Pocket Casts announces Web Player 2.0 Beta, adds many features from the Android app
Apparently, the devs have been surprised by the popularity of the web player, which until now has had a fairly rudimentary feature set. Realising that the web player was actually the primary listening platform for many users forced a rethink that ultimately led to this big 2.0 beta update, which is ground up rewrite.
Pocket Casts was one of the first podcast players to do a really well-synced web player (syncing listening progress and subscriptions between devices and their web player) and more recently Player FM has also started a similar functionality. The two services have their own strengths and weaknesses so it is a personal choice.
|Pocket Casts announces Web Player 2.0 Beta, adds many features from the Android app
I listen to podcasts on an almost daily basis (including the excellent Android Police podcast, of course), and for as long as I can remember, my app of cho... by Scott Scrivens in Applications, Design, News, Podcast