What you need to know
- Google Podcasts is getting a big overhaul.
- It means that the service is now available on iOS.
- It's a free download where you can listen to all your favorite podcasts, subscribe, explore and more!
Google has today announced that its Google Podcasts service is now available on iOS.
In a press release Zack Reneau-Wedeen, Product Manager at Google Podcasts said:
The explore tab features a 'For You' section that displays new show and episode recommendations, you can also tailor your personalized recommendations in settings. There's also an activity tab that will track your listening history, queued episodes and downloads. Automatic downloads can also be enabled as can push notifications. Google Podcasts is available now for free on iOS, and ironically enough, is only rolling out to Android this week.
Google Podcasts is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch and requires iOS 12.0 or later.
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Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.
Before becoming a writer Stephen studied Ancient History at University and also worked at Apple for more than two years. Stephen is also a host on the iMore show, a weekly podcast recorded live that discusses the latest in breaking Apple news, as well as featuring fun trivia about all things Apple. Follow him on Twitter @stephenwarwick9