Handheld digital audio book and music player.
Assistive technology manufacturer Human-Ware recently launched the
Victor Reader Stream, the smallest handheld digital Talking Book and
music player on the market. About the size of a deck of playing cards,
the Victor Reader Stream is designed to enable people who are blind or
have low vision to quickly and accurately access the content of various
electronic Talking Book formats, including DAISY, Bookshare, text, wav,
MP3, OGG Vorbis, and Audible.com audio files. The device has a USB port
that is designed to connect to a personal computer so books and audio
files can be downloaded to the Victor Reader Stream's removable
flash memory card and stored. It is also designed to digitally record
voice notes. The device operates with advanced DAISY functions, and also
offers navigation capabilities for all forms of audio books. The product
is available for a cost of $329. For more information, contact:
HumanWare, 175 Mason Circle, Concord, CA 94520; phone: 800-722-3393 or
925-680-7100; e-mail: <us. email@example.com>; web site: <www.