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The best podcast app on iOS gets a major overhaul, leaving Apple’s app in the dust

Popular podcast app Overcast has been updated for iOS, bringing the first steps of a home screen redesign, along with custom playlists, choices for different playback colors, ways to filter podcasts in three ways, and more. Created by a developer, writer and podcaster Marco Armament, it’s the go-to podcast app for many who haven’t been […]

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Overcast podcast app for iOS gets a major update with a design overhaul, new features, and more.

covered, the popular podcast player from developer Marco Arment, received a major new update today with a design overhaul and new features. Arment describes this as “part one” of the Overcast redesign he’s been working on, this time focusing on the home screen, playlist screen, typography and spacing. . You will see the new design […]

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CrowdUltra’s podcast app named one of the top five podcast companies

Sacramento, Calif., March 24, 2022 — (PR.com) — CrowdUltra has been nominated as one of the top five podcast companies in the Quill Podcast Awards. They are joined by other industry leaders including Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Podbean and Libsyn. The Quill Podcast Awards recognize the best companies and podcasters each year for their innovation, impact […]

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PRX announces a podcast distribution partnership with Sensical. | Daily News Podcast

Public media organization PRX has formed a podcast distribution partnership with Sensical, the producer of short, age-appropriate content, including video and audio, for children ages 2-10. Launched in June 2021 by Common Sense Networks, Sensical launched its podcast slate in December across all platforms and OTT devices as part of its goal to expand the […]

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Krafton Leads Funding for Indian Podcast App Kuku FM – Here’s Why

In a sign of the growing popularity of internet audio platforms in India, vernacular podcasting app Kuku FM has raised $19.5 million in Series B funding led by South Korean gaming giant Krafton. So far, KuKu has managed to raise $25 in funding. Kuku FM, which claims to have 6 million paying active users, said […]

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Vince Vaughn, Greg Olsen and Ryan Kalil launch podcast company – Sportico.com

Vince Vaughn has teamed up with former Carolina Panthers duo Ryan Kalil and Greg Olsen to launch a podcast network and production company, Deadline reports. The trio launched Audiorama, backed by Powerhouse Capital, which has previously invested in companies such as Wondery and Athleticism. It will be led by Mikey Fowler, previously director of audio […]

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Apple’s podcast app is getting worse and I’ll never stop using it

Apple’s terrible podcast app finally taught me a lesson about myself, and I don’t like it. If I was ever mad at the app before, I’m completely pissed about it now, because of all that unwanted introspection. Before revealing the substance of what I reluctantly learned, let me recap the drama surrounding this baffling app. […]

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Dave Chappelle invests in podcast company Luminary amid executive shuffle

Dave Chappelle’s Pilot Boy Productions invests in subscription podcast platform Luminary behind his podcast The Midnight Miracle amid an executive reshuffle that will see Rishi Malhotra take over as CEO of Luminary. Malhotra will succeed Simon Sutton, the former HBO chairman who served as Luminary’s CEO since 2019. Sutton had informed Luminary’s board of directors […]