Podcast app

Castro 3 Versus Overcast: Which Podcast App Is Better?

Most of us listen to a podcast or two, three or ten. Podcasts can be in video or audio form. When you have a good queue of podcasts lined up, you have entertainment for hours and they always provide useful news, interesting stories, or just fun chat with friends. I’ve been listening to podcasts for […]

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Castro podcast app adds most requested features

With the growing popularity of podcasts, Castro has been one of the best third-party podcast players out there. In version 2, Castro changed the way users manage their unread episodes with their podcast triage system. While it’s a great update and includes some great design touches, it lacked some key listening features. With version 3, […]

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Overcast is the best podcast app [Cult of Mac’s Essential iOS Apps #9]

Podcasts are a great way to stay informed and entertained, or just to pass the time. The number of podcasts is booming, and if you listen well, you can hear even more. With the Overcast podcast app for iOS, you get a great podcast listening experience along with time-saving features. What is Couvert? Overcast is […]

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Public radio group acquires Pocket Casts podcast app – TechCrunch

NPR, WNYC Studios, WBEZ Chicago and This American Life announced today that they have acquired Pocket castsa podcast app created by Australian developer Shifty Jelly. It might seem like a lot of owners for a single app, but the idea is to run Pocket Casts as a joint venture. And while former iHeartRadio executive Owen […]

Podcast app

NPR and public radio group buy popular Pocket Casts podcast app

NPR, This American life, WNYC Studios and WBEZ Chicago have teamed up to purchase Pocket Casts, a cross-platform podcast app. Public radio stations hope to improve the podcast discovery experience, help creators find new audiences, and improve producer knowledge. The Pocket Casts Discovery section currently highlights featured, trending, and popular shows. The app also includes […]