ReadSpeaker speechCloud API is an online text-to-speech API for making desktop/web/mobile applications and Internet-connected devices talk.
Easy to integrate, straightforward, and high-capacity, ReadSpeaker speechCloud API gives you access to high-quality voices in many different languages to read the text in your apps and devices. With the increasing amount of Internet-connected devices, the need for audio interactivity is also on the rise.
To meet that demand, ReadSpeaker speechCloud API enables you to have your application/software send text and receive text-to-speech generated audio files to be played back on Internet-connected apps and devices.
ReadSpeaker speechCloud API can also easily be used in the very popular open source communication application platform Asterisk to add text-to-speech capabilities to PBX/IVR systems.
Built-in customer-specific dictionary where customers can control how certain words are read
Multiple audio file formats (A-law, u-law, PCM, WAV, Ogg, MP3)
Choice of several languages and voices using state-of-the art speech synthesis
Sample code in different programming languages: Java (Android), Objective C (iOS), PHP, ASP, Flash/ActionScript
Statistics interface (via web and API)
Easy-to-use web interface containing everything you need to get started
AGI script which supports most versions on Asterisk on Linux
Have more control over how the text is read with SSML input support. When activated in your account, it is possible to insert pauses/breaks of certain length, insert phonetic transcriptions and do voice and language switching in the same text.
Online payment system to easily purchase your API credits for our default voices
Access to timing information makes it possible to build a highlighting solution within the API.
ReadSpeaker speechCloud API offers you an easy pay-as-you-go way to
Add more interactivity and usability to your software and devices.
Meet your users where they are and how they prefer to interact with your products and services.
Seamlessly and cost-effectively speech-enable all sorts of apps and devices without the need to use a resource-demanding text-to-speech engine.
Developers can now use ReadSpeaker speechCloud API to create all sorts of talking apps and devices that are populating the Internet of Things
Learn more via the ReadSpeaker Web Application Service Platform (WASP)