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August 24, 2017
Spreaker and BlogTalkRadio are to merge. "The combined entity is comprised of more than 50,000 podcasts". Francesco Baschieri of Spreaker becomes President of the combined entity.
Art19, a large podcast host for large corporates like the NYT and Vox, has raised $7.5m in funding.
Podcast Movement is currently on, and there's a big radio presence there, as radio companies wake up to the potential of podcasting. RAIN reports from the event, and says that the overall feeling is more serious.
Brian Reed of S-Town was interviewed on the BBC yesterday, during Simon Mayo's drivetime show on BBC Radio 2.
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