Some have said the biggest obstacle to a mass-market succes of RSS is RSS. The name at least. Fortunately there are developers out there that understand RSS needs to be very user-friendly. And therefore they have come up with a new type of user-interface. It makes sense to do things like this, let's see how it works out.
"Ageet’s Gene TrialTypeA software aims to pull in non-geek users by offering an interface that allows you to drag-and-drop feed links into it, upon which the mouselike creature called Gene (pictured right) will obligingly eat them and read you the headlines via speech bubbles or aloud."