The digital speech options included DECtalk
, Acapela, and RealSpeak.
However, he says, DecTalk
was controlling emotion in the 1980s, as was Loquendo after that.
OPTIONS: Transportation carrying case; accessible carrying case; AccessIT; PhoneIT; headmouse/headtracker; and DECtalk
. DIMENSIONS (DxWxH): 1.8 x 10.6 x 8.5 inches.
Although only registered in RSA, in 2008, Catservices has been involved with PC adaptions since 1995 when the very first (DecTalk
) Speech Synthesizer was introduced into the Telephony Industry in RSA.
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 81.7% correct with an open-response format (Mirenda & Beukelman, 1987) to 96.7% correct with a closed-response format (Greene, Manous, & Pisoni, 1984, cited in Koul & Hanners, 1997).
Under the agreement Fonix will provide its Fonix DECtalk
text-to-speech (TTS) for two new electronic dictionaries manufactured and sold by AOnePro.
Effects of on-line reading and simultaneous DECtalk
aiding in helping below-average and poor readers comprehend and summarize text.
Fonix Corporation's (BULLETIN BOARD: FONX), DECtalk
text-to-speech technology has been integrated into the latest type-to-talk product from ZYGO, a provider of augmentative communication systems to physically disabled people.
According to Kirk Feller, Fonix's vice president and general manager for consumer applications, the company's recent purchase of DECtalk
TTS technology from Force computers signals a strategic move into the assistive technology market.
Participants were assigned randomly in equal numbers to one of three speech modes: Natural Speech, Digital Equipment's DECtalk
TTS synthesizer, or Sound Blaster's Monologue for Windows TTS synthesizer.
The Cadillac of these has to be the DecTalk
system, which comes as a box (the "Express") or as an interface card.
, a high-quality speech synthesizer produced by the Digital Equipment Corporation, provides a case in point.