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Nishimotz pycon2011aug-v3

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Nishimotz pycon2011aug-v3

  1. 1. Japanese L18N of NVDA:Non-Visual Desktop Access 2011-08-27 PyCon JP Takuya NISHIMOTO @nishimotz 西本卓也 @24motz #nvdajp (NVDA Japanese community) #nvdahiro (NVDA Hiroshima) 1
  2. 2. Who I am... お前、誰よ Takuya NISHIMOTO (nishimotz.com) Assistant professor (until Mar 2011)  Kyoto Institute of Technology / The University of Tokyo  Ph.D. (Waseda University)  spoken dialog software: Galatea Toolkit  accessibility for visually impaired Olarbee Japan (olarbee.com) (since Apr 2011)  consultant, developer, researcher..  Facebook: visit and press Like! (いいね!) NVDAユーザ会広島  2011-10-01 OSC広島 2
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  8. 8. Japanese IME + key-echo Roman characters system for input  2 or 3 strokes for 1 syllable of character(s)  k a = か / s h a = しゃ Specialized key-echo is given  k (k) a (ka) / s (s) h (h) a (sha) Auditory interface is important  同音異義語 homophones: air / heir  in Kanji characters: SEIKAKU せいかく  性格?正確?  性格 (personality) 性質 のセイ(nature) 格言 のカク(proverb)  正確 (precise) 正しい のセイ(correct) 確か のカク(certain) 8
  9. 9. Screen Reader NVDA PC operation without pointing device  Input: keyboard / Output: Text-to-Speech, braille display NVDA : Non-Visual Desktop Access  Python / C++ / scons / bazaar / Trac  Windows XP or later (32bit/64bit)  USB portable / installer  GNU General Public License (Version 2)  supporting more than 20 languages  worth 1000 dollars(?) Japanese TTS based on Open JTalk, MMDAgent  Reusability: Tweet it Loud! by id:atsuoishimoto 9
  10. 10. NVDA Communities nvda-project.org  NPO (NVAccess inc.): grant, donation  Translations: messages, documents (including Japanese) NVDA Japanese localization project  http://sourceforge.jp/projects/nvdajp/  IME / Text-to-speech / braille display  domestic applications  Bazaar / launchpad.net  Twitter: #nvdajp @nvdajp Regional / Special-Interested Groups  NVDA-Hiroshima #nvdahiro  NVDAJP friends: support for employment, etc. 10

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