Definitions for "Text-to-speech"
Keywords:  tts, speech, spoken, synthesized, ascii
See: synthesized speech
The Teligent Text-to-Speech function converts emails and other text messages into voice messages. This function is useful in situations when the subscriber is otherwise occupied, e.g. is driving a car and consequently he can have his mail spoken to him.
Text-to-Speech systems can convert words from a computer document (e.g. word processor document, web page) into audible speech spoken through the computer speaker. Text-to-speechtechnology can be integrated with OCR systems or screen readers.