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“We want something easy for Post journalists to go into, find, and embed within their stories, and to get the whole organization thinking: what’s the best way to get a user to understand and engage with a story?”
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“I’m not at Audible to build podcasts. I’m at Audible to start a revolution. In the way audio is produced, and in the way audio is distributed.”
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The podcast/audio world has been waiting for Audible to make its big move into the space. It’s here, including original content from major publishers like The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Jeff Bezos’ Washington Post.
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The series isn’t overtly promotional, but its tone is very different from that of recent true crime coverage like Serial and Making a Murderer.
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New podcast companies aren’t “working to solve the journalistic problem that a legacy organization like NPR fights to negotiate.”
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Plus: 1 in 5 Americans now listens to podcasts (sort of), Night Vale expands, and WNYC goes local and limited-run to cover gentrification in Brooklyn.
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“It makes sense to me as a consumer of content to have this feature — so why doesn’t it exist yet?”
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“I worry about big money pouring into podcasting…I really, really hope that all the money pouring into podcasting won’t bury tiny, weird independent podcasts.”
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The Post and Amazon owner met with the paper’s staffers in a town hall meeting this morning.
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Plus, 21st Century Fox invests in a new podcast network, and some thoughts on the second season of Serial.
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