Pocket Casts v4.8
Podcast listening finally made easier.
Stay up to date with all the latest podcasts (or netcasts if you’re Leo) with one easy to use app. Simply add your favourite podcasts, and you’ll be able to stream or download new episodes as they become available.
– Instant refresh: Refresh 100 podcasts in the same time it takes other apps to do 1! (our server monitors your feeds, so your phone doesn’t have to)
– Stream or download without file size limits, over 3G or WIFI.
– Import your podcasts from Google Reader/Listen or via OPML.
– Sleep Timer! Fall asleep to your favourite boring podcasts.
– New episodes page, with configurable filters.
– Background downloading
– Widget (4×1) for controlling playback (tap artwork to jump back into app)
– Be notified when new episodes are available (optional)
– Landscape and large screen support
– Presto variable speed playback support.
– Quick skip feature, one tap of the screen and you can jump forward or back through your podcasts
– Download to SD Card or phone
– Search for podcasts, browse popular, browse categories or add by URL
– Supports audio & video podcasts
– Continuous playback with a playlist
– Download resume support
– Download two files at once, and feel like you’re from the future!
– Choose your own podcast images and titles
– Choose how many back episodes to keep per podcast
– Check for new episodes has a new option of “Schedule daily at…”
– Play downloaded episodes on your computer with the generated HTML file in your podcast directory.
– Share your favourite podcasts, episodes and positions in episodes.
– Try long press and the menu button for more options!
– Many more features coming soon!
At Shifty Jelly we’re die hard podcast fans, and this is the app we use every day, so why not join us? We can’t solve the eternal dilemma of who is better to listen to Tom or Molly…but maybe now you can…
> “Pocket Casts is a Gorgeous Cross-Platform Mobile Podcast Manager.” – Lifehacker
> “Pocket Casts is a must-have if you’re looking for a powerful (yet user-friendly and great looking) way to manage your podcast collection” – Macstories
> “Never cared for podcasts but this app has me hooked!!!” – Jessie
People sometimes ask us: How do you guys manage to maintain such a high level of awesome? To which we always reply: your mu…no wait, that wasn’t it. Ummm two Shifty Jelly developers walk into a bar…you’d think one of them would have seen it. ONE OF THEM! SEEEN IT! BAAAR! Oh never mind.
We fixed the playback issues some Samsung users were having. Because everybody deserves crystal clear playback, even those people with questionable taste in phones
The Pocket Casts live keynote just finished and all the leaked rumours were true!
– The discovery section now has a laser powered Trending podcasts chart, to help find new awesome podcasts*
– Lots of design tweaks using DesignerBrain technology(TM). Including improved images and better download notifications**
– Many bug fixes. So many. Really.
* Yes, real frickin’ lasers. PEW PEW PEW.
** A real designer was used but he was only mildly injured in the process.
Equal opportunity variable speed playback. Why should MP3s have all the fun? Welcome AAC and OGG!
Lights, camera, actionable notifications! Download or add to Up Next from your phone or swanky Wear watch.
Bzzzz. Bzzzz. You can now choose which podcasts to be notified of.
Super sweet Lollipop fixes. Brush twice daily and remember to floss. New interface isn’t ready to be licked (ewww?) yet.
Auto download now downloads all new episodes. See we can be serious. Stop emailing us Debbie Downer.