Friday, October 9, 2009
KNFB Reader Mobile, developed by KNFB Reading Technologies Inc., is an application compatible with the Nokia N82 cell phone. the cell phone does not need to be activated by a service provider to operate this application. KNFB Reader Mobile provides portable reading accessibility on the go. Using the camera on the phone, pictures taken of printed text are converted to electronic text using optical character recognition (OCR) technology. The electronic text can be read aloud by the application with text displayed in sync with the spoken words. Multiple pages of text may be captured and saved in a single document within the phone's memory. Electronic documents and books may be transferred to and from a computer. the KNFB Reader Mobile application software is available for $1,000.00 and packages including the Nokia N82 cell phone can be found for around $1,500, $2,000.00.