Apple popularized podcasting. But they’ve never been very keen. Not enough profit. Most podcasts are free, you see.
The default Apple podcast app has never been one of the best. For years it was iTunes. Then they finally spun off a dedicated Podcasts app.
In 2015 I tried and failed to switch to better alternatives:
Sadly, I couldn’t see enough advantage over the default Apple software.
- improved sleep timer
- speed up podcasts by 1.2x or 1.4x. The apple default only offers 1.5x.
- easier to share a specific episode in many ways
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