NOVEMBER 2009 - New Product Launch - Talking Photo Albums We are proud to present our brand new Talking Photo Album with it's unique SD Card Memory. The Album has 20 pages and a total recording time of 200 minutes.
Voice recordings are stored on the removeable SD Card. This unique feature will allow you to save and transfer your recordings from your Album to your PC. You can also pre-record each page with audio by loading the SD Card with sound files from your PC.Read more>
SEPTEMBER 2009 - New Product Launch - Phonics Software Our new Phonics CD Software is ideal for all children and adults who are learning to read or find reading difficult. It is also ideal for those with English as an additional language.
Learn letters and the sounds they represent by building different words. This interactive software supports children by showing videos of a moving mouth enunciating and blending sounds. Children can build words and hear and watch a mouth blending the words.
Our software can also be used to support synthetic phonics programmes such asLetters and Soundsand phonic resources such as Sonic Phonics.Read more>
AUGUST 2009 - New Product Launch - Sonic Phonics Sonic Phonics is a set of 51 electronic Sound Buttons that play individual letter and digraph sounds. Sonic Phonics is all about making phonics fun! Children can use the Sound Buttons to learn how to pronounce letter sounds correctly and build and read simple words.
One of the inspirations for Sonic Phonics was thereportby Sir Jim Rose in 2006. Quote:“Phonic work for young children should be multi-sensory in order to capture their interest, sustain motivation, and reinforce learning in imaginative and exciting ways”
Sonic Phonics has been designed for all children and adults who are learning to read or find reading difficult. It is also ideal for those with English as an additional language.Read more>
APRIL 2009 - New Product Launch - Talking Golf Holes Talking Golf Holes - An exciting new concept that incorporates a brand logo and an audible brand message for golf hole advertising.
A new client, (Steve Howlett from Golf Hole Promotions Ltd - pictured opposite), approached us last year with this great new idea. Over the past 6 months we have helped him to make his dream a reality by assisting with Product Design, Patent Applications, Prototyping and Production.
The product is aimed at the Corporate and Charitable Golf Event markets with an aim to deliver maximum return on investment for sponsors.
AUGUST 2008 - New Product Launch - Digital Audio Player/Recorder A Digital Audio Player and Voice Recorder for a variety of applications. You can record and store voice messages, music or any sound effects. It has a built-in Microphone and a built-in Speaker and a USB port to enable you to upload or download files to and from your PC. The 512MB of memory provides over 13 hours of voice recording or over 9 hours of MP3 playback!
FEBRUARY 2008 - New Product Launch - Talking Promotional Pens New Promotional Talking Pens. Choose any voice message or sound effect up to 20 seconds long. The sound is activated by simply pressing the top of the Pen. You can send us a sound file that you have created yourself or we can produce one especially for you. The perfect Promotional Gift!
DECEMBER 2007 - New Product Launch - iMemo iMemo is a multi-message voice recorder that can be used for a wide variety of applications. With a total recording time of 2 minutes and the ability to record multiple individual messages, this new product has huge potential.
There is no restriction on the combination of multiple messages, for example you could record 24 separate 5 second messages. You can Play, Skip or Erase individual messages as required and messages can be re-recorded as many times as you wish. iMemo also includes a built-in Super Bright Twin-LED torch.
OCTOBER 2007 - Launch of the Intelligent 'Talking' First Aid Kit Ask yourself the question… if you were the first on the scene of an accident, would you know what to do in those precious minutes before professional help arrives?
Talking Products Ltd is proud to announce the UK launch of a revolutionaryIntelligent ‘Talking’ First Aid Kit. This unique kit is packed with supplies, visual instructions and for the first time, audio instructions that will talk you through the process of administrating first aid care in an emergency situation.
APRIL 2007 - Launch of www.TalkingPhotos.co.uk Introducing a new dimension to the digital image and personalized photo gifts Industry, Talking Products Ltd has launched TalkingPhotos.co.uk, web site where consumers can combine their own digital photographs with a personal voice message, to create physical talking photo cards, on-line, in just a few easy steps. The patented end-to-end system is fun and easy to use. Visitors to the site begin by selecting a coloured template for their card and then uploading an image. There is an option to include a written message and then visitors are then taken to a screen, which allows them to record a voice message via telephone.
SEPTEMBER 2006 - New Red Talking Tins A new product is added to the Talking Tins range. The new Red Talking Tin has a 30 second recording time which offers many new possibilities for use.
MAY 2006 - New Sound Chips for Promotional Products We now have the ability to service any size of enquiry for Sound Chips. Small enquiries have always caused a problem in the past, but now production for quantities from 1 to 2,000pcs can now be handled in-house here in the UK. This enables us to offer fast turn around times and cost effective pricing. Quantities of 2,000pcs upwards are still produced at our factory in the Far East.
OCTOBER 2005 - SILVER MEDAL British Invention Show Our Talking Labels were awarded a Silver Medal at the prestigious British Invention Show held at Alexandra Palace in London. The award was presented by Professor Andrew Self, President of the British Invention Society and Trevor Baylis the famous inventor of the Clockwork Radio, both of which recognized the full potential for this valuable new concept.
APRIL 2005 - Talking Labels designed for Medication Our new Talking Label concept was launched into the market in 2005. A simple and effective solution to provide audible guidance in identifying and taking medications. Talking Labels attach to standard packaging and allow you to record and store a voice message, which can then be played back at any time with the push of a button. This new concept offers a solution to eliminate the risk of any possible confusion with medication by helping Patients to understand and follow important instructions.
MAY 2004 - Communication Award - Innovention Show Our Talking Tins won the Communication Award at the annual Innovention Show held at the Intech Centre in Winchester. The Award was presented by David Nicholas MBE and the show was organized by the South Hampshire Enterprise Agency, (SHEA) and Business Link Wessex.
JULY 2003 - Celebrity Voices Ltd join the BRS Group Celebrity Voices Ltd provide voice-over services for a wide range of applications including mobile phone content, satellite navigation devices, entertainment systems and Celebrity Voice Greeting Cards. Stuart Smith, who is one of the UK's top impressionists and MD of the company, has a background of performing to the highest standards on both Television and Radio. Stuart is also a stand up comedian, so writing funny scripts is second nature. Stuart's voices are used all over Europe and are proving a massive success in a variety of media's.
NOVEMBER 2002 - DTI Innovation SMART Award Our Talking Tins concept won a prestigious DTI Innovation SMART Award. This extra funding helped us to carry out a detailed Feasibility Study, initial Market Research and enabled us to carry out important focus groups with the Visually Impaired.