Announces Acquisition of IVONA Software

Jan 24, 2013, Inc. announced that it has acquired text-to-speech technology company IVONA Software. IVONA delivers the technologies that power the "Text-to-Speech," "Voice Guide" and "Explore by Touch" features on Kindle Fire tablets. Additionally, IVONA delivers text-to-speech products and services for thousands of developers, businesses and customers around the world.

IVONA offers voice and language portfolios with 44 voices in 17 languages and more in development.