Editors' Note: The "Download Now" link directs you to the iTunes App Store, where you must continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed in order to open the link, and you must have an active iTunes account to download the application. This download may not be available in some countries.
Download and listen to your favorite podcasts directly from your iOS device without the need to sync with iTunes."Downcast Is the Best Podcast Downloader and Player for iPhone" - Lifehacker"Downcast: Probably The Best Podcast Downloader for iPad and iPhone" - Wired Gadget LabFeatures+ Search, subscribe to and download audio and video podcasts of any size+ Video and audio AirPlay support+ Manually subscribe to podcasts via URL + Download podcasts automatically (including resuming downloads) + Download podcasts in the background (for supported devices) + Browse and download older podcast episodes + Auto-update podcasts + Settings for auto-download and episode retention (globally and per-podcast) + Import podcast feeds via OMPL + Export podcasts and OPML files to your computer and other 3rd party apps+ Support for password-protected feeds + Play audio in the background (for supported devices) + .5x, 1x, 1.25, 1.5x, 1.75x, 2x, 2.5x, 2.75x and 3x speed playback + Chapters support for enhanced podcasts+ Stream episodes without downloading + Control audio with Bluetooth or other headphone remote controls + Create and edit "smart" playlists + View podcast details and episode show notes + View embedded images in podcast episodes + Rename podcasts with long or unwieldy names + Gesture support+ Integrated help+ Sleep timer-----------------------------------------If you encounter a bug or have a feature request please send an email to email@example.com or contact us on Twitter @DowncastApp. Thanks!
What's new in this version:
+ Added information link to DAR.fm+ Fixed lyrics display bug+ Added lyrics display to episode details view+ Added support "Now Playing" info on lock screen+ iOS 5 compatibility fixes+ Bug fixesiCloud sync is being worked on for the next update!