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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.