Audio

Audio, Podcasts

5,331,034 Podcasts

Based in part on a short thread I posted on Twitter the other day. Spotify sent out a notification the other day that proudly proclaimed....

Audio, Podcasts

Podcasts in Twitter

Note: This is a slightly expanded version of a Twitter thread that I published earlier today. Last week came news that Twitter was...

Cycling, Podcasts

L’Étape du Tour 2022

There is an accompanying podcast to this blog! Listen at the bottom of the piece or follow this link. I’ve done a few sportives over...

Audio, Radio

RAJAR Q1 2022

This post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the many years, and...

Audio, Podcasts

Podcast Listens or Listeners? What’s the Difference and Why It Matters

This weekend there was a nice interview in The Observer Magazine with Chris and Rosie Ramsey, who make one of the UK’s most popular...

Audio, Podcasts

Ofcom UK Podcast Survey 2022

A year ago, Ofcom published some podcast data and since I didn’t see any other analysis of it, I published my take on their data on...

Radio

RAJAR Q4 2021

This post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the many years, and...

Audio

Crossfading in Music Streaming Apps

I think it’s fair to say that based on functionality and widespread adoption, Spotify has the best music streaming app. If somebody...

Audio, Podcasts, Radio

The Infinite Dial 2021 UK

41% of the UK population listens to podcasts each month. That’s probably the headline finding from some new research that will be of...

Audio, TV

Broadcast v Streaming

On an episode of Richard Osman’s House of Games that aired at the start of this week, there was a question in the Distinctly Average...