the time. But what about a voice? Now, you can download the Acapela TTS Voices app, listen to any of the 50 voices available in 26 languages and select one voice or more to turn your Android device into a smart talking companion - for only 3.99...

2012-07-25 23:01:17

American Girl and Boy Voices Now Available in the Proloquo2Go App for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Amsterdam (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 Acapela Group and AssistiveWare are proud to unveil the first American genuine, natural-sounding children's voices now available in Proloquo2Go, designed to provide a voice for children who cannot speak. The US Census Bureau estimates that as many as 720,000 American children aged between 6 and 14-years-old have significant speech problems and difficulties being...