Just too much fun: $26 Speech synthesis (SpeakJet)

How has it taken me so long to get around to this on??!!

The Sparkfun supplied "SpeakJet" interfaces with an Ardunio incredibly simply, and once you're up and running, the possibilities are vast.

Details at....

http://www.arunet.co.uk/tkboyd/ec/ec1speak.htm

I'd argue that this might be more fun...

http://code.google.com/p/tinkerit/wiki/Cantarino

;)

Cantarino

Indeed, but I can’t get it to do what I want >:E

from the picture on sparkfun it looks like someone rubbed out original IC markings and printed new ones on, my guess is that it is just a custom programmed uC

It looks like someone rubbed out original IC markings... my guess is that it is just a custom programmed uC

So what if it is a custom programmed uC? I would drop the word "just"... the programming is superb.