People with a visual impairment
People who are dyslexic
People who want to read e-books while they do something else
All of these people - and more!
Kindle for iPad
The voice can respond to punctuation.
It is not possible for the synthetic voice to achieve human intonation patterns
The voice can pause in appropriate places in the text
Robotic voices are particularly useful when the reading speed is very slow.
Robotic voices are particularly useful when the reading speed is very fast.