Podnews podcasting news
Oct 23, 2020 3 min
The Allusionist leaves PRX's Radiotopia
A lack of racial diversity leads to Zaltzman leaving the network. Acast to encourage people to vote. Aussie podcast listening data. Spotify launches a morning show.
Oct 22, 2020 2 min
This Porsche comes with Apple Podcasts
We want one. Plus, the iVoox Audience Awards winners; Spotify is most popular podcast app, says new research; and how to use Spotify Shows with Music without Anchor
Oct 21, 2020 3 min
Fyre Festival fraudster produces podcast from prison
Google Podcasts is now the third largest podcast app. Spotify removes QAnon podcasts. A new $2.5m-funded podcast subscription company.
Oct 20, 2020 3 min
The two things that make podcasts unique
And why are podcasts good for advertisers? We're told by some Canadians. And a new, local podcast network for the US will launch in winter.
Oct 19, 2020 3 min
Podsights: two ads work better than one
Two ads works better than just the one, even if you bear in mind the additional cost. New shows from Curiouscast, the Australian Podcast Summit, and user agents
Oct 16, 2020 3 min
The RIAA shuts two podcasts down for music use
The shows claimed they had the artist's permission. Spotify gets to be a podcast default on Google's speakers; a podcast studio raises $6.8m; Apple sends an email
Oct 15, 2020 3 min
Anchor and Spotify launch 'shows with music'
Full tracks in your show - if not your podcast. Spotify and Anchor's new feature is brilliant for people who want to talk about music, though.
Oct 14, 2020 3 min
The Ambies are coming
The new industry podcast awards. Google has a new thing to help us. Americans are listening to more spoken word. Marco Arment frustrated with Anchor.
Oct 13, 2020 3 min
Libsyn and listener privacy
The hosting company has been aggressive but poor for listener privacy, it appears. Buzzsprout adds transcripts. Podcast Academy to unveil awards.
Oct 12, 2020 4 min
Proposals for new podcast tags in RSS unveiled
A little less conversation, a little more action: new tags to move our industry forward. And Amazon now owns podcasting - at least, the domain.