Subscribe by email, free
Your daily briefing for podcasting and on-demand
An Apple iPad
Image: Apple

Apple Podcasts on iPad gets a makeover

LISTEN · · Updated · 3.2 minutes to read

Moves and hires

  • Vicky Etchells is now Head of News and Factual Podcasts at Global, moving from Head of Newsgathering at the company. Chris Lander is now Head of Comedy and Entertainment Podcasts at Global, following a career working for comedy talent companies. Their appointments were announced by Megan Wastell.

Participate in MIDiA's latest survey, and get exclusive access to our Future of Music report.
Paid content

MIDiA is currently fielding a survey for artists, podcasters, music executives, agents and managers (who are based in the US and UK) to learn about their biggest priorities, challenges, and unfulfilled needs when using major streaming services.

The results will be used to drive innovation towards developing a better, more effective experience for artists and their teams using streaming services — from release to data analytics, promotion and beyond. As such, this survey is your chance to share what you would like to see improved or changed about any part of the process.

Participants will also receive a free copy of MIDiA’s report “The Future of Music”, which is normally priced at £9,000 excl. VAT. In addition, three lucky participants will each win $1,000 in cash from our prize draw.

Click this link to start our survey. All responses are confidential, and it should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete.

Podcast News - with Lemonada Media

Raised By Ricki with Ricki Lake and Kalen Allen
From Lemonada Media: Raised by Ricki looks back on and re-examines the groundbreaking Ricki Lake Show. Hosted by award-winning talk show host Ricki Lake and television personality and digital creator Kalen Allen.
Case 63
Case 63 launched today on Spotify. The series features the voices of Academy and Emmy Award-winning actor Julianne Moore and Golden Globe-winning actor Oscar Isaac. It follows a New York psychiatrist who begins treating a patient registered as Case 63 who claims to be from the year 2062. What begins as routine therapeutic sessions quickly turns into a story that threatens the boundaries of the possible and the real. The series is produced by Spotify’s Gimlet studios, Moore’s production company FortySixty, and Isaac’s Mad Gene Media.
The Boar Knight
From Fool & Scholar, Travis Vengroff and Kaitlin Statz release a new kids and family musical podcast The Boar Knight. A charming story about friendship, it’s their first series in the kids and family space. Fool & Scholar’s podcasts have won 52 Audio Verse Awards and have garnered more than 20 million downloads.
Get the free Podnews newsletter for more like this.
Our privacy policy keeps your data safe.
(Fill this in now; you won’t lose your place!)

Podcast data for Oct 25

Pod Events

  • Getting
  • the
  • five
  • latest
  • events
This section is continually updated. Data: Podevents. See more and add yours, free

Latest Pod Jobs

  • Getting
  • the
  • five
  • latest
  • jobs
This section is continually updated. Data: Podjobs. See more and add yours, free

Readers and supporters

Gold supporters

Silver supporters

Support Podnews, and our industry

Get a global view on podcasting and on-demand with our daily news briefing