December 8, 2022
Bit Maki Software Announces Textcast

Bit Maki Software Announces Textcast

Posted December 22, 2008 at 12:00pm by iClarified · 4404 views
Bit Maki Software has announced immediate availability of Textcast, exclusively for Mac OS X Leopard. Textcast turns any text - documents, web pages, or entire blog feeds - into personal podcasts for your iPod or iPhone.

Textcast uses Mac OS X Leopard's ultra-high quality voice, Alex, to create podcasts from any text file. Simply add a news feed or copy a text file to the application, and Textcast will automatically create spoken-word audio files and send them to iTunes for upload on your iPod or iPhone. Whether you have a dual-core iMac or an eight-way Mac Pro, Textcast uses the processing power to convert text into speech much faster than real-time reading.

Textcast features:
* Rapid conversion of text to spoken-word audio files
* iTunes syncing
* Easy subscription to and conversion of news feeds
* Ability to import text from Safari
* Ability to import text or drag-and-drop feeds from NetNewsWire
* Ability to convert any text, including e-mail
* Customizable voices, with a default of Mac OS X Leopard's newest voice, Alex

Pricing and availability:
Textcast is immediately available for download and purchase for $25 (USD). The full, unrestricted application may be used for seven consecutive or non-consecutive days before registering. To learn more and download a free demo, visit their website.

Read More

Bit Maki Software Announces Textcast
Add Comment
Would you like to be notified when someone replies or adds a new comment?
Yes (All Threads)
Yes (This Thread Only)
No
iClarified Icon
Notifications
Would you like to be notified when we post a new Apple news article or tutorial?
Yes
No
You must login or register to add a comment...
mark
mark - December 22, 2008 at 4:19pm
and it installed crap on my browser tool bar when it synced with Safari this shouldn't even be a beta release
mark
mark - December 22, 2008 at 3:28pm
glad i didnt pay money the app just crashes dont waste your time or money
Chris
Chris - December 22, 2008 at 1:36pm
The first software i would actually like to use that is only for a Mac, Time to boot up the VMware system i think
Recent. Read the latest Apple News.
RECENT
Tutorials. Help is here.
TUTORIALS
How to Create a Bootable macOS Ventura USB Installer [Video]
How to Fix 'No Matching Host Key Type Found' on Mac
Where to Download macOS Ventura
AppleTV Firmware Download Locations
Where To Download iPhone Firmware Files From
Deals. Save on Apple devices and accessories.
DEALS