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Spotify vs. YouTube Music: so alike, but which is best for you?

With similar libraries, as well as near-identical music quality and pricing, can YouTube Music stand up to Spotify's stalwart UI and excellent music discovery?
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SmartLess podcast signs reported $100 million deal with SiriusXM

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Spotify using AI to clone and translate podcasters’ voices

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One of the biggest podcast apps is shutting down in August

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These 9 ‘podcast games’ are perfect for multitaskers

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The best political podcasts to listen to in 2022

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The best scary podcasts to keep you up all night

12 podcasts to listen to during Black History Month and beyond

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Podcasts are coming to Twitter as part of a major Spaces revamp

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YouTube is finally getting serious about podcasts

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The best podcasts of 2022

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Spotify app update finally lets you separate your music and podcasts

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Gay Pride & Prejudice creators on updating Jane Austen for the podcast age

In an interview with Digital Trends, the creator and cast of Gay Pride & Prejudice discuss updating the classic novel to a narrative podcast with an LGBTQ twist.
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Facebook abandons podcasts to keep chasing TikTok

Facebook is dropping its podcasting platform this summer and it all appears to be part of a larger focus on short-form video content by its parent company Meta.
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Author Damon Young talks about his new Spotify podcast Stuck

In a conversation with Digital Trends, author Damon Young discusses his new podcast, Stuck with Damon Young.

9 podcasts to listen to during Women’s History Month

It's Women's History Month, a great time to find out more about inspirational women throughout history. Dive in with our pick of podcasts to listen to.
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HBO Docs Club podcast will revisit classic documentaries

Brittany Luse and Ronald Young Jr. will co-host HBO Docs Club, a new HBO Max original podcast that will revisit classic HBO documentaries and add more context.
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How to listen to podcasts on a Mac

Bring your podcasts to your computer and never miss an episode. You can listen to podcasts for free on a Mac using Apple’s MacOS app or one from a third-party.
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MSI branches out with a new microphone, keyboard with custom switches

MSI has expanded its reach a bit by launching keyboard switches and a new podcasting microphone.
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Spotify looks to lure podcasters, listeners away from Apple with polls, Q&As

In its fight with Apple to be the number one player in podcasting, Spotify has announced two new tools to make episodes more interactive: Polls and Q&As.
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What is Apple Podcasts Subscriptions? Here’s all you need to know

Whether you've heard about Apple Podcasts Subscriptions or not, we fill you in on what the service is, how it works, and how much it will cost you.
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Silicon Valley is racing to build an audio-only internet, and I hope it succeeds

I used audio-based apps like Clubhouse as my main source of media for a week, and now I'm convinced they're the future of the internet.
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Here’s how to listen to podcasts on Android and iOS

Here's how to download podcasts and listen to them on your Android or iOS device. We also highlight the strongest podcast apps you can use on Android or iOS.
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The best video game podcasts

One of the best ways to keep up with video games is by listening to the myriad of podcasts available. These are just a handful of the best video game podcasts.
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The web is full of information trapped in unsearchable audio. Podz has a fix

Between podcasts, radio shows, and video, there are millions of hours of information locked away in audio on the web. This startup has a plan to free it.

The best podcasts for kids of any age

Whether your kids love science or music, there are some amazing podcasts out there. We've picked some of the best for all age groups, from toddlers to teens.

The 10 scariest horror podcasts

It seems that podcasts are a dime a dozen these days, but fortunately for horror fans, the quality quite closely matches the quantity. From The NoSleep Podcast to Alice Isn't Dead, here's our favorites.
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The best history podcasts for Android and iOS

Listen to our pick of the best history podcasts for bizarre true histories that put fiction to shame and in-depth analysis of famous events and characters.
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The best true crime podcasts

Skip the hardboiled detective stories -- the best crime stories are true. We've curated a list of the best true crime podcasts to keep you up at night.
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The best Android podcast apps

There are thousands of amazing podcasts available. All you need is a smartphone, headphones, and good podcast app. We select the best podcast apps for Android.
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The best podcasts in Spanish you can listen to right now

From humor to psychology, including journalism, current affairs, feminism, film, and lifestyle, some of the best podcasts are in Spanish -- and there is plenty of material to cull from!
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Spotify wants to turn its popular podcasts into movies and TV shows

Spotify partnered with Chernin Entertainment in hopes of turning some of its more than 250 original podcasts into viewable entertainment. 
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Amazon Music adds podcasts, will roll out exclusive shows

Amazon Music had been one of the few streaming music services without podcasts, but now it's introducing exclusive shows from DJ Khaled, Becky G, and more.
Best Music Podcasts

The best music podcasts

Want to take a deep dive into some of your favorite artists and their work? These music podcasts explore the lives of musicians and how great music is created.