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Google has a new podcasting strategy that completely reimagines how people find and listen to shows. This is part one of our exclusive five-part series. [SOURCE]

Google’s new podcasting strategy completely reimagines how people find and listen to shows. And Google’s podcasting team has set a bold and game-changing goal: to double podcast audiences globally. This is part three of our exclusive five-part series. source

Podcasting is a gateway to audiobooks and the digital publishing industry is well aware. Well known podcasts are getting book deals and doing original audiobook content for Audible and other online retailers. Apple Podcasts has experienced tremendous success and has just hit a major milestone, over 50 billion podcasts have been downloaded or streamed since […]

This week Google’s Podcast app was revealed in detail, from audio search to indexing. As it turns out, Google already released their Podcast App in the form of an update to their already-in-play Google Search app. Getting to this Podcast interface is not entirely intuitive – but for a good reason. Google doesn’t just want […]

New York-based audio startup Anchor unveiled a new version of its podcast creation app Thursday that aims to bridge the divide between amateur audio recording and professional podcast creation. In addition to revamped versions of its Android and iOS apps, Anchor also unveiled a new web ab as well as free, unlimited podcast hosting. source

The talent of the future are no longer simply associated with a brand, they are the brand. The radio talent of the future will be a social media and digital force. The talent will be horizontally integrated in the digital space, able to be consumed in visual, written, and audio form to be everywhere with and for […]

“I have often, when finding out about a new podcast with a large back catalog, made myself a 100-hour-plus playlist to catch up.” Read more at original Source: Meet The People Who Listen to Podcasts Crazy-Fast

Podcasting is booming and all the major radio networks have moved into the space but while audiences and advertisers might be happy, not everyone is on board.  Wil Anderson, the host of the ABC’s Gruen, and a long-time podcast host, believes big businesses are “ruining” podcasts. READ MORE – AdNews

Source: Digital radio: The very elusive promise of podcasting – Media Life Magazine

In its quest to suck every possible thought an idea into its own butthole Facebook gives us the lowdown on how it will attempt to gobble up the audio that everyone creates so The Zuck’s website can be the black hole of content hijacking. Fuck these guys. Go Deep but make sure you go deep […]

January 11, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers guard J.J. Redick (4) controls the ball against the Miami Heat during the first half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. from Pocket http://ift.tt/1nP9pLf via IFTTT

The audio industry needs more than “Serial” to fully establish itself. It’s been just over a year since the masses “discovered” podcasting in the wake of Serial’s blockbuster success. The wildly popular show was said to have reawakened a neglected art form—a breakthrough as important as the first directory of podcasts in iTunes a decade ago.   […]

Shows like “This American Life” and “The Moth” are becoming more profitable while terrestrial broadcast radio is dying. Jake Shapiro is CEO of PRX, the Public Radio Exchange, an online open marketplace for public radio distribution founded in 2003. Curated by the degenerate minds at 8HOL.com via Pocket http://ift.tt/1OhaAeW

  Source: Google Challenges Apple with New Podcast Feature on Play Music

The percentage of Americans over 12 years old who listened to at least one podcast during the past month grew 2 points over year-earlier numbers. While 17 percent may not sound like a lot, it represents 46 million people.– Collected by and for the degenerate curating masterminds at 8HOL.com http://ift.tt/1CzFP20

View image | gettyimages.com On Tuesday, BuzzFeed became the latest news organization to begin offering podcasts to its audience. The inaugural editions of “Internet Explorer” and “Another Round,” BuzzFeed’s first two podcasts, went live on iTunes early this morning. – Collected by and for the degenerate curating masterminds at 8HOL.com http://ift.tt/1DTKdZD

  The evolution of entertainment and new ways to access information have left the medium of radio with an uncertain future. As it stands, radio is in a healthy condition. – Read original article here – Collected via the Pocket of 8HOL mastermind Kid Garcia 

Nowadays, it seems like everyone has their own podcast. – collected via the Pocket account of 8HOL mastermind Kid Garcia http://ift.tt/1CxFb1r