Podcast app

Apple buys Scout FM podcast app amid heightened competition from Spotify

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and can earn commission as an Amazon Associate and Affiliate Partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple this year bought Scout FM, a startup that used artificial intelligence to organize and deliver podcasts to users, according to a new report. Quoting sources […]

Podcast app

Kuaishou Launches Podcast App Piting Closed Beta

With the growing popularity of podcasting over the past decade, the Kuaishou short video platform is entering the field with a new podcast app. According to Chinese media outlet Tech Planet, an app developed by the Kuaishou team called Piting (literally, kayaking) is currently in secret beta testing. Leaked images show the app’s interface resembles […]