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Now weekly (mostly), this show launched in mid 2015 and offers a UK perspective on the world of podcasting, DIY media-making, social audio and personal broadcasting. It's produced by EMC, the 'Easy Media' company and recorded in London, Bristol and SW England.

Oct 8, 2018

It's a podcast watchfest as we link to catchup videos from Nextradio, OzPod, Radio Days Europe and International Podcast Day. Also Google, Facebook and Instagram all doing interesting things with audio.

  • Watch this year's NextRadio sessions from last month's London conference at
  • Leo La Porte's weekly webshow "TWIG - This Week In Google" featured the Chief Digital Writer for the Columbia Journalism Review Matthew Ingram, talking about his recent article ""The podcast bubble is bursting".
  • In a week's time, the BBC will be launching a new podcast called Multi Story. It offers a collection of personal stories following a different theme each week handpicked from audio that has previously aired on Local Radio stations. Go to
  • Google is launching a "Google Podcasts" Creator program. Applications are welcomed till mid November and the first round kicks off in January 2019. It'll partner with US non-profit Public Radio Exchange - PRX - , which alongside a global advisory committee, will select teams to receive mentorship, seed funding, and an intensive 20-week training course. You can learn more and apply to the program on PRX’s Google Podcasts creator program website.



  • Spotify had released a Podcast Creators portal. The big change for self-hosted  podcasters - which there are still a LOT of - is that they can now ALSO get their podcasts onto Spotify. They’re NOT hosting the audio files themselves, just enabling syndication for the shows. The new portal is at


Moviepro is an app for iOS which allows you to select Bluetooth earphones as the audio source. It's paid and available at





This podcast was presented by Kyle Hannan, founder of EMC, the Easy Media Company. He does not have a course to sell or a product to promote. He works as a corporate podcast specialist who just loves podcasting and wants to share it with more people. That is all.