Clemmons, NC (PRWEB) November 23, 2010
Because of its ability to empower PC users to export almost any text into natural-sounding speech, Text to Speech software program TextAloud from NextUp.com (http://www.nextup.com) is a popular resource for mobile technology users -- and it's now giving away one of the most popular digital mobile devices on the market! NextUp.com is celebrating its latest update of TextAloud 3 with a prize drawing for newsletter subscribers and Facebook fans: a coveted iPod touch (R)!
"TextAloud has always been popular with users of mobile devices, enabling them to listen to their text anywhere, from the gym to the freeway, and beyond," comments NextUp President Rick Ellis. "With the release of TextAloud 3, it's easier than ever for Windows PC users to create audio files for listening on their iPods. The iPod Touch (R) is therefore the perfect giveaway, as one of the most popular mobile digital devices available today, and will be a great way for one lucky prize winner to take their reading on the go."
Entering the prize drawing is easy: Users simply need to note their favorite features of the new release of TextAloud 3 in a brief e-mail, and join the TextAloud 3 newsletter mailing list by e-mailing "newsletterdrawing[at]NextUp.com." Facebook users can also enter by becoming a fan of (or "liking") TextAloud 3's official Facebook Page and noting their favorite features via Facebook post, at http://www.Facebook.com/TextAloud. Please note that only one entry per Facebook fan or newsletter subscriber will be accepted, equaling a maximum of two chances for entry. The contest is available for entry now, and will run through December 31, 2010.
About TextAloud 3:
With a completely new interface including more personalization options than ever before, TextAloud 3 is the latest update to TextAloud, the highly useful PC program for students, scientists, writers, business people, students and people from all walks of life. TextAloud enables anyone to experience their reading by listening, and has been featured in The New York Times, PC Magazine, Writer's Digest, on CNN, and more.
Hailed by critics and users alike, TextAloud is priced from $29.95. System requirements include almost any version of Windows (R) (from 98 to Me, NT, 2000, XP or Vista), as well as a minimum of 64 MB of RAM, 10 MB of disk space, and a sound card. TextAloud can even be listened to on TV, using TiVo's (R) Home Media Option, and works seamlessly with iTunes (R), for easy synchronizing with iPod (R), iPhone (R), or other iTunes (R)-compatible portable audio players. Best of all, unlike prohibitively priced gadgets or eReaders, TextAloud doesn't require special hardware of any kind. Become a fan at http://www.Facebook.com/TextAloud, or try the program today, via a fast, safe and secure preview and purchase at http://www.NextUp.com.
NextUp.com also offers TextAloud with optional Premium Voices from Nuance RealSpeak (TM), AT&T Natural Voices (TM), Acapela (R) and Cepstral (R) for the most natural-sounding computer speech anywhere. Available languages include U.S. English, U.K. English, Indian-Accent English, Scottish-Accent English, Arabic, Basque, Catalan, Cantonese Chinese, Mandarin Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Belgian Dutch, Faroese, Finnish, French, Canadian French, German, Greek, Hindi, Icelandic, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, European Portuguese, Russian, Castilian (European) Spanish, Latin American Spanish, Mexican Spanish, Swedish, Taiwanese, and Turkish.
NextUp.com, a division of NextUp Technologies, LLC, provides award-winning Text to Speech software for consumers, professionals, businesses, educators, and those with visual or vocal impairment, or learning disabilities.
In addition to TextAloud, NextUp.com markets other innovative Windows (R) software designed to save time and deliver vital information. NextUp Talker is an easy and affordable program that enables people who have lost their voices to use the latest in high-quality computer voices to communicate aloud with others.
Evaluation copies of TextAloud are available for the media upon request. For more information on NextUp.com or TextAloud, or for a rich assortment of case studies involving users ranging from firefighters and lawyers, to writers, editors, teachers, actors, students, entrepreneurs, doctors, truck drivers, musicians, and more, please contact publicist Angela Mitchell at (904) 982-8043.
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