Rediscover News with this App that Reads It to You

A few weeks ago, I was really sick. Not only did I have the flu, but a few days later, I got a massive cold. I got hit with the works—sore throat, completely stuffed-up nose, ears, and head, a cough, a fever. I was miserable. I didn’t want to eat or drink. I didn’t want to watch TV. So I asked my boyfriend to read to me.

And in that moment, I realized that having someone read to you is fantastic. It’s a lost art. I felt spoiled. And I wanted more.

Umano lets you listen to news articles.

Umano lets you listen to news articles.

Luckily, there are apps that let you listen to podcasts and apps that let you listen to books. Now, there’s also Umano, which lets you listen to news articles as well.

Available for both iPhone and Android, Umano is free to its users.

  • Choose from a wide selection of news, stories, and ideas to discover
  • Receive article recommendations based on your listening history
  • Build playlists and download articles for offline listening
  • Share and comment on the content you enjoy

You can also become a narrator or submit articles you think would be interesting for them to add to their listening library.

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