Organization: Google

Organization: Google
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Addendum to the Google Transcription Story

March 29, 2019
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In Other Google News: Local News and Transcriptions

Automatically-generating transcripts, and a news initiative.

March 28, 2019
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Platform Neutral: Google v. BBC?

Well that’s interesting. The BBC has pulled its podcasts from parts of the Google Podcasts ecosystem, meaning that the People’s Programming is, at this writing, no longer accessible via Google Assistant on Google smart speakers and devices. In a blog published on Tuesday morning Kieran Clifton, the director of BBC Business and Development, explained the […]

March 26, 2019
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Google Podcast Creators Program: Interview with PRX’s Kerri Hoffman and Google’s Zack Reneau-Wedeen

This interview was conducted at the Third Coast International Podcast Festival, on October 5, 2018. It was originally linked to in the October 9, 2018 edition of Hot Pod. KERRI HOFFMAN, CEO OF PRX Q: Since announcing the program, how has the response been so far? A: In 24 hours, we’ve gotten applications from India, […]

October 8, 2018
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Google partners with PRX on… diversity?

The “Google Podcasts creator program” hopes to help “remove barriers to podcasting, increase the diversity of voices in the industry, and to make sure content is available for all audiences.”

October 4, 2018
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Google reportedly working on experimental podcast app

And I’d pay some attention to this.

August 23, 2018
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Information v. Experience

Does Google’s core expertise — as a search engine that powerfully indexes of the world’s information — gives it a clear and solid edge in addressing podcasts?

July 26, 2018
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Follow-up to Digital News Report and Google Podcast App

Plus: Cadence13 partners with UTA on an “influencer” podcast network

June 23, 2018
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Could Google’s new podcast app change the way we understand the Average Podcast Listener?

IN PLAY. The hope had always been for more. Or, at least, for another. On Tuesday, Google officially launched its standalone podcast app for Android. As of right now, it is available for download in the Google Play store. This was well expected, given the steady drumbeat of preview posts that Google had collaborated with […]

Plus: Dean Cappello leaves WNYC, Chris Hardwick accused of emotional abuse, and the global scene.

June 19, 2018
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Google wants to do for podcasts on Android what Apple did for podcasts on iOS

GOOGLY EYED. You might have already heard about Google’s new strategy around podcast servicing on Android devices — I briefly linked to it last week after my whole spiel on the Apple HomePod — that the search giant announced through the content marketing blog of Pacific Content, the Canadian branded podcast studio. The announcement was […]

May 1, 2018