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for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

Speakup


Product Category
Screen Readers

Product Description
Screen reader for the Linux operating system. Allows users to interact with applications and the GNU/Linux operating system with audible feedback from the console using a speech synthesizer and to navigate around the screen using typical screen review functions such as “say word,” “say line,” “announce cursor position,” and more. Licensed under the GPL, the GNU General Public License.

Distributed by
Kirk Reiser and Andy Berdan

Distributor Contact
www.linux-speakup.org/speakup.html

Task
  • Reading Electronic Books and Other Material
  • Reading Text Outloud From a Computer Screen
  • Word Processing
Manufacturer's Suggested Price
Freeware

Maintenance/Technical Support
www.linux-speakup.org/ftp/disks/fedora


Documentation Format
  • Electronic
Documentation Language
  • English (American)
Hardware Requirement
  • IBM Compatible PC
  • Keyboard
Output Devices
  • Speech
Languages
  • English (American)

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