Nuance bought their TTS competitor SVOX

Nuance announced today that they bought one of their competitors. SVOX are known for their in-car systems as well as consumer electronics, and their systems should integrate well with Nuance’s advanced signal enhancement tech , including echo cancellation and beamforming .

So what’s the ebook angle? You can find Nuance TTS code running on the Amazon Kindle, while SVOX licensed their code to Ectaco for the not yet released Ectaco Jetbook K-12.

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Nate Hoffelder is the founder of The Digital Reader. He has been blogging about indie authors since 2010 while learning new tech skills weekly. He fixes author sites, and shares what he learns on The Digital Reader's blog. In his spare time, he fosters dogs for A Forever Home, a local rescue group.

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