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  • Isabel Salazar joins Podimo as Country Manager in Spain and Juan Galiardo becomes Global Head of Markets
    on May 30, 2023 at 9:14 am

    Podimo, the fastest growing podcast and audiobook subscription service in Europe, announces the addition of Isabel Salazar as Country Manager for Spain, a position previously held by Juan Galiardo Sosa, who becomes Podimo's new Global Head of Markets. For Podimo, a company founded in Copenhagen in 2019 and which landed in Spain a year later, one […]

  • Review: ALABS IRON MINI-WL wireless USB microphone
    on May 30, 2023 at 5:54 am

    ALABS get in touch. Would I like to review their IRON MINI-WL microphone? I don't know - would I? It turns out this is something a little unusual: it's an entirely wireless microphone. It sits on your desk but has no wires connected to it at all. I was curious about how it works. I wear headphones, so how could I get the mix from the computer as […]

  • ShowPlatform Helps Entrepreneurs and Influencers More Effectively Create, Grow and Monetize Online Shows
    on May 29, 2023 at 8:51 am

    ShowPlatform unveiled a groundbreaking Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution that provides entrepreneurs and influencers 35 modules to create, grow, and monetize online shows. Nathan Gwilliam, ShowPlatform’s Founder and CEO, was running an online show with a podcast, video, blog, social channels, website and newsletter. He realized to run his […]

  • Black-Owned News App Hayti Launches the Largest Aggregation of Black Podcasters in History
    on May 29, 2023 at 8:45 am

    Hayti, the leading Black-owned news aggregation app that pulls content solely from Black publishers, announced today that it is officially the largest source of podcasts led by Black hosts. Hayti is cementing its legacy as a historic platform by expanding its news app with access to over 2,000 Black podcasters. This record-breaking achievement is […]

  • Podigee Celebrates 10th Anniversary as a Leading Podcast Technology Solution
    on May 29, 2023 at 8:36 am

    Today, Podigee, an industry leader in podcast hosting, analytics, and monetization, celebrates its 10th anniversary. Ten years ago, co-founders Mateusz Sojka and Benjamin Zimmer, two technical founders and advocates for the power of audio storytelling, first envisioned a platform that could enable voices from across the globe to be heard. Back in […]

  • Canadaland signs exclusive first-look deal with Entertainment One and brings on Julie Shapiro to expand slate
    on May 29, 2023 at 1:36 am

    Widely renowned podcast network, Canadaland has entered into an exclusive multi-year first-look deal with Entertainment One (eOne). Under the terms of the multi-year deal, eOne will adapt Canadaland’s original podcasts into scripted and non-scripted television, limited series and documentaries. All projects will be co-produced by eOne and […]

  • Indian Podcasting Revolution: Ground-breaking Show to Accelerate the Rise of Podcasts in India
    on May 29, 2023 at 1:11 am

    Done For You Podcasts, a full-service podcast launch, management and production company, has released its first original show, Indian Podcasting Revolution. The podcast takes a point of view on the rapidly growing podcasting industry in India and is co-hosted by Roshni Baronia, Founder of Done For You Podcasts, and Rohit Kokane, Creative Director […]

  • Cloud10 Media and Maggie Lawson Launch Health & Fitness Podcast Me Time with Maggie Lawson
    on May 26, 2023 at 10:27 am

    Cloud10 Media and Maggie Lawson launch the new lifestyle podcast Me Time with Maggie Lawson. On Me Time, host Maggie Lawson guides listeners on an adventure of self-discovery and self-care, empowering them to prioritize their well-being along with having some much deserved me time. The host behind the fan favorite and chart-topping podcast The […]

  • Buzzsprout Introduces AI Tool For Your Podcasting Workflow
    on May 26, 2023 at 8:10 am

    Buzzsprout is thrilled to announce the launch of Cohost AI—a groundbreaking tool that seamlessly integrates AI into your podcasting workflow. Cohost AI automatically generates episode titles, descriptions, chapter markers, and transcripts, freeing podcasters from these often time-consuming tasks. Leveraging the power of advanced AI platforms, […]

  • Edison Podcast Metrics to Debut in the UK in Q3 2023
    on May 25, 2023 at 8:36 am

    Edison Podcast Metrics, the comprehensive measurement of podcast listening in the U.S. from Edison Research, is being launched in the UK. The announcement was made at the Podcast Show 2023 in London. Edison Podcast Metrics is unique in that it is not dependent on podcast download data nor is it a service which podcast networks must opt into. […]

  • Acast: 87% of US Podcast Marketers See Over Double RoI for Every Dollar Spent on Podcast Advertising
    on May 25, 2023 at 8:20 am

    Acast, the world’s largest independent podcast company, today released new research on the effectiveness of podcasting for return on ad spend among US marketers. According to the study, which surveyed marketers who have spent on multiple podcast campaigns before, podcasts deliver a high return on ad spend, with more than two-thirds (67%) of US […]

  • Wondery and Amazon Music Announce Distribution and Ad-sales Deal with Comedy Podcast Brydon &
    on May 25, 2023 at 8:15 am

    Wondery and Amazon Music today announce a podcast distribution and ad-sales rep deal with award-winning Welsh comedian Rob Brydon for his hit podcast series Brydon &. The deal will see episodes of the renowned hit show publish one week early and ad-free on Amazon Music (available to Amazon Music Unlimited subscribers and Amazon Prime members) […]

  • Project Brazen launches new podcast network and multimedia platform: Brazen
    on May 24, 2023 at 4:46 pm

    Innovative journalism content studio Project Brazen today announced the launch of Brazen, a new podcast network and multimedia platform for fearless storytelling and captivating journalism from a wide range of creators and production companies. A direct-to-consumer offering debuting on May 24, Brazen will be a home to high-end narrative […]

  • Podcast giant DailyWire+ to distribute all shows on Twitter, calls it 'largest free speech platform in world'
    on May 24, 2023 at 9:17 am

    “Tech giants like @YouTube, @Facebook, @TikTok_US, and—until @ElonMusk wrote a check—@Twitter, flagging, banning, throttling, shadow banning, and demonetizing us is a constant occurrence,” tweeted Daily Wire co-CEO Jeremy Boreing in a thread last month. The thread revealed what Boreing called a Big Tech “cancel blitz” against the […]

  • BBC Sounds joins Spotify's Megaphone and unveils new podcast commissions and returning hits
    on May 23, 2023 at 2:44 pm

    BBC Sounds continues to champion the growing UK podcast sector as it joins Spotify’s Megaphone, an industry leading podcast publishing and monetisation platform. With Megaphone’s technology, we will be able to dynamically recommend relevant content to audiences on other podcast platforms in the UK, helping listeners discover more brilliant […]

  • Ubisoft partners with Acast
    on May 23, 2023 at 12:47 pm

    Leading independent video game publisher Ubisoft has partnered with Acast to manage the distribution, sales, and promotion of its podcast operations. The current slate of podcasts, tied to some of the company’s biggest franchises – Echoes of History, Tenacity, E-Sport, and Beyond Games – has listens split between Ubisoft’s core markets of […]

  • CrimeCon Opens Submissions for 2nd Annual “CLUE Awards”
    on May 23, 2023 at 12:43 pm

    CrimeCon, the world’s leading true crime event, has opened submissions for its 2nd annual CLUE Awards, the preeminent awards program dedicated entirely to excellence and responsible storytelling in true crime content, across TV, documentary film, podcasts and publishing. The 2023 CLUE Awards will be presented at an awards gala on Saturday, […]

  • Realm announces new Jane Austen podcast, hosted and narrated by comedian Alison Larkin
    on May 23, 2023 at 9:19 am

    Realm, the world’s largest scripted podcast network with over 140 shows and 3500 hours of audio entertainment, today announced a new podcast hosted and narrated by award-winning comedian and voice talent Alison Larkin. Each season of The Jane Austen Podcast with Alison Larkin will feature an Austen novel, beginning with the seminal Pride & […]

  • Katie Price joins Crowd Network
    on May 22, 2023 at 10:04 am

    She’s glamorous, hilarious, unpredictable – and never boring. Katie Price is one of the most talked about women in Britain – but now it’s time to hear her side of the story. Katie is one of the most well-known celebrities in the UK and over the past two decades, her life has rarely been out of the press. This new podcast, launching in […]

  • New Manchester Airport podcast series lifts the lid on the UK’s global gateway in the north
    on May 22, 2023 at 9:58 am

    A first-of-its-kind podcast series brings listeners closer than ever before to the inner workings of Manchester Airport. Manchester: Your Airport, MAN is a collaborative production between Manchester Airport and Crowd Branded, the new venture from Manchester-based Crowd Network, one of the UK’s fastest growing podcast networks. The new series […]

  • International Women's Podcast Festival Postponed Due to Lack of Industry Support and Funding
    on May 19, 2023 at 8:22 am

    The International Women's Podcast Festival (IWPF), a highly anticipated event celebrating women's voices and storytelling in audio and podcasting, unfortunately, announces that it will not be taking place this year. The decision comes from insufficient industry support and funding, which has regrettably hindered our ability to organise and execute […]

  • West Wing and Scandal star Joshua Malina to join #1 Jewish podcast Unorthodox
    on May 19, 2023 at 5:54 am

    Tablet Magazine announced today that Joshua Malina, whose breakout role in the beloved presidential television drama “The West Wing” made him one of the most respected actors working today, will be joining the Jewish publication’s wildly popular podcast, Unorthodox. He will join current hosts Stephanie Butnick and Liel Leibovitz. Malina’s […]

  • Molly Wood Launches Climate Solutions Podcast Everybody in the Pool
    on May 18, 2023 at 10:14 am

    Longtime business and technology journalist Molly Wood premiered the first episode of her new podcast Everybody in the Pool today. The podcast will feature inspiring interviews with the founders of climate tech startups, businesses and everyday people who are solving the climate crisis, business opportunities in climate solutions, and practical […]

  • Dane Cardiel launches “Good Tape,” a print magazine for audio professionals
    on May 18, 2023 at 8:36 am

    Good Tape is a new print magazine about podcasting for audio professionals, creators, and their fans. Founded by Dane Cardiel, former founding member of Simplecast and current VP of Creator Partnerships at Gumball, Good Tape will feature work by the country’s foremost journalists and artists, answering the industry’s most pressing questions […]

  • AI-Powered Adthos Creative Studio Revolutionizes Audio for Video and Dynamic Video Ads
    on May 18, 2023 at 4:34 am

    Building on its success in providing AI-generated audio ads for radio, podcast, and streaming, the creators of Adthos have unveiled a groundbreaking new feature on the platform, expanding its capabilities to include the creation and editing of audio for video and dynamic video ads. According to the creators, Adthos Creative Studio, which […]