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SiriusXM 'to buy Stitcher'
Tuesday 07 July 2020
: For US$300m apparently
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Podtrac: NPR back at #1
Monday 06 July 2020
: And a new kids debating podcast
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A record number of new shows: but new releases now in decline
Friday 03 July 2020
: New over 1,250,000 valid podcasts in Apple's directory
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Spotify gains on Apple worldwide
Thursday 02 July 2020
: Hmm. But what's the truth, really?
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Resonate Recordings launches a podcast host
Wednesday 01 July 2020
: And why podcasting could be recession-proof
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Spotify adapt 'Sandra' to international markets
Tuesday 30 June 2020
: First locally-adapted shows, they claim
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BBC launches new podcast unit
Monday 29 June 2020
: It'll be based in Bristol
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Cadence13's 'movies for the ear'
Friday 26 June 2020
: and the Listen App launches VIP memberships
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PodLP: a new podcast app for the next billion listeners
Thursday 25 June 2020
: Over 70 million phones sold in India alone
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iHeartMedia and Warner sign co-pro deal for HBO Max
Wednesday 24 June 2020
: They will make companion podcasts
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Podcasts: radio's biggest advertiser
Tuesday 23 June 2020
: And a rapping KFC fries carton
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Podcasts - do we have a spam problem?
Monday 22 June 2020
: RSS are feeds being scraped for emails
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Pandora adds podcast analytics
Friday 19 June 2020
: The service gives demographics and rough location
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SiriusXM (owner of Pandora and AdsWizz) buys Simplecast
Thursday 18 June 2020
: Horizontal consolidation continues, we think
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Reuters Audio launches with half a million audio clips
Wednesday 17 June 2020
: A clip for everything
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19.7m people will pay for podcasts in the US
Tuesday 16 June 2020
: That's 19% of podcast listeners
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The podcast app that's eight times bigger than you thought
Monday 15 June 2020
: It's... drumroll... TuneIn. Find out how and why.
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Are your podcast downloads 5% too high?
Friday 12 June 2020
: That thing on your wrist may be to blame
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Podcast transcripts: should podcasters have control of their own transcript?
Thursday 11 June 2020
: And who can help with all of this?
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Deezer launches podcasts for Israel
Wednesday 10 June 2020
: Top and recommended podcasts from Israel and the world
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Podhero launches: a new support platform for podcasters
Tuesday 09 June 2020
: Blubrry now available on AWS
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Rogan: most popular podcast in the US
Monday 08 June 2020
: And at 2, here's what else you need to knowtoday...
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More people in Canada listen to podcasts every week than the US
Friday 05 June 2020
: Edison Research releases new data
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Triton Digital: O Assunto is número um in Latin America
Thursday 04 June 2020
: The podcast saw 60% more downloads in the new report
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Study: many Joe Rogan fans will 'stop listening'
Wednesday 03 June 2020
: Many more YouTubers, too
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