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Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Ray Kurzweil and the kReader

kReader Mobile Products
Making reading accessible wherever you are

The kReader Mobile from knfb Reading Technology is a major advancement in portability and functionality of print access for struggling readers and those learning a second language. Developed under the direction of Assistive Technology pioneer Ray Kurzweil the kReader Mobile software package runs on a multifunction cell phone and allows users to snap a picture of virtually any document, including mail, receipts, handouts, memos and many other documents. Our proprietary document analysis technology determines the words and reads them aloud to the user. Reading in other languages is available, along with translation between languages. This is a truly portable solution to reading on the go, allowing users to read what they want wherever they happen to be.