This is the most expensive year of your life

    Turning 31 is going to cost a pretty penny. That’s the age when people are likely to spend the most money in their entire lives, shelling out up to $60,000 in that single year, according to a recent survey by credit score company ClearScore. ClearScore surveyed 3,000 people aged 25 and over, and had each […]

    Funding For Female Entrepreneurs In the UK Takes A Tumble

    This month’s International Women’s Day celebrations prompted lots of warm words about the importance of boosting female entrepreneurship and supporting female small business directors. But new research suggests investors in the UK are failing to follow through on the rhetoric, with women-led start-up and scale-up businesses actually raising less money than last year than in […]

    What’s In Manchester For The Indian Startups?

    Currently, home to over “2,000 foreign companies” and over “10K startups” from across the world, Manchester that has witnessed the glory of industrial revolution during the 16th and 17th centuries, is still one of the key-enablers of digital ecosystem in the world. Historian and Author Peter Hall in his book, The First Industrial City: Manchester 1760–1830 had stated, “Manchester was without […]

  • Branded Podcasts Are The Ads People Actually Want To Listen To

    Brands aren’t just blanketing podcasts with discount codes—they’re taking over entire podcast series in the hopes of turning avid listeners into buyers. [Photo: Rawpixel] BY MELISSA LOCKER6 MINUTE READ Podcasts are becoming big business not only for creators, but for advertisers. Podcast advertising is on track to hit more than $220 million in 2017, up 85% from 2016. And now […]

    The 12 Best True Crime Podcasts Of 2018

    The top true crime podcasts of 2018. Picture: iTunes True crime podcasts are some of the most popular in the world – just think of the runaway success of Serial. But which crime-related podcasts do you need to listen to in 2018? Here are the podcasts we’re keeping an eye on…The Casefile ‘Fact is scarier than […]

    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 […]

    The 5 Best Podcast Apps for Android and iPhone

      Podcasts apps can help elevate your listening experience. Phone: Getty Images From true crime murder mysteries like S-Town to shows that provide smart commentary on culture, technology, and business like Still Processing, there’s reason to believe we’re in the golden age of podcasts. But without podcast apps to organize your podcasts and easily discover new favorites, digging into […]

  • Could A Very Fatal Murder kill off the true-crime podcast?

     S-Town reporter Brian Reed. Photograph: Andrea Morales ‘Do you know the girl who was shot then brutally stabbed over and over until her face was barely recognisable?” If you’re familiar with the gory juggernaut of a genre that is the true-crime podcast, you will know this scenario is only a slight exaggeration – and that […]