Spotify buys podcast discovery company Podz

Aiming to match Spotify users to podcasts they’re guaranteed to love, Spotify has bought podcast discovery startup Podz.

Podcasts and podcast clips are coming to Facebook next week

According to an email from Facebook, podcasts will start making their way onto the social platform next week.

Apple Podcasts Subscription officially launching on June 15th

After a delay Apple Podcasts subscription will be going live on June 15th, meaning you can listen to your favourite podcasts ad-free.

Spotify update ‘Your Library’ with a new layout and features

The new ‘Your Library’ makes browsing your music and podcasts, faster and easier with search, dynamic filters, sorting, pins and a grid view.

Google searches for ‘Joe Rogan’ dropped 40% since moving exclusively to Spotify

Digital Music News suggests moving The Joe Rogan Experience exclusively to Spotify has lead to a 40% drop in Google searches.

Deezer brings the Podcasts Tab to Asia, Africa and Oceania

Podcasts on Deezer are now available in over 180 countries after launching the Podcast Tab in Asia, Africa and Oceania.

Apple announce Apple Podcasts Subscriptions – a new way for creators to monetize shows

Apple have detailed updates coming to their podcast platform next week and plans for Apple Podcasts Subscriptions due in May.

The best open earbuds for exercising

We’ve found some of the best options for listening to music or podcasts when exercising, while staying safe on the streets.

Acast is now the biggest podcasting company in the US after buying startup RadioPublic

Podcast giant Acast acquires startup RadioPublic, gaining access to their innovative technology for podcasters.

iHeart 3D Audio will introduce many binaural podcasts to iHeartRadio

A press release from American audio company iHeartMedia announced at least ten new binaural audio shows are coming to iHeartRadio.