Amazon is turning Audible into a true podcast app, but it's got a long way to go
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Audible says it's adding 100,000 podcasts to its catalog that'll be accessible to both paying and non-paying users. This sets the company up to compete even more with Spotify and Apple Podcasts.
Audible is turning into more of a podcast app. The company announced today that its catalog now contains 100,000 free podcasts that are already available on other streaming platforms, including Pod Save America, This American Life, and Conan O'Brien Needs a Friend. The shows are now available through the app and will soon show up on Audible's podcast landing page. Listeners won't need a subscription to access these shows. This move sets Audible up to compete more earnestly against Spotify and Apple Podcasts, the two biggest names in the space, as well as other, smaller…
Ashley Carman
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