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ReadSpeaker docReader becomes the new document viewer of choice on the web

ReadSpeaker launches new version of its docReader reading and viewing solution for online content owners A new version of ReadSpeaker’s popular document-reading and viewing solution, ReadSpeaker docReader, has launched today with new features and performance improvements. ReadSpeaker now offers the most accessible online reading and viewing experience of PDFs and other documents on the web. […]

ReadSpeaker CEO to speak at the 29th CSUN conference

Niclas Bergström, Founder and CEO of ReadSpeaker, will be giving a speech at CSUN’s 29th Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference held between March 17 and 22 in San Diego, California. Niclas Bergström will present ReadSpeaker Narrator – an automated web service to create EPUB3 and DAISY (with or without speech) from different document […]

ReadSpeaker is now a member of PLAIN

The Plain Language Association InterNational (PLAIN) is the international association for plain-language professionals that promotes clear communication in any language. PLAIN exists to promote clear messaging in many ways and in particular for online content.

New SharePoint Plugin Available

ReadSpeaker is happy to announce the release of a plugin for ReadSpeaker Enterprise Highlighting for the SharePoint publishing platform. We have a plugin available for SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013. After delivery, the customer installs the plugin into the SharePoint project. The Listen button can be added to the site’s master template from the menu […]

The Virtual High School Enhances Online Courses with ReadSpeaker Rich Media

VHS Students Can Now Listen to Course Content On Their Computers & Mobile Devices The Virtual High School (www.thevirtualhighschool.org), nonprofit pioneer of K-12 online learning and ReadSpeaker (www.readspeaker.com) today announced the two organizations have partnered to deliver a major enhancement to the VHS catalog of nearly 400 online courses. The Virtual High School (VHS) has […]

ReadSpeaker launches new text-to-speech services

ReadSpeaker, a leader in text-to-speech services, announced today the launch of its Web Application Service Platform that enables customers to tap into new text-to-speech solutions. The first two services introduced today are ReadSpeaker speechCloud API to enable developers to add speech to apps and devices and ReadSpeaker speechMaker to generate offline/online audio files from text. […]

ReadSpeaker and Instructure partner to integrate text to speech on the Canvas Learning Management System

Instructors and students can now benefit from speech-enabled educational content to facilitate the learning experience. ReadSpeaker a leading cloud-based text-to-speech provider, today announced a partnership with Canvas, an easy-to-use learning management system (LMS) by Instructure enabling text-to-speech versions of virtually all course content. By adding the ReadSpeaker speech technology, Canvas shows its commitment to helping all students access […]

New extension lets you make your Contao-based website talk

Website owners using the open source content management system Contao can now easily add text to speech to their website thanks to a new extension developed by WebPixels, an Austrian web design and development company. The extension includes ReadSpeaker Enterprise Highlighting for reading the website content and ReadSpeaker docReader for reading online documents published on […]

ReadSpeaker launches special version of its flagship service to add text-to-speech capabilities to the Blackboard Learn platform

Blackboard users can now listen to any text content for a better learning experience. ReadSpeaker® has launched a special version of ReadSpeaker Enterprise Highlighting to enable Blackboard users to listen to any text content on the Blackboard Learn platform from any connected device at any time and from anywhere. This new development has been designed […]