A text to speech external for LiveCode with natural sounding voices by using Apple API.
Version 2.1 (2018 - 03 - 31)
LiveCode 9.0 and 8.1.9 - iOS-SDK 11.2 (Xcode 9.2)
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.
New for Version 2.1
Siri voices are flagged.
Selection of enhanced voices.
Selection of iOS default voice.
Basic copy-paste text from/to clipboard.
LiveCode 8.1.9 - iOS-SDK 11.2 - Xcode 9.2
Contact me if you need to link against one of these SDK:
8.1 - 8.2 - 8.3 - 8.4 - 9.1 - 9.3 - 10.0 - 10.2 - 10.3