SpokenLayer is a new iTunes app that allows users to hear published content via speech synthesis or human narration. According to their site, "SpokenLayer lets you read with your ears. Choose up-to-the-minute articles from an ever expanding catalog including the best of the web. The Associated Press, TechCrunch, The Atlantic, Engadget and more read just for you, anywhere you are." SpokenLayer offers professional voice talent and encourages authors to record their own work.
Source: AT Coalition