by Donald Hood
Published Mon, Jun 19th 2017, 16:27 | Education
(1888 PressRelease) Ghotit is happy to announce the release of Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app for Windows 10S.
Microsoft Windows 10S is essentially Microsoft's answer to Chrome OS, to simplify Windows for low-end hardware and in particular, the education market. In order for an app to run on Microsoft Windows 10S it needs to be specially packaged and listed in the Windows Store.
Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app is an out of the box comprehensive Reading and Writing assistance solution for people with dyslexia and/or dysgraphia.
The new Real Writer and Reader version comes to address numerous user inputs from home users, students and private/public organizations. In addition, the new version took into account networking and data privacy requirements from system administrators and IT executives providing the Ghotit services.
Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app NEW Features include:
1. No Internet connection needed
2. New and advanced reading capabilities
3. New and advanced editing capabilities
No Internet connection needed:
Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app permanent licenses don't require an Internet connection; this allows users to access Ghotit in schools or workplaces where the Internet connection is limited or where Internet use is forbidden. In addition, users can now use Ghotit in places (e.g. airplanes) that they have no access to the Internet.
New and advanced reading capabilities:
Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app implemented a technology called Screenshot Reader. Screenshot Reader allows its users to read out any text displayed on the user computer screen. With this new capability, users will be able to read any text even if the text cannot be selected and copied. This includes text from a selected image.
New and advanced editing capabilities:
Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app allows users to copy any text to the Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app editor for direct editing. In other words, a user can copy any text presented on the screen and copy it to Ghotit; this is possible even if the text concerned could not be selected or copied: i.e. since the text is copy protected or an image with text.
Overall Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app capabilities:
• Quick-Spell Word-Prediction with instant correction for creative/phonetic writers
• Context-sensitive and phonetic spell checker
• Advanced grammar and punctuation corrector
• Proofreader - Reader that can read out any document with dual highlighting
• Speak as you write (speech feedback)
• Integrated dictionary
• Reading assistance with dual highlighting
• Screenshot Reader to read aloud any text on the screen
• Topics (Word-Banks) for Word-Prediction
• Integration with all text editing applications
• Standalone Editor
• US, UK, Canadian, Australian, New Zealand and South African dictionaries
Dr. Robert Iakobashvili, Ghotit founder and CTO, stated "Microsoft Windows 10S focus on security, safety and privacy of educational software comes aligned with Ghotit Real Writer & Reader app implementation - all to benefit children and adults with learning disabilities getting the best reading, writing and text correction support from Ghotit app designed in line with principles of UDL (Universal Design for Learning) and providing Absolute Privacy for its users."
Ofer Chermesh, one of Ghotit's founders says that Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app new features were developed in order further assist people that struggle with reading disabilities and to allow people with dyslexia and dysgraphia to use Ghotit reading and writing solution anywhere - even in places where the user is not allowed /able to connect to the Internet.
Additional information about Ghotit Real Writer and Reader app can be found at http://www.ghotit.com