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Going Global

The BBC World Service looks to follow up Death in Ice Valley and My Indian Life.

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BBC Podcasting in 2018

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In the UK, the podcast-to-TV pipeline is budding

A look at "Storypunk," one British television writer's gambit to make this a thing across the pond.

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The BBC Sounds App: Initial Impressions

On Tuesday night, at a glitzy event on London’s South Bank, there was a launch party for the BBC’s biggest product launch in a decade. The app in question, BBC Sounds, is intended to be a single location for all audio output from the corporation — radio, podcasts, music, archive material. Execs have been doing the media rounds all week, talking up the significance of this moment.

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What Xtrachat tells us about the BBC’s Podcast Strategy

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Exploring “The Receipts” on Radio 1Xtra

The BBC digital radio station recently picked up the women-of-colour-led conversational podcast.  It's a smart move.

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Slow Radio?

BBC Radio 3 parties with ASMR.

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Where is Podcasting up to in the UK?

Some things change, some things stay the same.

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A Top 40 Chart for UK Podcasts, or at least a dream of one.

James Purnell, the BBC's Director of Radio and Education, raises the need for a UK podcast chart.

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The Curious Problem of the BBC Sounds App

An uncertain rollout leads to bigger questions about the role of the public broadcaster in an on-demand audio world.

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Google wants to do for podcasts on Android what Apple did for podcasts on iOS

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Phew, we’ve apparently solved 97% of the podcast measurement problem — everybody relax

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Homepages may be dead, but are daily news podcasts the new front page?

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Hot Pod: The three numbers that mark the state of podcasting in 2017

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How can news organizations better prepare the next generation of editors?

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Is the BBC’s power to blame for the U.K. podcasting scene’s underdevelopment?

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