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Monday, November 28, 2005

Simply Speaking to Your Computer

Powered by IBM's sophisticated large vocabulary voice recognition technology, LDHC's Simply Speaking product is an easy-to-use voice recognition and text-to-speech interface program that allows the user to dictate into many Windows based programs, including Outlook and Explorer. Useful for a variety of actions including e-mailing and instant messaging, Simply Speaking will convert voice into typewritten text and operates with an extremely high accuracy level. Simply Speaking will also read back highlighted text from any Windows application.

For more information about LDHC and their product, Simply Speaking, please visit either of the following two links:

Click here to visit the Simply Speaking home page: http://www.simplyspeaking.com.
Click here to visit The Learning Differences Help Center home page: http://www.ldhc.org/main.html.

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