Fonix Releases Fonix SpeakThis 2.0
SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Fonix Corporation (OTC BB: FONX), a provider of natural-user interface solutions for wireless and mobile devices, Internet and telephony systems, and vehicle telematics, announced the availability of Fonix SpeakThis 2.0, a update of the standards-based TTS application for the World Wide Web. Websites can now be mobile. Users can listen to any web content as MP3 audio files, so that websites can be heard online or downloaded to any MP3 player. With SpeakThis 2.0, when the user clicks on the SpeakThis button, the page's text is converted to MP3 and the SpeakThis audio player begins speaking. The site visitors also have the option of downloading the MP3 file and taking the webpage with them to listen to at their convenience. Using automatically generated HTML code, webmasters can add SpeakThis buttons to any page on their websites. SpeakThis offers male and female voices and international language support for 10 languages, including U.K. English, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Icelandic, Italian, Norwegian, Spanish, and Swedish. Webmasters receive complete, up-to-date usage statistics in online reports, and can select from three HTML options (text link, button, or auto-start). Based on SpeakThis customer requests, SpeakThis 2.0 offers support for Windows Media Player and Apple QuickTime and continues support for RealNetworks RealPlayer. SpeakThis works with all web scripting and programming environments including Java, ASP, PHP, Cold Fusion and Perl. SpeakThis supports the industry standard for speech synthesis online, the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) level 2 CSS2 Specification for Aural Style Sheets, giving webmasters complete control over the content to be spoken and the voice selections. Complete documentation is available online at www.speakthis.com/help.cfm.