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Up to now, text-to-speech (TTS) combined with highlighting sentences is by far the best way I found to read fast and at the same time very relaxed. I need an application or browser extension that enables highlighting sentences while reading them using text-to-speech (TTS) method.

I'm currently using TTS feature of Mac OSX but I really need this feature since I tested it with Moon+ Android App, for example, and facilitates a lot the reading. Basically, it allows you to read without directly reading each word, just visually follow sentence length.

Do anyone know any App for Mac or browsers extension? Thanks!

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maybe this is interesting for you as well. – Jean-Paul Mar 20 '14 at 9:06
Thanks Jean-Paul, but I'm not looking for Spreed-like Apps. I'm looking for a highlighting and text-to-speech MAC OS X App. In fact, what I need is a Chrome extension doing this. – biotech Mar 24 '14 at 11:17
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OK, finally I found what I was looking for.

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I gather from your question that, since you already had a solution for OS X (the Apple built-in TTS, which I also use a lot), you must have been looking for a similar solution for Android. But then, you mention ChromeVox, which is only for desktop and ChromeOS. Did you find something similar that you can use with Chrome on Android? – avernet Apr 11 '14 at 16:55
Hi avernet, as far as I know, Chrome for Android does not support extensions yet. Since I have almost all the webpages via RSS, I'm using gReader, a powerful App that is capable to read via TTS. Please post here a link if you ask in Android forums for tools related to TTS in Android. – biotech Apr 12 '14 at 17:43
OK understood, and thank you for the clarification. – avernet Apr 12 '14 at 22:16

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