As you might expect, the main podcast landing page is a top chart of the popular shows across all categories.
There's a handy drop-down menu for categories above the list of popular podcasts, allowing you to filter out everything but the comedy options, for example.
bring podcasts to Google Play Music, and last week a collection of shows debuted in the web app.
This means that if you have a subscription to the service, all of your listening material is in one place -- just like Spotify.
The end credits of each show are read by Glass, and include a sound clip extracted out of context from some portion of that show, which Glass humorously attributes to previous WBEZ general manager Torey Malatia, who co-founded the show with Ira Glass in 1995.
Users can download five shows at a time for offline listening. Like everyone else here, I love the show, but I really hate this app.Plus a 24 hour live stream of episodes, exclusive audio, video and text extras, staff picks, searching by contributor, and more. The old version certainly wasn't perfect, but at least it worked!This app used to be the only thing that made my commute bearable..now it's ruined!The apps give you on-demand access to our entire radio archive, and the ability to download five episodes at a time for offline listening.You can also search stories by contributor, keep a lists of your favorite episodes and episodes you've heard, and access exclusive audio and video extras. Our i Phone app won a 2011 Webby Award for best mobile entertainment.We worked with the fine folks at PRX to build our apps.