Apple has introduced a nice feature in its latest iPhone 4S, the Siri, it works as your personal assistance and follow your voice instructions, like it can search for you, it can find and make calls to your friends, it can play music and lots more with just your voice.
Siri has lots of limitations and the biggest thing is that it only works with iPhone 4S, if you are using any other iOS device then it wont work. But here is an app which can read load your mails, Facebook chat conversations, your Tweets, text messages and lots more.
DriveSafe.ly is a free app designed for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and BlackBerry, very soon Android and Windows Phone users will be able to use it too.
Once you download and install this app on your phone you have to activate it by making your account, then you can add your social networking account to it, all you need to do is provide your username and password to link it.
Once you are done with setting exist the app and it will run in background and sends you voice notifications whenever any new mail or message. You wont even need to touch your phone.
One of the main feature is that it supports shorthand message like brb for Be Right Back and so on.
This app is free of cost but is you need more feature like iSpeech voice recognition of spoken messages through dictation, speech recognition playback with iSpeech text to speech for preview, Up to 500 words read per message, human text to speech voices available in lots of other language, then go for Pro version.
- Reads your text messages and emails out loud in real time
- Hands Free – No need to touch the phone while driving
- One-touch activation – no complicated setup
- Bluetooth and radio transmitter compatible
- Reads text message shorthand (lol, brb)
- Optional customizable auto-responder