Release Notes 2018.6.26.1634

What’s new

  • Improved velocity and language performance
  • General improvement of languages and intonations

Improvements:

  • Improved text and language detection
  • Improved language performance on various locales

Fixes

  • Fixed bug with incorrect text detection of unsupported locales

  • Fixed authentication bug. Rarely users could face a bug during authentication process. This was connected with the error on server replace function. Now this bug is fixed.

Release Notes 2018.6.25.1601

What’s new

Improved languages’ response and general performance

Improvements:

  • Improved languages and intonations.
  • Improved listening experience for various languages and systems with different language configurations.

Fixes

  • Fixed bug with incorrect interpretation of different languages names.
  • Now Intelligent Speaker automatically configures the language of the browser and system, regardless the letter code or naming.

Release Notes 2018.6.21.1915

Whats new

General improvements in functionality and performance

Improvements:

  • Improved languages and intonations.
  • Improved listening experience for Portuguese language.

Fixes

  • Fixed bug with Portuguese language.
  • Now users from Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Gunea-Bissau, Cape Verde, Sao Tome E Principe will not face any problems with listening to the content in Portuguese language.

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Release Notes 2018.6.7.1214

Whats new

Speed range extended for better accessibility.

Improvements:

  • Improved error and bug report which let the development team react to error reports fast and fix bugs effectively.
  • New speed range lets information over the internet become more accessible to people who experience difficulties with seeing and reading web content.

Fixes

  • Fixed text detection for www.habr.com
  • Fixed bug with looped animation when unauthorized user adds a link to the feed

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