This professional text to speech application is designed to assist in listening to text. Verbose can be used to read aloud any text. Verbose can also save your text documents or emails to mp3 or wav for you to store them on your Pocket PC or MP3 player, such as an iPod, so you can listen to them on your way home. Features: Reads text using text to speech technology. Ability to save the speech as compressed mp3 files (eg. to listen to the recording on your ipod). Ability to save as wav file and burn to CD/DVD with a direct link to ExpressBurn. Read/Save all text or a selection of text. System wide hot keys can be selected so you can read the text from within any program. Works within Firefox, Word, Thunderbird and almost all other text based programs. You can install new voices if you don t like the default ones (any SAPI 4 or SAPI 5 voices can be used). Intuitive and user friendly to make it as easy as possible to listen to text.