Thorium 1.8.0 New Improvements For Accessibility
Thorium Reader is the free desktop EPUB reader published by EDRLab. Version 1.8.0, recently launched, includes new features, improvements and bug fixes, notably the following accessibility features:
- Full DAISY format 2.02 support in addition to the previously supported DAISY 3.
- “where am I?”: blind users can get detailed headings trails indicating where they are in a textual publication.
- Better keyboard focus management with screen readers.
- Screen reader notifications when adding or removing bookmarks.
- Better handling of MathML synthetic speech, both with and without screen reader.
For further information and a full list of updates visit the EDRLab information page.