Former Free Radio Regional Content Director Mike Newman has been hired by Audioboom as Head of Content Partnerships in the UK.
BBC Radio 3 has launched a new programme and podcast for music fans who are curious about classical music.
BBC Director, Radio & Education James Purnell says he would like to see an official way to measure the popularity of podcasts.
Edison Research will be unveiling the results of a new study on Podcasting in a keynote address at Podcast Movement in Philadelphia.
Acast has announced its monthly listens have doubled year on year and have now passed the 100 million mark.
Union JACK is bringing back Geoff Lloyd’s Hometown Glory programme for a second series.
BBC Radio 2's Drivetime presenter Simon Mayo has been reunited with his old co-host Matt Williams.
A new app dedicated to Podcasts has launched on Google's Android platform, and via Google Assistant.
Somethin' Else has launched a new division called Sound Directions to deal with the creation of podcasts.
Audioboom has secured more new funding of £4.5m from a mixture of current and new investors.
A new cricket podcast from BBC Radio 5 live and BBC Asian Network features chat, debate and special guests with a focus on the South Asian cricketing community.
BBC 5 Live's Kermode and Mayo's Film Review picked up the Listeners' Choice Award, Voted for by the public, at this year's British Podcast Awards in London.
Wireless Group has launched a new in-house digital audio production unit titled Wireless Studios.
Audioboom has withdrawn its proposed takeover of Triton Digital, the company has announced in a trading update.
Love Sport, in collaboration with XAPPmedia, is offering 10 of its fan programmes as podcasts designed for use on Smart Speakers.
30 second commercials will be added to BBC podcasts for listeners around the world as part of the deal with Acast.
A brand new podcast series has been produced in Australia looking at the power of radio production and those who sit at the desk and create audio magic.
BBC Hard Talk Presenter Stephen Sackur is to host a series of special programmes scrutinising the state of the so-called BRIC economies.
Nominees for the British Podcast Awards 2018 include Ed Miliband, Russell Brand, Edith Bowman, Will Young, Josh Widdicombe, Cariad Lloyd, Blue Planet II and over sixty other UK-based shows.
Two reporters from BBC Radio Sheffield are baring all in a new series of podcasts about body image and nudity, and will insist their guests get naked too.
Stephen Fry returns to podcasting with a new documentary series called Stephen Fry’s Great Leap Years – the stories behind inventions.
Research on audio consumption habits conducted with Ipsos, covering key markets of US, UK, and Australia.
The Guardian's Head of Audio, Jason Phipps, is heading back to the BBC to be the corporation's first Commissioning Editor of Podcasts.
BBC Radio 5 live has begun a new podcast about weather, hosted by weather presenters Simon King and Clare Nasir.
A new report from @global says advertising in podcasts represents an untapped opportunity.
The BBC Director of Radio and Music, Bob Shennan, has given more detail about a new BBC audio app that's in development and announced that he will be appointing a Podcast Commissioner.
Lagardere Publicite, one of the major media sales house in France, has selected AdsWizz’s audio-centric digital advertising platform as its advertising solution for its podcast inventory.
The BBC World Service and Norway’s NRK are joining forces on a new podcast-first production, Death in Ice Valley.
Classic FM has launched a new free podcast series called Case Notes, hosted by the More Music Breakfast presenter Tim Lihoreau.
Episode five of the My Decade in Radio by Polly James podcast is out now with Sarah Champion and Pete Donaldson.
Geoff Lloyd is back on commercial radio next month with a series of six weekend programmes on DAB service Union JACK.
Episode 2 of the My Decade in Radio by Polly James podcast is out with special guest Steve Allen off of LBC.
A snap-shot into the professional life of a self-confessed, radio obsessive, host of 'Fighting Talk' on BBC 5 Live, Colin Murray.
The British Podcast Awards are returning for a second year, with comedian and podcaster Nish Kumar announced as the chair of judges this time.
Capital South Wales co-host Polly James is recording a podcast series focussing on the radio industry.
BBC Radio 1 is bringing back comedy to its schedule, but putting it in a new 'late night' between 3am and 4am.
BBC Radio 5 live is launching three new podcast series this month, including a brand new series with Colin Murray.
Reports say Apple has acquired Pop Up Archive, the online search platform which can transcribe, organise, and search audio files.
BBC Radio 1 presenter Cel Spellman has hosted a series of podcasts produced by Audio Impressions.
Wisebuddah has launched a brand new audio documentary series from Sunday Times best-selling author Bill Bryson, Appliance of Science, made for Audible Studios.
MP Ed Miliband and former Absolute Radio presenter Geoff Lloyd have teamed up to host a new podcast.
The Badass Woman’s Hour show and podcast from talkRADIO has won the Diversity in Media Awards’ Radio Programme of the Year.
Planning is underway for Radiodays 2018 in Vienna, with over 1,500 radio professionals from over 60 countries expected to attend.
BBC Radio Lancashire has launched a new weekly podcast showcasing some of their highlights.
Digital radio station Fun Kids is claiming the title of World's Biggest Kids Podcaster, as it launches another all about reading.
A new awards ceremony just for podcasts hopes to discover and reward top pods.
Get ready for Flintoff, Savage and the Ping Pong Guy.
Marverine Cole has launched the UK’s first podcast dedicated to women of colour.
Sound Women is launching a new podcast which aims to celebrate, inspire and develop women who work in the industry.
Wise Buddah Content has teamed up with the podcasting platform Acast to host 20 episodes of the long-running series Art of Artists.