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    5 podcasts to listen to this February

    DAVE KLEINSCHMIDT/FLICKR CREATIVE COMMONS Each month the KPCC podcast team will be sharing what they’re listening to that month. Remember the staff picks section at the indie video store you used to love? This is like that, but for podcasts! This month we’ll be launching our first investigative podcast, “Repeat.” Here are some things to listen to […]

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    It’s All In Your Head: The One-Way Intimacy Of Podcast Listening

    Earbud Nation: Your favorite podcast hosts can seem like open books — but to them, you’re a blank slate. smartboy10/Getty Images I fell in love this week. Happens more often than you might think. But the fact that it’s happened before, and will happen again, doesn’t mean this latest infatuation is any less passionate, abiding, […]

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    Why are Podcasts becoming so popular?

    With NPR pulling in tens of millions of dedicated U.S. listeners and hundreds of millions of listeners worldwide, what is appealing about podcasts? A few members of the University were polled, and the most common answers were selectable field of interest, specific guests/hosts and comedic value. One problem with television news which podcasts do not […]

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    Can Android Oreo Go Succeed Where Android One Failed?

    Google announced Android Oreo Go, Google Maps’ two-wheeler mode, and a bunch of other India-focused features. Android enthusiast Aditya Shenoy and games editor Rishi Alwani join host Pranay Parab to discuss. We begin by mentioning Google removing YouTube from Amazon devices, before moving on to Google’s recent announcements. Then we talk about Google Maps’ two-wheeler mode, our Google Maps wish list, and whether this two-wheeler […]

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    The Weird World of Trump-Themed Podcasts

    Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images “Everything that is #Trump is made into a podcast.” It sounds like an elevator pitch from hell, but Timo Uusi-Kerttula has turned it into a reality. The founder of ReadEar Ltd., a company that hopes to make it easier for those with vision or reading problems to access the news, Uusi-Kerttula put two […]

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    Column: Podcasts add to the digital disruption

    Since the digital disruption is all about changing the fundamental expectations and behaviors through digital channels, then podcasting is moving to front and center. Just for clarity, a podcast is digital audio file that is available on the internet for downloading to a smart device or computer. According to “The Podcast Consumer 2017,” a report […]

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    10 Expert Tips to Make a Great Podcast for Your Small Business

    Wailin Wong is one professional who has made use of podcasting for years. Wong is one of the hosts of Basecamp’s Rework podcast. And she’s previously hosted another podcast for Basecamp called The Distance. So Wong’s experience isn’t just about the logistics of running a podcast, but also about using the format as a way for businesses to […]

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    Aural Pleasures, 2017 Edition: Podcasts For Health Entrepreneurs

    2017 was a year of transitions, marking the departure of several outstanding health podcasts, such as “Signal” and “Human Proof of Concept,” and the emergence of several others. I’ve broken the list into those where almost every episode seems relevant, and those worth listening to selectively. I’ve also called out a handful of individual “must-listen” […]

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    14 DRINKS PODCASTS TO ENJOY OVER CHRISTMAS

    If you need an excuse to escape the in-laws or screaming children this Christmas, we’ve got you covered. Whether you’re planning to brush up on your knowledge, learn some industry tips, or just want to have a laugh, we’ve rounded up 14 drinks podcasts for your listening pleasure this Christmas. From wine-loving celebs and obscure […]