http://www.nvaccess.org/ NVDA (NonVisual Desktop Access) is a free “screen reader” which enables blind and vision impaired people to use computers. It reads the text on the screen in a computerised voice. You can control what is read to you by moving the cursor to the relevant area of text with a mouse or the arrows…
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http://dimio.altervista.org/eng/ DSpeech is a TTS (Text To Speech) program with functionality of ASR (Automatic Speech Recognition) integrated. It is able to to read aloud the written text and choose the sentences to be pronounced based upon the vocal answers of the user.
http://audiobookmaker.com/ Audiobookmaker – is a freeware text-to-speech software which read texts by human voice (text-to-speech player). It uses text-to-speech engines installed on your computer.
http://www.zabaware.com/reader/ The Zabaware Text-to-Speech Reader is an application that uses a speech synthesizer to read documents and more outloud. It is available for free with generic voices.