VOISEE COMMUNICATOR: An Android Mobile Application for Hearing-impaired and Blind Communications

Junar Arciete Landicho

Abstract


Voisee Communicator is an android type mobile messaging application designed and developed for the thorough communication between two disabled people most especially the hearing-impaired and blind people. With stable and smart Eclipse IDE and the availability of different built-in libraries in java especially the tts.speech.SpeechToText and tts.speech.RecognizerIntent has been taken advantage to create custom voice command functionalities.

Creating, replying, sending and forwarding messages are among the primary and fundamental features that this study has to offer. The researchers analyzed the results of the test survey and evaluation form and proved that the application is a user friendly, efficient and accurate in delivering messages to the recipient and has the important features that the users expected.

Keywords


hearing-impaired and blind; communication; mobile application; Text-to-Speech; Android

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International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies. ISSN: 1865-7923
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