Public Radio & Podcast

Public Radio & Podcast


(3 stars)


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If you like listening to public radio, this is the app for you. This is your one stop app for all your needs to access to the latest news, radio programs and podcasts from public radio networks nation wide, including all major public broadcasting networks.

With home screen widget, your favorite radios/podcasts are just at the tip of your fingers.

This is ads supported app. With in-app purchase ads can be removed. There's no any functionality difference between ads supported and ads free version.

- Live streams from 300+ public radio stations
- Restart the audio play from where it is left before
- Pause/resume audio play on incoming phone
- Ability to skip the beginning part of the podcast
- Set your favorite radio station as alarm
- Sleep mode to turn off radio after scheduled time
- Play in background
- Download and play it any time you want
- Instance search as you type
- Ability to save download to SD card
- Ability to add new radio station manually
- Ability to add new podcast manually
- Home screen widget for easy play control and quick access
- Chromecast support

Note for users with Android KitKat or above:
If you just updated to KitKat and use the SD card as download location, please go to the settings of this app and reset the download location to SD card.

For Lollipop users: Lock screen widget is no longer supported by Lollipop. Please use the notification on lock screen instead.

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Recently changed in this version

May 19, 2015
* Custom the playback controls on the compact notification (maximum two playback controls allowed)
* Fix artwork flickering
* Ad podcast: Waking Up, This Week in Virology, Irish and Celtic Music Podcast, Design Matters, The New York Public Library Podcast
* Update radio: WOJB

Comments and ratings for Public Radio & Podcast
  • (50 stars)

    by Nathan C on 16/05/2015

    Using android (nexus 6). If I close app from the task bar by swiping, it will stop audio and close program. Then five seconds later it will start playing audio again, but program is closed. I must reopen app and hit stop. Problem bc I work retail and customers walk up to me and I must stop audio quickly. 2nd, 'Marketplace' downloads successfully but then when I go to episode it says error. I must

  • (50 stars)

    by Tim Weaver on 13/05/2015

    Love auto download an customizable play lists.

  • (50 stars)

    by colten tucker on 12/05/2015

    This needs A LOT of work with things like the interface and mine randomly stops working but I love it and I think the developer's should keep working on it

  • (50 stars)

    by Jacob Cybulski on 11/05/2015

    Used to be great. Last update is useless. Deleted all my podcasts. Does not find anything. Only ads work.

  • (50 stars)

    by Bj Moritz on 09/05/2015

    Love all the podcasts. Informative and entertaining.

  • (50 stars)

    by Jules Fox on 08/05/2015

    The interface is hard to operate: to set your alarm time you need to go to a completely different screen than to start your alarm and I haven't discovered how to reliably turn on the alarm so it will go off in the morning.

  • (50 stars)

    by hamid rad on 07/05/2015

    Can't live without it

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