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.