KNFB Reader Sale – $59.99 until July 10, 2018.
The KNFB Reader app is one of those staple apps for individuals with low vision or blindness and for some individuals with a learning disability. Its efficient and accurate scanning tool (however dependent on a good mobile device camera) offers single page OCR recognition with immediate text to speech and batch scanning to manage multiple pages. You can save files, import files and images for conversion to text for use with text to speech and corrects the orientation when scanning to read the text. Available across platforms for iOS, Android and most recently Windows for smartphones or tablets, KNFB Reader app provides instant access to print in any situation.
New features to the KNFB Reader 3.0 app includes text to Braille and management of PDF and ePub documents. Developed by Sensotec nv, this tool has been around for a long time with continual innovation of portable access to print for individuals with disabilities.
Regularly priced at $99.99 (yes, expensive but worth it), the KNFB Reader app is on sale for $59.99 until July 10th. If this is not in your arsenal of apps and you work with individuals with print disabilities, you may want to spring for this while it is on sale. Although it goes on sale a couple of times per year, this is about as low cost as it gets.