In our opinion, we need better listener tools - Clips, Comments and Content moderation. Oscar Merry talks about Fountain App, Alex Jacobi talks about the Open Podcast Analytics Format and will Podcasting Kill the Radio Star?
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Oscar Merry - talks about Fountain App (clips, boostergrams and chapters)Alex Jacobi - talks about OPAF (Open Podcast Analytics Format) SHOW NOTES
In a client note, Richard Kramer, an analyst from Arete Research has criticised Spotify.
Our Editor asked Spotify for all his personal data, to discover Spotify knows what kind of car he drives, and what length podcast he prefers - and why Spotify will never know as much as Apple or Google.
Meanwhile, 9to5Mac says Spotify falls short as a podcast app. (Hasn’t stopped it from being #1 in many markets).
The number of podcasts in Spanish grew 6.8 times last year, according to iVoox.
Simplecast founder and CEO Brad Smith has been promoted he’s been named Head of Podcast Products for SiriusXM.
"Podcasting Killed the Radio Star" - River Radio, a radio station in the UK, is working with podcast company Whooshkaa to be a “podcast-first radio station”. The station has around twenty subject-focused hour-long shows.
Moon lets you transfer sats into a single-use VISA card
JustCast now supports value4value and soundbites
PodFest Origins: Nov 4-5 at the Amalie Arena in Tampa FL
She Podcasts LIVE 2021: Oct 14 - Scottsdale, Arizona
Radiodays Europe: Oct 9-11 - Lisbon, Portugal
James is recording in a forest. Proof: https://twitter.com/JamesCridland/status/1451002189049040905
Bryan Barletta runs https://soundsprofitable.com - go subscribe!
Apple Podcasts explains how podcasts work: https://podnews.net/update/apple-podcast-downloads-explanation
Spotify to hire...
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Dr Brian of London about his work on Podping and Hive. Genevieve Hassan about her podcast Celebrity Catch Up: Life After That Thing I DidNEWS:
Sounds Profitable en Español starts today, as Bryan Barletta explains in Sounds...
Listen to James Cridland and Sam Sethi as they talk to Chris Messina about his work on OpenWeb Standards such as ActivityStreams that became ActivityPub. He wrote this seminal post on Medium about ActivityStreams and ActivityPub in 2008
GUEST: Chris Messina is the inventor of the hashtag as it...