Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

What is the best Operating System Screen Reader? (answer is: Chrome)

Chrome

Features of ChromeBook (apparently text to speech isn't featured)

ChromeVox manual (baked in in into ChromeOS)

You can install it from Chrome Web Store

Mac OS


Windows:
Research says that most of the screenreaders users are using Windows.



Windows is not that expensive.

But the software is.

Option 1

Option 2

Such a shame built in narrator does not read HTML.

I would say this is the best engine Ivona Text To Speech


Do you know why Windows is the most popular operating system among screenreader users?


Or maybe the research was performed in corporate environment where everyone is using Windows?

Friday, July 13, 2012

8 Reasons why to use Google Docs (over SharePoint)

Michal Stefanow absolutely positively recommends Google Docs:

  • Simultaneous editing
  • Chat window
  • Easy access from any device
  • Linking to a particular paragraph in URL
  • No need to login, convenient permission management
  • I can work in the office across Windows 7, iMac and home computer
  • Features like headers, styles, table of contents are simpler therefore easier to use...
  • ...I haven’t seen a .docx document in the company that uses 10% of Word features