Over the years, the internet has increasingly become a crucial to the way we operate on a day-to-day basis. However, there are still many among us that have been unable to be as connected as the rest. According to the European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditions survey from 2016, this is because there are approximately 100 million people living with disabilities that prevent them from accessing even the most basic of digital services that most of us now take for granted.
The global market for voice technology is expected to grow by over 600% between now and 2027, as people increasingly choose to listen to their content rather than read it.
If you’ve ever used Alexa or Siri on your phone to get an answer to a question, then you will have used Text-to Speech conversion technology, maybe without even knowing it. Better known by its acronym TTS, it is a form of speech synthesis that is used to convert written text from a computer or digital device into an audio file. Sometimes it is also called ‘read aloud’ technology.
Installable Voice Intuitive™ voice option converts text to speech, meaning that a customer can click the Listen button and listen to the contents of a webpage. Read more about our service!