Public Radio & Podcast

Public Radio & Podcast

100,000 - 500,000 downloads

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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 such as NPR, PBS, APM, BBC, and CBC etc.

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.

FEATURES:
- Live streams from 300+ NPR, BBC, and CBC member 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

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Recently changed in this version

2.11.0
Sep 11, 2014
* Automatically add to download if set as unplayed or move out of played playlist
* Ask for confirmation when remove an item from bookmarks
* Description text size is adjustable in Playing tab
* Remove web news
* UI layout tweak
* Add radio: WTIP, CKUA
* Add podcast: This Week in Enterprise Tech, The Read, The Jimmy Dore Show, The Positive Mind with Armand DiMele, Curious City, Thrilling Adventure Hour, Nature Podcast, Texas Tribune TribCast, and more...


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

    by Vincent Ellis on 19/09/2014

    Love it.

  • (67 stars)

    by Tom Crider on 14/09/2014

    Works like a charm.

  • (67 stars)

    by Don Husby on 13/09/2014

    It's refreshing to see an app that's really well designed and implemented.

  • (67 stars)

    by Rex Freeman on 13/09/2014

    NPC and BBC just draws a blank however, despite having many shows by default on the menu system.

  • (67 stars)

    by Christopher Hayes on 12/09/2014

    Easily the best choice for public radio. Destroys the NPR app simply by working. So many choices and developer is exceptionally responsive and positively attentive.

  • (67 stars)

    by Vic Yuschuk on 11/09/2014

    Good GUI, focused, well maintained. I only use it for podcasts.

  • (67 stars)

    by Dianna Thomson on 08/09/2014

    The app has worked fine for me. However, the podcasts are showing up on my music player app, which is not deleting them when this app does. My storage is full, phone is slow, and I'm going to have to manually delete the podcasts. Yuk.