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IOS Podcast APP

Apple Released a Podcast app today.  Rumored to be available only when IOS 6 was released, I was surprised to see it this early.  Here is short run through of the application and how it looks on the iPad.  Features on the iPhone are the same but screen layouts are obviously a bit different.

The new tiled interface showing your collection of podcasts

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Tapping a tile shows you a list of episodes, the unplayed items, the ability to to download, and information about the episode.

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Playback screen gives you 10 sec rewind, 30 sec advance, forward, and reverse button.

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A swipe gesture and you are greeted a very graphical slider allowing to seek or advance to the section you want to listen to.  There is also an integrated message button that allows you to tweet, message, or email the episode.

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Tapping on the far button gives you a sleep timer which is really nice addition if you listen to podcasts at night.

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All in all it is a great little app which will hopefully increase in functionality as time goes on and comparing to the native app, it is miles ahead.

By |2012-06-26T23:13:11+00:00June 26th, 2012|IOS Apps|1 Comment

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I am an enthusiast with more than 25 years of experience and passion in computer technology. For the past 10 years I have been drawn to home theater, media distribution, portable devices, and home storage solutions. I strive to stay current in consumer technology and I am constantly experimenting with different products and philosophies to achieve the best results. I spend most of my free time trying, testing, and experimenting with various hardware and software products and endeavor to pass on whatever I learn to others.

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