Amazon announced this week that it is purchasing award-winning podcast studio Wondery for an undisclosed sum that is likely north of $300 million.
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Here’s a look back at the audiobooks and podcasts---especially podcast serials---that I enjoyed in the second half of 2019.
After a disastrous launch of its latest major app version, Pocket Casts has lost a lot of users and now has a new strategy.
We’re only halfway through 2019, but I’ve already listened to some great new audiobooks plus a growing collection of serial podcasts.
Castbox announced today that it now integrates with Waze so that users listen to their favorite podcasts while navigating.
There is not a person on earth who will mourn the passing of iTunes. Let’s look back at this terrible program and consider the future.
The BBC has admitted that it is blocking all of its podcasts from appearing in Google Podcasts, Search, and Assistant. For some reason.
For now, I’ve chosen a solution called Castbox that appears to offer everything that I used to like about Pocket Casts.
I’ve long used and recommended Pocket Casts, but it’s become a confusing and complex mess. I need something better. And simpler.
Four months after the beta started, Pocket Casts 7 and its completely revamped user experience is now generally available on Android.
My favorite podcasting app is getting a big update this week, albeit only in Beta form on Android.
Google has released its new Podcasts app globally to the Play Store, giving Android users another option for listening to audio content.
There's no official announcement yet, but Google Podcasts is now available. You just need to know where to look.
A Google-centric blog has discovered evidence that the search giant will finally release its own podcasts app for Android.
To date, Google's podcast strategy has amounted to adding podcast support to Google Play Music. That's changing.
While I routinely list my favorite audiobooks from each year, I don't believe I've ever done so for podcasts.