DECtalk


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DECtalk

A voice synthesis system from Digital that accepted serial ASCII text and converted it into audible speech. It was used in Touch-tone telephone response systems as well as for voice-output for visually handicapped users.
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As a long-time user of Fonix DECtalk TTS, I'm delighted to see Fonix DECtalk software becoming available on Linux," said T.
we know and use DECtalk as the primary synthesizer for our business and, although we look at and listen to some of the new ones, we are still fixed on DECtalk.
Compaq has led the industry in developing assistive technologies since 1983, as the first major computer manufacturer to deliver an output device -- the DECtalk system -- that assisted people with visual deficits by accepting ASCII text, and speaking rather than printing the output.
Fonix produces speech interface solutions utilizing the Company's proprietary neural network-based automatic speech recognition (ASR) and the highly reputable DECtalk text-to-speech (TTS).
a wholly owned subsidiary of Fonix[R] Corporation (OTCBB: FNIX) specializing in embedded speech interfaces for mobile devices, handheld electronic products, and systems and processors, announces a licensing agreement to provide Fonix DECtalk text-to-speech (TTS) for two new electronic dictionaries manufactured and sold by AOnePro, a leading provider of e-dictionaries in Korea.
DECtalk is already available in the new TimeTalk Alert(TM) application from Fonix, a voice-enabled scheduling assistant for Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs).
Compaq has led the industry in the development of assistive technologies since 1983, as the first major computer manufacturer to deliver the DECtalk system, an output device that assisted people with visual deficits by accepting ASCII text, and speaking rather than printing the output.
OPTIONS: Transportation carrying case; accessible carrying case; AccessIT; PhoneIT; headmouse/headtracker; and DECtalk.
For example, the percentage of intelligibility for high-quality synthesizers, such as DECtalk (a high-quality form of synthetic speech manufactured by Digital Equipment Corporation) in a single-word intelligibility task ranged from 81.
Under the agreement Fonix will provide its Fonix DECtalk text-to-speech (TTS) for two new electronic dictionaries manufactured and sold by AOnePro.
In the near term, we expect that revenue will continue to come from our mobile/wireless solutions based on the Fonix VoiceSuite, assistive and language learning products based on the Fonix DECTalk package, and telephony solutions based on the Speak@Me suite," explains Roger D.