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I have been enjoying podcasts since 2005 and I wanted an app that let me consume and manage podcasts the way I wanted. Subscribe, download and listen to your favorite ones while on the go.FEATURES Background Refresh (iOS 7 and up only) Keep track of all of your podcast subscriptions Download over WiFi, 3G or Edge and in the background (on supported devices) Download multiple episodes at once (up to 3 on WiFi and 2 on cellular). Support for Password Protected feeds Sync subscriptions, episode playback positions and playlists between your devices with iCloud Universal App Full retina display support Search in all views to find that podcast or episode you are looking for Play audio in the background Custom playlists with filtering options by podcast, episodes and more. Support for continuous playback (toggle it on now playing screen just below time elapsed). All device orientations supported with configurable option in the settings You can unsubscribe to podcasts and still have them on your device. Use that for those less than stellar podcasts! Full VoiceOver supportPLAYBACK Variable playback speed 0.75x, 1x, 1.25x, 1.5x, 2x Playback speed remembered per podcast Support for podcasts with chapters and chapter images (MP3 and M4A) Use your headset controls including Bluetooth car controls (when paired) to play/pause, jump forward or back 30 seconds Sleep timer Beautifully rendered show notes Onscreen controls for jumping ahead 30 seconds, or jump back 30. Gesture Support on the now playing screen (when the podcast logo is showing) to aid in hands free use Double-tap to play/pause Swipe up to toggle playback speed Swipe left/right to rewind/fast-forward Home of the L gesture for the 2 minute Leo jump. See Settings and Gestures for more and for customizing rewind/fast-forward gestures Support for AirPlay, watch or listen to those podcasts on your big screen Support for external display of videos for devices that support an external display (get the Apple HDMI adapter) Watch or listen to your favorite podcasts with a familiar layout Customizable options like Auto-Play on connect to start playing the last playing podcast when you plug your headphones in (some restrictions, settings, playback, general).FIND NEW PODCASTS QUICK Find your podcasts by title, keyword or by author Browse the top podcasts by category Manually add podcasts with a URL Support for Password Protected feeds Option to download a single episode Browse the web in the app to find podcasts to add. Browser will prompt if you tap a link that is podcast feed. Import Podcast subscriptions for episodes that are already in your device from iTunes Import your OPML file from iTunes or other iOS podcast app - Import your podcasts in record time - Import process allows you exclude podcasts before processing Import media by using iTunes File Sharing feature Add your existing audiobooks (non-password protected ones) using iTunes File Sharing feature Add previously downloaded podcasts from your computer using iTunes file sharing feature (see settings and import media for details).MORE Completely customizable to meet your podcasts needs. Swipe across a podcast or episode to access additional options Podcast settings allow you to set the days the podcast typically comes out or the number of days between. Specify the number of episodes to download when new ones are available Share the podcast information via email with your friends Post to Twitter or Facebook from the now playing screenCONTACTEmail: tap Help tab and tap Email SupportTwitter: @Joeisanerd* If a feed doesn't work, then let me know so I can take a look at itRequires iOS 6.1 or higher.
What's new in this version:
PLEASE NOTE: There is a small bug that is causing the app to crash for some users. This happens when there are episodes with no publish date. I'll have a fix submitted shortly.+UI changes in a number of areas of the app+New cleaner look for podcasts and episodes lists.+Multi-select options updated to use more standard controls for easier use.+On the podcasts tab you can now edit and select multiple podcasts and take action on those selected podcasts all at once.+New setting under Playback and Co... See all new features »