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NextUp.com Releases NewsAloud

This is an interesting product, not because it is a text to MP3 convertor (of which there are plenty), but because the new version of the software is using RSS to retrieve news stories. Version 1.0 of its NewsAloud software that is designed to automatically retrieve news stories from a variety of news sites such as Yahoo News and Reuters, as well as from any RSS Feed….NewsAloud’s automatic audio file creation can also keep the 100 most recent stories available as MP3 or Windows Media files ready for playback on your iPod, PocketPC, or even on your TV with Tivo’s Home Media Option.