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LIZHI INC. launches the high quality “LIZHI PODCAST” application

GUANGZHOU, China, January 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – LIZHI INC. (“LIZHI” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: LIZI), one of the leading UGC online audio communities and interactive audio entertainment platform in China, today announced it has launched a new podcast application, LIZHI PODCAST (the “Application”), to engage users with high quality curated podcast content. The deployment […]

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Twitter acquires the Breaker podcast app to create audio conversations on the platform

Twitter began publicly testing Twitter Spaces at the end of December. Twitter describes the Spaces as online sites built around the voices of people using Twitter. Now Twitter has acquired Breaker, a podcast app to help create spaces on the platform. (Photo: Reuters) STRONG POINTS Twitter acquired the Breaker podcast app on Tuesday to work […]

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Breaker – the podcast app with a social element – is now part of Twitter

The podcast war is really heating up. Just days after Amazon acquired podcast maker Wondery and merged it with its Amazon Music division, another podcast platform fell into the lap of a tech giant. Breaker, the self-proclaimed podcast app with a social media twist, has been taken over by Twitter. Financial details of Breaker’s acquisition […]

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Amazon turns Audible into a true podcast app, but there’s still a long way to go

Audible turns more into a podcast app. The company announced today that its catalog now contains 100,000 free podcasts already available on other streaming platforms, including Pod Save America, This American life, and Conan O’Brien needs a friend. Shows are now available through the app and will appear on the Audible podcast landing page soon. […]

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Stitcher podcast app reveals massive overhaul with new features

The Stitcher podcast platform has introduced a massive overhaul of its mobile app, a design that brings an updated and clean design along with new features and more. The new interface comes amid the skyrocketing popularity of podcasts and the rise of major competitors, including platforms like Spotify and audio apps like Google Podcasts. The […]

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Stitcher Unveils Redesigned Podcast App For A Personalized Podcast Experience

NEW YORK, October 22, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Stitcher, the largest company dedicated to listening, producing and monetizing podcasts, announced that it has released the public beta of its newly redesigned mobile apps for Android and iOS alongside of its web listening platform. Stitcher is a subsidiary of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI). […]

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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 […]

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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 […]