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What equipment and/or gadgets do I need to use PimpMyNews?

To use PimpMyNews, you’ll need a computer, an Internet browser and a high speed Internet connection. If you also want to listen on-the-go, you’ll need the iTunes client software and an iPod, iPhone or any other device that plays MP3 files (for other MP3 players, use your favorite podcatcher software instead of iTunes) 

How much does a PimpMyNews Membership it cost?

PimpMyNews is 100% FREE. (Yep, no charge at all!) 

What is a PimpMyNews Playlist?

When you sign up for a PimpMyNews membership you’ll be able to pick from thousands of trusted (and obscure) news and blog feeds to create your list of favorite feeds to listen to on a regular basis – we call this list your playlist.

Besides listen to text News & Blogs, what else can I do with PimpMyNews?

In addition to listening to your fav news and blogs, PimpMyNews lets you create personalized playlists and podcasts, and share and rate stories and blog posts and more! 

Can I personalize PimpMyNews?

Absolutely! PimpMyNews is all about personalization. It’s like having your very own talking newspaper that covers only the topics YOU care about. You can choose from thousands of trusted (and obscure) news and blog feeds to create your personalized playlist that you’ll listen to on a regular basis. If you don’t see a news or blog publisher you like in our Categories , shoot us an email at and we’ll do our best to add it ASAP. 

How does PimpMyNews convert my text news and blogs to audio?

PimpMyNews uses proprietary software and the latest Text-to-Speech technology to automatically convert your favorite text news and blogs to near-human sounding audio in real time (it’s more complicated than that, but that’s the basic idea 😉 

What personal info do you collect and how do you use it?

The information we collect is used to give you a personalized news & blog experience with PimpMyNews. For more details, check out the PimpMyNews privacy policy

If I don’t like it can I cancel?

If you’re not 100% satisfied with PimpMyNews, you can cancel at anytime, of course. If you’re considering canceling, we would appreciate it if you could let us know why so we can try to resolve your issue first. Since there’s no risk, why not Sign Up and get started?