IBMs HPR Reads More Than Web Pages
With 20/700 vision, one of my main concerns is whether I'll be able to surf the Web if my vision deteriorates with age. IBM's Home Page Reader comes to the rescue.With 20/700 vision, one of my main concerns is whether Ill be able to surf the Web if my vision deteriorates with age. My worries have been allayedto some degreewith IBMs Home Page Reader, a browser for the visually impaired. IBMs latest version, Home Page Reader 3.04, was released last month and costs $142 per user. Volume discounts are available.
HPR 3.04 includes a desktop text-to-speech synthesizer, keyboard navigation and speech output for selected Windows applications, including the Windows desktop, as well as Adobe Reader 6.01 documents. New in HPR 3.04 is support for Macromedia Flash Player 7 movies.