A text to speech external for LiveCode with natural sounding voices by using Apple API.
LiveCode 8.1.3 - iOS-SDK 10.2
(built with Xcode 8.2.1 on MacOS 10.12)
Call sunnYtext2speech with the text to be synthesized.
You can stop, pause and resume the current speech - you will receive a notification when the speech ends. - get the list of voices in your device. - get a message (callback) with the range of the text being spoken.
You can set the following properties:
Voice: A speech synthesis voice used to speak the text.
Volume: The volume level of the audio used to speak the text.
Rate: The speed at which the speech plays back.
PitchMultiplier: A value to control the pitch of the spoken text.
iOS 8.1 - 8.2 - 8.3 - 8.4 - 9.1 - 9.3 - 10.0 - 10.2
LiveCode 7 - 8.