Olearia DAISY playback software
Olearia is a free open source Macintosh based DAISY playback software under development at Curtin University Centre for Accessible Technology. When completed Olearia will offer the following features:
- Playback of DAISY 2.02, DAISY/NISO 2002 and DAISY/NISO 2005 books
- Playback of text only DAISY digital talking books. (Bookshare and NIMAS)
- Support for skippable content. (Notes and sidebars)
- Support for MacOS X features such as VoiceOver, braille displays and Spotlight.
The beta source code for Olearia can be downloaded from Google Code. Olearia requires the latest Xcode version with the iPhone extensions. Olearia is designed to run under MacOS 10.5 or better only.
Text is available under the terms of the DAISY Consortium Intellectual Property Policy, Licensing, and Working Group Process.