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Podcast app aims to be the easiest way to listen to podcasts – TechCrunch

While we sometimes have the impression everyone has a podcast these days, the truth is, most Americans still don’t listen to podcasts on a regular basis. The Y Combinator-backed team behind The Podcast App plans to change that. And yes, that’s the real name of the app. Co-founder and CEO Martín Siniawski argued that most […]

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Comcast launches NPR Radio, podcast app on Xfinity X1

It’s radio on television, via the Internet: NPR lands on Comcast’s cable decoders. The cable giant is preparing to launch the NPR One app on its Xfinity X1 platform, providing access to National Public Radio’s library of news, talk and music programming on TV. Commercial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Comcast will join […]

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Wear Casts is the first standalone podcast app for Android Wear

One of the key features of Android Wear 2.0 is the introduction of standalone apps. This feature lets you bypass the need for your phone to send data to your smartwatch apps and instead allow Android Wear apps to run on their own. One such app is Wear Casts, a recently released Android Wear app […]

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Podcasted is a sleek Windows 10 podcast app with real potential

Podcasted is an attractive app with a unique layout compared to other podcast apps. It has access to a huge library of podcasts which you can easily play on a variety of Windows 10 devices. It also has a share button so you can easily send podcasts to your friends. The app is available for […]

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Homeless former Chinese Google employee raises $13 million on podcast app

Wang Xiaoyu literally bet the house on making his startup work, quitting a lucrative job at Google in late 2015 and selling his house to build a podcast app. Two years later, she still takes turns sleeping on a common bed in her Beijing office and has yet to take a day off. But his […]

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New podcast app lets users search for information in audio

Tired of browsing podcasts looking for a specific topic rather than an entire channel? A new podcast app has developed a way to solve this problem. CastBox allows users to search for specific keywords or phrases within the podcast itself rather than general podcast titles which may or may not relate to a particular topic. […]

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New podcast app lets users search for information in audio

When you type a word or phrase into an app’s search box, results are normally limited to podcasts that have the word in focus. But what if you want to search for physics podcasts on TED Radio Hour? CastBox offers users the unique ability to search audio files for the most relevant podcasts. The app […]

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Google acquires the 60dB podcast app team, the service will be shut down next month – TechCrunch

The abbreviated 60dB podcast app will shut down next month and its team will join Google in an apparent acquisition. “Today, we are announcing that we will be shutting down 60dB on Friday, November 10, and we will join the Google team,” read a Medium article signed by the co-founders of 60dB. “As we considered […]

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Google acquires 60db podcast app

Google has purchased the 60db podcast app, which will shut down Nov. 10, Business Insider has learned. “We’re excited to join the Google team. We can’t talk (yet) about what we’re up to, but we’re really excited and looking forward to telling you more soon,” co-founder Steve Henn said in a post. note sent to […]

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Why Grover Pro is still the best podcast app for Windows 10

Grover Pro comes highly recommended by our own editor Daniel Rubino, and you can read all about it in his early 2016 review. At the time, the phone version was still in development, but time has passed and the app and its developer haven’t stopped. For example, this excellent Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app is […]

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Revised Podcast App in iOS 11 to Bring Richer User Experience and Listening Analytics

During a Friday session at the Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple revealed some major updates to its native Podcasts app coming to iOS 11. Some of the changes will affect podcast listeners, while others are expected to empower podcasters. learn more about their audience listening habits. As mentioned during Apple’s WWDC Keynote earlier this week, the […]

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Vocal: a podcast application for Linux

Rejoice podcast fans! A Vocal dedicated podcast app for Linux has just reached its first stable release. vocal is a podcast application designed specifically for the Elementary Freya operating system and available for all other Linux distributions. It has a user interface that resembles Popcorn Time, which is a good thing for easily navigating and […]

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Pocket Casts is the podcast app every iPhone user needs

It’s time to stop using Apple’s Podcasts app. Yeah, it’s nice that it comes preloaded on your iPhone, but so does Apple Maps, and if you use that, you’ll probably end up driving in a river. If you’re exploring the weird, wide, and wonderful world of internet audio, you need something better. There are a […]

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iOS podcast app Overcast adds streaming, drops price for free – TechCrunch

Marco Arment has just released a major update to his popular podcast app for iOS, Covered. This update brings many under the hood improvements along with some major new features. Arment is also completely changing its pricing model as the app is now completely free with an optional referral subscription. I’ve been using Overcast for […]

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The best podcast app for Android

Podcasts are more popular than ever thanks to cultural sensations like Serial, but how are you supposed to listen to them? Google doesn’t even make its own podcast app for Android anymore. But for years, outside developers have been filling the void and producing stellar podcast apps with a ton of useful features. Whoever you […]

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The best podcast app for iPhone

Podcasts are more popular than ever thanks to cultural sensations like Serial, but how are you supposed to listen to them? Apple’s Podcast app got off to a rough start and isn’t the best choice. But for years, outside developers have been filling the void and producing stellar podcast apps with a ton of useful […]

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Apple to acquire radio and podcast app Swell for $30 million – report | Apple

Apple is set to buy custom talk radio app Swell for $30m (£17.7m), alongside its iTunes radio music streaming service and Podcast app. The deal will see Swell chief executive Ram Ramkumar, who was Amazon’s chief visual search architect, and other key members of his team join Apple and the free app and service shut […]