• PODCASTS
    The Season’s Hottest New Podcasts

    Illustration by Erik Carter All of us here at the SoundsGood Audio Podcast Network are thrilled to announce our exciting new lineup of shows. Get amped for . . . “Downton Crabbey”: Dave Grohl hosts this, for some reason! Every week, he and a guest break down an episode of “Downton Abbey,” from beginning to end, but the […]

  • LIFE
    A new push for end-of-life planning begins in the church pew

    Pastor Gloria White-Hammond speaks with parishioners after a Sunday service at Boston’s Bethel AME Church. White-Hammond wants to get all 600 congregants to write down their end-of-life wishes and discuss them with their families. It would feel like murder to pull her life support,” a young woman tells the doctor. The woman sits by a […]

  • NEWS
    In the News: Slack, Zoho Unveil New Features and Offerings

    If you use tools like Slack to communicate and collaborate with your team, innovative new features can make a big difference in the success of your projects. And Slack just unveiled a new feature that lets you share control of your screen with team members. But Slack isn’t the only tool out there to help […]

  • SUCCESS
    A new formula for success

    They designed and tested a Formula vehicle, and what’s more they vroomed into the finals of a prestigious automobile-making contest. A group of students from MIT Chromepet — identified as Team Royalz — made it to the finals of Supra, a national-level competition that tests the ability of engineering students, especially those specialising in automotive […]

  • PODCASTS
    ‘Deadly Manners’ is a new podcast starring LeVar Burton, Kristen Bell, Anna Chlumsky and RuPaul

    Podcasts are a growing area of interest even for media companies that typically work in TV and other formats, and AMC/Sundance is extending its bet on making something of streaming audio. The show is called “Deadly Manners,” and it’s a fictional murder mystery with some big-name stars, including Kristen Bell, Anna Chlumsky, RuPaul, LeVar Burton, […]

  • PODCASTS
    The New Bedtime Story Is a Podcast

    Ben Stone-Zelman, who plays Luke on the paranormal podcast show “The Ghost of Jessica Majors,” says his character is “like a nerd for ghosts.” CreditBryan Anselm for The New York Times James Kee, a 7-year-old from San Francisco, has found something even better than TV. Since the NPR podcast for kids “Wow in the World” debuted […]