Sunday, July 17, 2016

Is Audible’s big entry into podcasting innovative enough to push the field forward?

""Welcome to Hot Pod, a newsletter about podcasts. This is issue seventy-nine, published July 12, 2016.

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Hot Pod: Will any of the companies trying to build the YouTube of podcasting succeed?

"The network is reportedly approaching 2 million downloads a month across all shows, a scale that’s been able to pull in enough advertising revenue to support both Hurley and Hackett, both of which now work full-time on Relay FM."

Monday, June 20, 2016

Podcasting: Fact Sheet

"Percentage of Americans who have listened to a podcast in the past month has increased steadily since 2013"

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Malcolm Gladwell finally has a podcast, and it's worthwhile

"Acclaimed author Malcolm Gladwell has a new 10-episode podcast called 'Revisionist History.' "I want to shake people up for a little bit," he says about the show that premieres June 16. "

Podcasts are the future of investigative journalism, says Pandora Australia boss

"As print media revenues continue to decline, managing director of music streaming service Pandora, Jane Huxley, has predicted that podcasting will be the perfect vehicle for long-form journalism."