OzPod podcasting conference returns for 2019

OzPod podcasting conference returns for 2019

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  • The Australian podcast conference OzPod will return on Thursday 3rd October. Speakers include Owen Grover, CEO of Pocket Casts; and scripted podcast writer and director Dan Blank (“Carrier”); and our Editor James Cridland “will share his insights into the current state of the audio industry based on brand-new data from the ABC Audience Insights’ Podcast Consumer Survey”. Organised by the ABC, it’s in Melbourne VIC: tickets

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  • New firmware has been announced for the RØDEcaster Pro, with improved sound quality and a host of new settings for live podcasting.

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  • The BBC is launching its own voice assistant. Dubbed “Beeb” - a popular nickname for the organisation - it gives the broadcaster more control over BBC consumption, “without someone else’s permission to build it in a certain way”. It will cope with UK regional accents, and will be built-in to the BBC’s website and apps. Tech journalist Dieter Bohn likes it - “Imagine if the BBC or NPR could make a voice interface for their respective content that worked as well as, say, a web page.”


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