Audible Unveils New ‘Clips’ Feature to Share Audiobook Excerpts with Friends

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Anyone who has seen this clip of President Barack Obama knows that even spoken literature has the power to be a meme.

How many sharable moments does Beloved have? Probably not many, but Audible has announced a new functionality called Clips that will allow users to share audiobook excerpts with friends via texts and social media.

The Amazon-owned company that sells and produces audiobooks will allow users to share up to 45 seconds of audio in a move to make audiobook listening more social. Let’s just hope there’s no James Franco narration of Fifty Shades of Grey announced any time soon.

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