University of Rijeka

Sveučilište u Rijeci
Croatia (Hrvatska)

More information on practice

Ana Meštrović
Email: amestrovic@uniri.hr

Sanda Martinčić-Ipšić
Email:smarti@uniri.hr

Mihaela Matešić
Email: mihaela.matesic@uniri.hr

SyllAssist App - IT reading support for people with dyslexia

Short description

SyllAssist is a mobile application of the OmoReader and offers IT reading support for people with dyslexia with the help of the syllabic method. It was produced in collaboration with the UNIRI Department for Computer Science, the Department for Croatian Language and Literature from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, i.e. expertise in the field of linguistics and computer analysis of natural language as well as two companies – OmoLab komunikacije Ltd. and Locastic Ltd. The OmoReader application currently has more than 6,000 users and continues to develop.

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Academic discipline

Interdisciplinary