Select and Speak is a handy extension for Google Chrome that allows users to listen to text from almost any website. The extension has a list of voices (accents) to choose from; you can choose any of the voices that you recognize the clearest and the easiest.
To get started, simply install the extension and visit any website. Now, select the text you want it to read and then click on the Select and Speak icon to start listening to the text being read aloud. You can pause/stop the playback anytime by clicking on the pause button when the text is being read aloud. You can also configure a shortcut to use the extension from Select and Speak options page.
- Configure voice and speed of narrator.
- Listen to news/blog articles/etc while browsing other websites.
- A very helpful app for people with vision problems.
- Similar tools: QR Voice, Chrome Speak, Announcify, Zazu, TweJay, RoboVoice, Text To Voice, BlindSpeak, DragonDictate, Vozme, SpokenText, Odiogo, Text-to-Speech, PedioPhon and Spesoft Text to Speech Software.
Check out Select and Speak @ https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/gfjopfpjmkcfgjpogepmdjmcnihfpokn