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A text-to-speech software for French

I am the author of Intelligent Speaker - extension for browser, we use the best available speech engine - Polly from Amazon. You can get your podcast feed and grab m4a files (better than mp3 - better ...
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Software to read a PDF aloud on Windows 10

Most major PDF reader (like Acrobat and Foxit) should have reading aloud feature. If you still experience the same issue you might want to report bug to their developers. Or you can update to the ...
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PDF to audio software for academic papers?

"Paper to Audio" is a chrome extension specifically for converting academic papers to speech (this includes PDFs). It gets rid of references etc. when speaking the text. The link is: https://chrome....
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2 votes

Text to speech with custom voice

Amazon Polly has three children's voices in US English only. They are "neural" voices, so they sound very natural.
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Read song name into earphones

Tune Announcer speaks the track name and artist when playing music using the built in media players, or others that support scrobbling. Gets annoying after a while, but definitely announces each ...
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Text to MP3 program

Balabolka is free and can save as MP3. It's free and runs on Windows. It's even available as a portable version. It will detect the installed voices. Since both, the program and the voices are ...
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2 votes

What text-to-speech libraries are available in Ruby?

Text-to-speech libraries for Ruby include: espeak-ruby - Wrapper for espeak FestivalTTS - Wrapper for Festival Google Cloud Text-to-Speech API Google Translate service mac-say - Wrapper for say ...
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Library to build a bot that can interview people over the phone

From what I can tell, you're looking at five primary components here: The dialer, responsible for placing the initial call, and handling the other phone related aspects. The core survey software, ...
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Affordable and of good quality text to speech software

I am the developer of Intelligent Speaker - text to speech browser extension. We use the best available engine - Polly from AWS - better than Google's WaveNet. No restrictions on commercial use of ...
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Mature text reading software? (text to speech)

TextAloud allows you to convert text to audio. For example, you can convert a PDF book to an MP3, using your pc, and then listen to the audio file on your phone in your car. In one hour you could ...
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Mature text reading software? (text to speech)

I developed Intelligent Speaker - extension for browser. Best on the market text-to-speech engine from Amazon, works on any operating system.
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Deep-learning gratis TTS for English on Desktop (Linux)

I found something: CoquiTTS (web demo) import sys def gen(model_name: str, text: str, out_file: str) -> None: from TTS.api import TTS # pip install TTS tts = TTS(model_name=model_name, ...
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French text to float .wav French speech software

You don't need 32-bit wav or flac for this, as the voice generated won't be of higher quality than a 128bit mp3/aac. macOS can read 'text to speech' natively & optionally save to a file in iTunes/...
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Is there some program to speak on the micropohone and get the recognized text along with a translation to other language

Just for the record I'll post the solution I found so far: Add the Voice In Voice Typing extension to Chrome Goto to DeepL online translator that's it I couldn't find a way to make punctuation ...
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Is there some program to speak on the micropohone and get the recognized text along with a translation to other language

Can't you see the microphone icon in Google Translator? I can easily speak my texts in both desktop and mobile after clicking that icon. You could also use a browser add-on like "Speech ...
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what is an offline transcription or dictation app which respects privacy?

I'm not using any such, so I cannot give a clear recommendation based on first-hand experience – but still: taking a look at my corresponding app list for Audio Recording, and knowing that apps from F-...
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Medium (or general RSS) feed text-to-speech reader with voice control

I developed Intelligent Speaker for the related subset of problems. Now we do not support RSS natively but you can find some intermediate tools that will send your RSS messages to your inbound email ...
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Text to MP3 program

TextAloud is a commercial tool for ~ 30 USD. It's an application that you install on your PC and it will use voices from your PC, so it works offline. I own a very old version that cannot save in MP3 ...
Thomas Weller's user avatar
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What tool could I use to generate songs from text?

Here are one app which generates songs from sms messages: Ditty - Apps on Google Play Ditty by Zya on the App Store Ditty For PC (Windows & MAC) | Techwikies.com
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A text-to-speech software for French

You can e.g. use the free Balabolka which can save as MP3. It's free and runs on Windows. It will detect the installed voices. You'll need a French voice so that the text sounds proper. Using e.g. ...
Thomas Weller's user avatar
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Text-to-speech for Windows 10 PC name

It can actually be done witout extra software: In Windows, go to Device Manager, and open the properties of the Bluetooth Adapter installed. The Advanced tab contains a field called Name for the ...
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Text to speech with custom voice

There is a website called https://www.resemble.ai/ and it allows you to make your own voices. However, you will need a child and a couple of hours (a good two days, perhaps). Resemble AI also offers ...
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Text to speech with custom voice

This guide suggests using Festival, eSpeak or FreeTTS with voices from FestVox, MBROLA, CMU Arctic or Nitech HTS. Alternative software should come with different voices.
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Have to speak pre-written sentences

There is an app called YASFA on F-Droid that lets you write some predefined words or sentences and upon clicking them it plays them out. The app also comes with some predefined words that are useful ...
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Desktop program that reads words in pdf aloud and highlights the words as it reads?

Foxit Reader does not highlight the words keeps the format of the pdf DSpeech does highlight words but does reformat the text
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Solution for text-to-speech (TTS) accessible by pure Python

There are many options, here's how to save a spoken hello world using different libraries: Using gTTS, Google's text-to-speech lib: import gtts tts = tts.gTTS('hello world', lang='en') tts.save('...
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Solution for text-to-speech (TTS) accessible by pure Python

MaryTTS is a Java text to speech engine so you should be able to run it on GAE or other such services. This python example shows how to request it (running as a separate service on the same machine) ...
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Read out-loud program for pronunciation and proof-reading

You can try Intelligent Speaker - extension for Google Chrome. I am the author.
Vitaly Zdanevich's user avatar
1 vote

Text-to-speech program that allows controlling the reading speed

The Edge browser has free (very high quality) TTS integrated and over 300 different voices + adjustable speed.
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Text-to-audio iOS app for iPhone

Apple has introduced text to speech capabilities in iOS 7 and made several refinements since then, most notably in iOS 16 where it has added a new Premium tier of voices available for free download. ...
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