Global Patent Index - EP 0984427 A3

EP 0984427 A3 2000-11-02 - Method for acoustically outputting text and speech output system

Title (en)

Method for acoustically outputting text and speech output system

Title (de)

Verfahren zum akustischen Ausgeben von Text und Sprachausgabesystem

Title (fr)

Procédé d'émission acoustique d'un texte et unité de réponse vocale

Publication

EP 0984427 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 99710007 A

Priority

DE 19840890 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0984427A2] The method involves using a microprocessor to examine a text for language-characterising words or character combinations, to identify the language. The text is converted into word syllables using an algorithm created for the identified language, for reproduction via a loudspeaker. The language which occurs most in the identification stage is selected. The text is received by a vehicle by wireless means and output to the driver. A facsimile transmission received from a mobile radio unit is resolved into text characters and output acoustically. An e-mail system may be coupled to the mobile radio unit.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G10L 13/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G10L 13/00 (2006.01); G10L 13/08 (2013.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G10L 13/08 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 0984427 A2 20000308; EP 0984427 A3 20001102; EP 0984427 B1 20130130; DE 19840890 A1 20000406; JP 2000089776 A 20000331

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