I got a link from my co-worker Kerrie for a free text-to-speech app for mobile phones. Looks pretty cool.
What is DriveSafe.ly?
DriveSafe.ly is a mobile application that reads text (SMS) messages and emails aloud in real time and automatically responds without drivers touching the mobile phone. DriveSafe.ly is the solution to texting while driving.
Reads your text messages and emails out loud in real time
Hands Free – No need to touch the phone while driving
One-touch activation – no complicated setup
Bluetooth and radio transmitter compatible
Reads text message shorthand (lol, brb)
Optional customizable auto-responder
Eliminates texting while driving and reading emails while driving
Safely stay connected while reducing distracted driving
Keep your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road
Be safer and more productive during your commute
Lightweight app doesn’t slow down phone or drain battery
Flexible app allows many customization optionsAvailable for the following devices:
- Windows Mobile
- iPhoneAvailable from:
- Blackberry App world
- Basic Version – $0.00
- Premium Edition – 13.94 – one time payment– more words– choice of male of female voice– auto select voice by contact gender– optional text and email auto responder