News Anchor 2 is launched today along with the opening of the Mac App Store. With News Anchor you can now listen to your favorite blogs and news sites and simply sit back, relax, and enjoy as the virtual newscaster reads you the news.
The user interface have been completely revamped with a fresh selection of news casters, changeable backgrounds, and full screen mode. News Anchor now also has a modality window mode that you can use to watch the news while continuing with other tasks with your computer.
Among the new features are podcast export and individual channel settings. With podcast export you can now listen to your reading lists from your iPod or most other music players. You can also individually assign different voices to each channels in News Anchor, useful if you want to listen to non-english channels and you have the appropriate voice installed.
News Anchor – World News, Your Way. Download News Anchor today from the Mac App Store. News Anchor requires Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6.6) or better.