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London, United Kingdom, 2011/04/12 - MagniLink iMax, a magnification and screen reader for Mac OS X, developed by AssistiveWare for LVI Low Vision International - Acapela-Group.com.
MagniLink iMax has been designed to deliver enhanced access to Mac OS X for people with vision impairments. Together with video magnifiers from LVI, MagniLink iMax gives the Mac user a complete and unique low vision aid solution. Several advantageous functions makes the Mac usage and reading easier.
MagniLink iMax software provides magnification, image enhancement and pointer settings as well as screen reading with Acapela high-quality speech output. With the inclusion of the high-quality Infovox iVox Text-To-Speech voices by Acapela Group, MagniLink iMax comes with automatic language identification in the screen reader mode to pleasantly read out loud the written infomation.
MagniLink iMax also includes ConvenienceWare GhostReader - an application for reading selected text and documents, which significantly extends the built-in text-to-speech features of Mac OS X. GhostReader contains shortcut keys for fast and easy access to the text and the user can listen to documents including file types such as Text, Word, HTML, PDF, ODT and RTF. Text can be converted to MP3-files to be played in iTunes, be uploaded to the iPod, iPad or burned onto a CD!
MagniLink iMax is localized in English, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Spanish, French, German, Dutch, and Norwegian. MagniLink iMax includes Acapela voices for a language of choice, additional voices are available for purchase.
MagniLink iMax can be purchased stand-alone or in combination with the MagniLink Student portable video magnifier. Pricing varies per country and language. For more information contact LVI Low Vision International.
AssistiveWare (assistiveware.com) is the worldwide leader in innovative assistive technology software for Mac OS X and iOS.
LVI (lvi.se) is recognized as one of the world's leading manufacturers of equipment for visually impaired people.
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