On Podland News later today: Arielle Nissenblatt on the Podcast Taxonomy; Don MacKinnon on Hark Audio, a new way to discover podcasts; and Hannah Blake about augmented podcast experiences in Entale.
Podbean Live has unveiled a number of upgrades to its social audio platform. The app allows recording of podcasts in a live app, with a live chat function and quality enhancements.
Mike Midden, who worked at the IAB on the podcast measurement guidelines, is now working for Google.
Mukul Devichand is to work for The New York Times as Editor of Audio Programming. He has worked for 17 years at the BBC as a journalist and Editor, and recently focused on voice interfaces at the corporation.
KQED is to open a PRX Podcast Garage in its new headquarters in San Francisco CA, USA. It’s due to open in September.
NATPE Virtual – ContentCast, The Business Of Podcasting Content is a virtual conference on the morning of July 14th, 2021. It’s free to register; Podnews’s Editor, James Cridland, hosts a panel just before the closing keynote.
PodcastOne has announced that its entire network is now available to play on the Facebook app in the US.
Key Notes is a new interactive music show on Spotify hosted by Dissect’s Cole Cuchna. The first episode focuses on why sometimes music makes your skin tingle.