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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 […]

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Castbox podcast app raises $ 13.5 million, launches own original programming – TechCrunch

Driven by growing consumer demand for podcasts, a startup called Castbox this morning announced it was closing a $ 13.5 million Series B funding for its tech-powered podcast app. The round was led by SIG China and includes the participation of existing investors IDG Capital, Qiming Venture Partners and GSR Ventures. To date, Castbox has […]

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Pocket Casts Desktop for Windows 10 is a fantastic podcast app

Pockets Casts has established itself as one of the best podcast apps available. It allows you to sync your podcasts across all devices, no matter what platform you are using. Now, that same convenience is available on Windows 10 through Pocket Casts Desktop. The app is available for free on Windows 10, Windows Mixed Reality, […]

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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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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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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 […]