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(27/01/2010) Mobile Speak 4, Now Available!

Cross Platform, Touch, Multi Voice and Ready for the Next Generation

Terrassa (Barcelona), Spain, January 27, 2010

Today, Code Factory introduced Mobile Speak 4, a revolutionary screen reader for anyone who wishes to enhance his/her use of a mobile phone. Are you ready to experience the most advanced screen reader ever released for mobile phones? Mobile Speak 4 is Cross Platform: you can move your license between Symbian and Windows Mobile phones. Mobile Speak 4 is Touch: you can use touch screen phones such as the Nokia N97, the HTC Touch Pro 2 and many others, with traditional keyboard shortcuts as well as touchscreen gestures and commands. Mobile Speak 4 is Multi Voice: you get three high quality voices from Acapela or Loquendo for the price of one. Mobile Speak 4 is Ready for the Next Generation: you won’t be left behind with old technology, since Mobile Speak 4 supports the latest devices running on the latest operating systems, Windows Mobile 6.5 and Symbian S60 5th Edition.

“The mobile phone market is changing rapidly. Mobile Speak 4 is Code Factory’s answer to the future of accessibility. Mobile Speak 4 is everything our users have been waiting for, it will take you to another level of experience, and I can tell you, you will never look back.” explains Eduard Sánchez, Code Factory's CEO. “Mobile Speak 4 is one year of hard work. Mobile Speak 4 is fifteen dedicated people working full time for you. Mobile Speak 4 sets new and higher standards for accessibility. Mobile Speak 4 is revolutionary”.

On Symbian, Mobile Speak 4 also brings support for Quickword to edit and read documents by character, word, sentence or paragraph, as well as for Fring to make voip calls and chat on instant messaging. On Windows Mobile, Mobile Speak 4 brings new Internet Explorer support which will allow you to navigate by headings, links, forms, etc. as well as search for text, and even add bookmarks to web pages. More features can also be expected; such as a backlight option to save battery power, the possibility to stop Mobile Speak while reading, a privacy mode to use the phone with a locked static background image, and more.

Among the new supported phones are: the Nokia N97, Nokia N97 mini, Nokia 5230, Nokia 5530, Nokia 5730, Nokia 5800, Nokia 6710 Navigator, Nokia 6720, Nokia 6730, Nokia 6790, Nokia E52, Nokia E72, Nokia N86, HTC Touch Pro 2, HTC Touch 2, HTC Touch Diamond 2, AT&T Titl 2, AT&T Pure, AT&T HP iPAQ Glisten, HP iPAQ Data Messenger, Sprint Samsung Intrepid, Samsung Omnia Pro B7610, Samsung Omnia Pro B7330, Acer beTouch E101, and Sony Ericsson Xperia x1. To consult the full list of supported devices, visit http://www.codefactory.es/en/phoneslist.asp?id=342

Download Mobile Speak 4 at http://www.codefactory.es/en/downloads.asp?id=347 and try it for 30 days for free. Everyone can try it, new users as well as existing users who have already used a version, whether full or trial, of a past version of Mobile Speak. To learn more visit http://www.codefactory.es/en/page.asp?id=402

If you are already a user of Mobile Speak and wish to upgrade to Mobile Speak 4, contact your distributor to purchase an upgrade license. In addition to all the improvements and new features of Mobile Speak 4, if you purchase an upgrade to Mobile Speak 4, you will also get Mobile Magnifier, Mobile DAISY Player, Color Recognizer and the Games for free! To consult the complete list of Code Factory’s official distributors, visit http://www.codefactory.es/en/page.asp?id=351

To learn how to install Mobile Speak 4 for the first time, follow the instructions at http://www.codefactory.es/descargas/family_4/MS4_Manual_WM.html#_Toc252273670 for Windows Mobile, and http://www.codefactory.es/descargas/family_4/MS4_Manual_Symbian.html#_Toc252274141 for Symbian. 

If upgrading from a previous version of Mobile Speak, make sure to FIRST UNINSTALL all the Code Factory packages you have installed and then RESTART the device. For more information, follow the instructions at http://www.codefactory.es/descargas/family_4/MS4_Manual_WM.html#_Toc252273675 for Windows Mobile, and http://www.codefactory.es/descargas/family_4/MS4_Manual_Symbian.html#_Toc252274144 for Symbian

To read the full instructions to upgrade to Mobile Speak 4 from a previous version of Mobile Speak, visit http://www.codefactory.es/descargas/family_4/MS4_Manual_WM.html#_Toc252273683 for Windows Mobile, and http://www.codefactory.es/descargas/family_4/MS4_Manual_Symbian.html#_Toc252274147 for Symbian. 

To learn more about Mobile Speak 4 visit  http://www.codefactory.es/en/products.asp?id=318, to hear it in action, listen to some audio demos at http://www.codefactory.es/en/audio.asp?id=103#family_0

For a comprehensive list of changes from Mobile Speak Pocket and Smartphone v2.1 to Mobile Speak v4.0 for Windows Mobile visit http://www.codefactory.es/en/products.asp?id=407#newWM

For a comprehensive list of changes from Mobile Speak for Symbian phones v3.82 to Mobile Speak v4.0 for Symbian visit http://www.codefactory.es/en/products.asp?id=407#newSymbian

About Code Factory  

Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Terrassa (Barcelona), Spain, Code Factory is the global leader committed to the development of products designed to eliminate barriers to the accessibility of mobile technology for the blind and visually impaired. Today, Code Factory is the leading provider of screen readers, screen magnifiers, and Braille interfaces for the widest range of mainstream mobile devices. Among Code Factory's customers are well known organizations for the blind such as ONCE, and carriers such as AT&T, Bouygues Telecom, SFR, TIM and Vodafone. Code Factory has also built strong partnerships with mainstream multinational companies like RIM, Nokia, Microsoft, and Hewlett Packard as well as leading assistive technology companies such as HumanWare, Optelec and Sendero Group.

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