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Version 49

  1. OCR text overlay on original document image.
  2. Image correction features: enhance, align (de-skew), auto crop dark border, perspective correction.

Version 48

  1. Updated OCR Dictionaries
  2. Fix for OCR Crash on 64 bit devices.

Version 46 / 47

  1. Updated PDF Viewer for Android 5.
  2. Fix for sharing large images to OCR.

Version 45

  1. Fix for Phrases scrolling error.

Version 44

  1. Fixed built-in camera error.

Version 43

  1. Support for Dropbox and Google Drive.
  2. Paste phrases into Type & Speak rich text editor tab toolbar ribbon.
  3. Various minor error fixes.

Version 42

  1. On installation. After TTS service install the tick button not continuing to open app main window.
  2. App stopping when sub category tapped.
  3. Default category incorrect when adding a new Category.
  4. Minor error fixes.

Version 41

  1. Added browser bookmarks.
  2. Rich text HTML editing mode. Create rich text documents.
  3. Text-to-speech and clipboard moved into a system service.
  4. Full support for BlueStacks.
  5. Many minor error fixes and enhancements.

Version 40

  1. Added browser refresh button.
  2. Enhanced PDF support.
  3. Support for downloading from Dropbox and other websites in talking browser.
  4. Various minor error fixes.

Version 39

  1. Correction from ABBYY to correctly detect OCR document orientation.
  2. Various minor error fixes.

Version 38

  1. Tooltip Mode: Press highlighted tab again to enter or leave tooltip mode. When in tooltip mode, press any button or screen to hear a spoken description.
  2. Now supports Russian and Chinese language text (You still need to buy suitable TTS voices to hear spoken text).
  3. OCR (Optical Character Recognition) powered by ABBYY has been enhanced to support all western European languages, as well as Russian Cyrillic, Chinese simplified and traditional script, Japanese & Korean.
  4. Talking Browser now supports Google Apps such as GMail and Calendar. Press the Talking Browser Search button. From the Google Search Page, press more, then press Apps to show you a list of Google Apps.
  5. Improved performance of loading text files into Type & Speak tab.
  6. Various error fixes.

Version 37

  1. Update for Microsoft Bing Translate. This update is mandatory as Bing Translate URL has changed. Without this update, translation will no longer work.
  2. You can now disable gestures on the Type and Speak tab, to make editing, scrolling and selecting text easier.
  3. Hide auto button while image cropping.
  4. Support for internet connections through a proxy server.
  5. Various error fixes.

Version 36

  1. Update for ABBYY OCR Licence. This update is mandatory, as the OCR licence was incorrectly set with an expiry date of 15/6/2012 by ABBYY. The new licence will never expire. ABBYY and mobile112 Ltd apologise to our users for any inconvenience this error may have caused.
  2. Bug fixes for Android V2.3.6 Talking Browser issues.

Version 35

  1. Automatic Function: To help you quickly convert written text to speech, we have added the Automatic Function button to the OCR Tab. Press this button to take a picture of some text, then immediately convert to text and speak it.
  2. Delete SMS: You can now delete an SMS from the pop-up menu.

Version 34

  1. You can now reposition where to start speaking when using the word / phrase / sentence / paragraph modes. Press stop or pause if already speaking, and tap the place where you want to start and press play.
  2. various bug fixes

Version 33

  1. PDF Reader: You can now open PDF documents in the File Manager Tab and read them using Text-to-Speech. If a PDF document only contains text based images, these can be sent to the OCR tab for scanning in to readable text.
  2. Browser Pinch and Zoom: The Talking browser has been updated with Pinch and Zoom capability.
  3. Android 4 (ICS) Updates: Better support for Android V4 Ice Cream Sandwich.
  4. various bug fixes

Version 32

  1. User Interface Settings: We have added a User Interface option to settings. From this new screen, you can set your preferred text font size, color and typeface, and set the background and highlight settings.
  2. File Manager Tab: The expanding list tab has been removed and replaced by a File Manager. From the File Manager tab you can load and view files on your device.
  3. Record and Playback Audio: From the File Manager tab, you can record and playback audio files.
  4. Set speech rate from menu: you can now quickly change the speaking rate from the menu key, Speech Rate option.