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Australia’s oldest and most reputable newspaper, Betoota Advocate, makes the move into podcasting with Acast

Posted by Acast on Feb 16, 2018 10:57:11 AM

The Betoota Advocate, a small and independent regional newspaper from far-west Queensland and arguably Australia’s oldest newspaper, has announced they will be taking the plunge into podcasting. The podcasts will be hosted on the Acast platform, the world’s leading technology infrastructure for audio on demand and podcasts, and will be available on iTunes, the Acast app and wherever you go to listen to your podcasts.

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Topics: Podcast, australia

Announcing the Acast Audio Residency at OnAir Fest

Posted by Acast on Jan 24, 2018 12:31:52 PM

This year, Acast is a presenting sponsor for the NYC based OnAir Fest happening March 1-4.

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Topics: Podcast, Industry, Innovation, Radio

Spotlight on Sweden: Veckans Bläcka

Posted by Acast on Jan 22, 2018 9:50:01 AM

Each week, we'll feature podcasts from around the Acast universe. First up is the Veckans Bläcka podcast out of our Swedish office.

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Topics: Podcast, Sweden

Listen Up! Skullduggery from Yahoo 

Posted by Acast on Jan 12, 2018 3:00:00 PM

Acast has been working with Yahoo News and Yahoo Finance for a while now and we wanted to tell you about the newest show from Yahoo News.

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Topics: Podcast

Whiting Wongs selected as USA Today podcast pick!

Posted by Acast on Nov 4, 2017 1:00:00 AM

Woke up this morning to see a cool feature on a brand new Acast hosted show “Whiting Wongs with Dan Harmon and Jessica Gao” in USA Today! The show was selected to be this week's podcast pick and we love to see our creators getting recognized. Read the piece here.

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Topics: Podcast

Winning the Ford award with photo of Simon and team

Posted by Acast on Oct 26, 2017 9:00:00 AM

This week Acast HQ team member Simon Schmitz, Jianing, and Niklas went to Paris for a hackathon with Ford. They competed against developers from around the world to create the best car play experience for podcasts.

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Topics: Industry, Innovation

The Swedish Serial Gets Man Acquitted After 13 Years In Jail

Posted by Acast on Jun 16, 2017 5:00:00 PM

True crime podcasts are v hot right now. For the past 4 years, Swedish investigative duo Anton Berg and Martin Johnson have been making a podcast exploring Sweden's most controversial criminal cases. AND, this summer, they cracked a 13 year old murder mystery resulting in the release of Kaj Linna from jail after 13 years. 

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Topics: In The Media, Podcast, Sweden

These Are The Top 5 Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Posted by Acast on Jun 8, 2017 4:00:00 PM

Looking for some great business podcasts? Check out this curated list featured in Entrepreneur by a guy with great entrepneurial spritis, Acast Co-Founder Karl Rosander.

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Topics: Podcast

Where does all the radio money go?

Posted by Acast on Jun 1, 2017 5:00:00 PM

The question on everyone’s mind these days is what is next for radio! Co-founder Karl Rosander shared his thoughts on the evolution and revolution of the $33 billion radio market with MediaPost.

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Topics: Podcast, Industry, Radio