River Past Talkative converts text to spoken words or audio files. Easy to use and fast encoding. Read text to you, or encoder to MP3, WMA, WAV, or audio-only AVI format.
Users can choose voice, speaking speed, volume, codec, sample rate, channel, and/or bitrate settings. Extremely fast and reliable. Useful for proofreading your own writing, or use it to listen to news, emails, articles and web pages.
It uses a text editor interface so it is easy to learn and understand. It supports plain text and RTF files as input, or copy the text from the clipboard.