News

  • Danish countryside on the day of the update
    02-07-2015

    The main web interface to RoboBraille was updated on Monday, June 30, 2015. The update adds several new functions to the service, including:

  • Biblus Romania Logo
    28-04-2015

    Today, Biblus, the digital library companion of RoboBraille, was launched at a well-attended press conference in Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

  • Ms Nivi Olsen, Greenlands minister for Education, Culture, Research and Church, officially launches the synthetic Greenlandic voice Martha
    17-02-2015

    Today, the synthetic voice Martha was launched at an event in the community hall in Nuuk, Greenland. Using Martha, Greenlanders with visual impairments, dyslexia or poor reading skills can have Greenlandic text read out aloud.

  • Almost 100 deletages participated in the launch event of RoboBraille in Hungary
    12-01-2015

    Today, the RoboBraille service was launched at an official launch event at the ELTE Bárczi Gusztáv Faculty of Special Education in Budapest, Hungary.

  • Alternative hyphenation of Danish text in Greenland
    27-10-2014

    The new Greenlandic voice has now been added to the RoboBraille service, making it possible to convert a wide range of Greenlandic documents into mp3 files. The new functionality is available through the main RoboBraille web interface.

  • Word cloud with network words
    11-09-2014

    On September 8, 2014, the internet connection that serves RoboBraille was upgraded to a new fiber-based network, effectively increasing the upload and download speeds by a factor of at least four.

  • Photo: Mike Goldrick of the National College of Ireland presents RoboBraille as a learning technology
    10-07-2014

    Paris, July 9, 2014: Based on a paper entitled "The Use of Ass

  • Proud 3rd place winner with the headmaster
    23-05-2014

    In order to be valuing and promoting positive experience gained in running schools education projects financed by EU programs in education and training, the Ministry of Education of Romania  launched the eighth edition of the National Competition

  • Mr Vasil Dolapchiev, President of Union of the Blind in Bulgaria, and Ms Pepa Dimova, Manager of rehabilitation centre in Sliven, participated in the launch event.
    04-04-2014

    An international conference on visual impairment, hosted by the National Rehabilitation Centre for the Blind in Plovdiv, was used as the venue for the launch of RoboBraille on April 4, 2014.

  • Extensive press coverage at Romania RoboBraille launch event in Cluj-Napoca
    02-04-2014

    The High-School for the Blind in Cluj-Napoca formed the scene for the successful launch of RoboBraille in Romania on April 2, 2014.