Posts Tagged ‘ podcast software ’

Google Listen For Android Gets An Update

Feb 18th, 2010 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcasting, Podcasting Software

Google has updated its free podcast client for Android devices, Google Listen. Here’s what’s new in version 1.1: Subscriptions are stored by Google Reader in the “Listen Subscriptions” folder. Subscribed feed items are fresh, no longer limited in size, and are available offline (and more quickly). Screen “My listen items” shows queued and most recently […]

Wizzard Media Intros 8 iPhone Apps, Wants To Help Podcasters Further Penetrate Their Audience

Oct 22nd, 2009 | By | Category: Corporate Podcasts, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast Distribution, Podcasting Software

Wizzard Media today announced that it has eight new podcast companion applications, available in the Apple App Store. The new Apps are iPhone companion Apps for popular podcasts, offering convenient access to the podcast, show extras, bonus content and new social communication features. This brings the total number of Wizzard Apps to 58 (with 34 […]

Google Listen Brings Podcasts To Android Phones

Aug 20th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Mobile Podcasting, Podcasting Software

Google has quietly launched Listen, a free new app that brings podcasts to Android phones: Listen from Google Labs brings podcasts and web audio to your Android-powered device. It lets you search, subscribe, download and stream. By subscribing to programs and search terms it will create a personalized audio-magazine loaded with fresh shows and news […]

Podstreamer Offers An Alternative Podcast Client For The iPhone

Dec 15th, 2008 | By | Category: Podcasting Software

Gunp Media Productions’ Podstreamer (App Store link) is a native iPhone application designed to complement the iTunes-iPhone system for listening to podcasts. As the name suggests, Podstreamer is designed to stream podcasts, rather than download them.  It’s great to see a new iPhone podcast client – but Podstreamer doesn’t offer a true alternative to Apple’s […]

iPhone 2.2 Update Adds Podcast Downloads, But The Usability Is Truly Horrific

Nov 21st, 2008 | By | Category: iPhone, iPods & Portable Media Players, Podcasting Software

Apple today introduced iPhone update 2.2. It’s a free update that adds a variety of new features, the most notable of which are adding street views to Google Maps and support for podcast downloads.  The updated podcasting features are welcome, but unfortunately Apple’s implementation of podcast downloads on the iPhone is a usability disaster.  Here’s […]

Apple Drives iPhone Developer To Switch To Android

Sep 23rd, 2008 | By | Category: iPhone, Podcasting Software

 Alex Sokirynsky, developer of Podcaster, a podcast client for the iPhone, is making the switch to Google’s Android smartphone platform.  Apple banned Podcaster from being sold in the App Store because “it duplicates the functionality of the Podcast section of iTunes.” “It seems that Apple has shut me down,” says Sokirynsky. “All I wanted was for someone […]

iTunes 8 Adds Podcast Features

Sep 11th, 2008 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players, Podcasting Software

The new features in iTunes 8 haven’t impressed me. Genius is mainly a way for Apple to sell you more music, and the new views in iTunes are very slow, compared to the older list views.  Something that is very useful in iTunes 8, though, is its support for individual podcast settings: This is a […]