• Pocket read-it-later app updated with one-tap listening, fresh design

    9 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Pocket has been a long-time favorite app to save articles, websites, videos, and more to check out later. The service now competes with built-in features like Apple's Reading List, and today Pocket is getting a major update with a focus on one-tap listening and a fresh coat of paint.
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  • Pocket taps Amazon Polly to let you listen to articles just like podcasts

    Pocket taps Amazon Polly to let you listen to articles just like podcasts

    9 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Pocket is rolling out a handful of updates today, as the Mozilla-owned app reminds users that it's more than a simple read-it-later service. Indeed, Pocket is probably better known as a service that lets you bookmark articles from your phone or desktop to read offline at your convenience. But the company rebranded from Read it Later way back...
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  • Pocket v7.0 Introduces New Design & ‘Listen' Feature

    Pocket v7.0 Introduces New Design & ‘Listen' Feature

    10 days ago - By Android Headlines

    In Short: Pocket has just been updated to a new version which adds one major new feature and redesigns the app a bit, to be more exact, Pocket v7.0 is now rolling out. These new features are now rolling out to Android, iOS, and web. The first major feature that the company added is the ability to listen to your content. That's right, Pocket will be able to present whatever you saved in an audio format, just in case you're unable to read it at the time, or something of the sort. All you have to do is open Pocket, and tap on the ‘Listen' icon in the top left corner. Now, the company has also...
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  • Pocket Updated With Text-to-Speech 'Listen' Feature, Turning Articles Into Podcasts

    Pocket Updated With Text-to-Speech 'Listen' Feature, Turning Articles Into Podcasts

    10 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Read-it-later app Pocket has announced a few new features coming to the iOS and Android versions of the app today, including a new text-to-speech ability and a new design.
    After updating to Pocket 7.0, users will be able to listen to text-based articles that they've saved in Pocket. With a new feature called "Listen," articles can be saved into Pocket from around the internet, opened in the app, and played in their entirety through text-to-speech. Pocket compares this to creating your own personally curated list of miniature podcasts, for when you don't have time to sit down and...
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