Earl: An App Providing Access to Over 300 Newspapers Through Speech
IN this podcast, Bill introduces us to Earl, a new app for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. He demonstrates how you can have Earl read to you from nearly 300 newspapers worldwide by tapping the screen of your device and speaking a few commands, without having to use the screen or VoiceOver gestures beyond double tapping.
Earl is available for $0.99 in the App Store. In aidition to purchasing the app, users must make an in-app purchase to subscribe to this service. There are both a monthly charge of $9.99 or an anual fee of $99.99 option for subscribing.