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Had a similar idea once upon a time to auto narrate any article using text-to-speech. Got about as far as you did it sounds like. Having human narration seems so plausible if you approached gig style. Between-work actors could read for you instead of driving for Lyft.

Exactly! How long do you think it'll take for TTS AI to catch up and be indistinguishable from human tone and voice?

Yeah, would be great to turn this into "next million jobs", where anyone can go and narrate content.

I'm still figuring out what community to target. Where people would love to listen to that kind of content. What do you think?

Our intended market was business/enterprise users wanting listen to briefs, articles, etc. like on their morning commute.

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