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Earphone with Speech Synthesizer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000015542D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

The problem The use of messaging middleware is state of the art in connecting enterprise applications. The idea of the present publication is to go a step further so that not only applications are being connected but also people. This can be done by bringing together well known technologies like speech generation, XML and wireless transmission techniques. The easiest way to communicate to a person is speaking. Therefore it is natural to present standardized digital messages (for example in XML-notion) in spoken language. The solution