Stitcher for Podcasts

Stitcher for Podcasts

Stitcher for Podcasts

By Stitcher, Inc.

  • Category: News
  • Release Date: 2019-02-02
  • Current Version: 9.2.13
  • Adult Rating: 12+
  • File Size: 108.12 MB
  • Developer: Stitcher, Inc.
  • Compatibility: iOS 10.0+
Score: 3.58
3.58
From 2,305 Ratings

Description

Stitcher plays your favorite podcasts and radio, whether you're having an adventure on your commute or laughing out loud at home. Explore shows from NPR, WNYC, the New York Times, Earwolf, BBC and more. Stream or download podcasts and listen to internet radio with our free app. Find shows on news, comics, true crime, and more for the curious listener, including classics like This American Life, The Daily, Fresh Air, and Joe Rogan. Stitcher also has exclusive back catalog episodes of Freakonomics, WTF with Marc Maron, True Crime Garage, Comedy Bang! Bang! and many more Earwolf shows plus ad-free, original content on Stitcher Premium, including the Marvel comics based, Wolverine: The Long Night. P.S. If you liked Howl, you’ll love Stitcher. KEY FEATURES Listen on Demand Or download podcasts for later Personalized Front Page Use Stitcher as your news app and podcast hub to receive updates in real-time based your favorites and recommendations based on your listening Custom Playlists Create personal radio station type playlists of your favorite podcasts for long drives, commuting, or other hands-full activities Exclusive Premium Podcasts and Back Catalogs Subscribe to Stitcher Premium for exclusive content from shows you love and original Stitcher productions Smart Speaker Integrations Now features an Amazon Alexa skill and connects to Sonos speaker systems. Supports CarPlay and integrations with over 50 other car models from Ford, GM, Mazda, BMW, Jaguar, Landrover and many more GETTING STARTED Download the free Stitcher app Sign in with Google, Facebook or your email Select your favorite genres, networks, or podcasts in our tutorial Start listening by tapping the play button anywhere on your Front Page OR Tap the magnifying glass in the upper right corner to search for podcasts Click on a show, then use the plus button to add to your Favorites and listen later Stitcher offers podcasts you won’t find using other internet radio apps. Our podcasts cover a wide array of topics from news to comics, crime, politics and more. AWARDS & PRAISE - 20 Best Apps - TechCrunch - Essential Driving App - Wired.com - 12 Best Entertainment Apps - PC World

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Reviews

Tired of the Problems

2
I wish this app worked correctly. It has great features but most of the time, especially in my car, it won’t play certain episodes or overrides another app I’m listening to. This makes what should be a seamless drive, a potential for distracted driving because I can’t make this app play what I want, when I want. Not using it or not opening the app isn’t enough. I now have to uninstall it. I’m done.
By SirenPacific

Using Stitcher is a mirthless slog

1
I only use Stitcher because one specific podcast I listen to hosts their back catalog on Podbean (which Stitcher uses). Downloading the episodes is such an awful experience, though, that sometimes I just give up and listen to another podcast that hosts its files on a server that has better than a 56k modem connection. There are other things that make Stitcher an unenjoyable experience as well, but I have so little investment that I’m going to spend my time doing something else instead.
By GreenPrell

Why the paywall?

1
Podcasts I listen to for free on other appsare behind the premium payment on Stitcher. I don’t see any reason to pay for something I get for free elsewhere.
By Snoogins42

Most shows download slow if at all

1
I used to think the Apple podcast app was the worst, shows would interrupt frequently but at least episodes would download. I’ve been using Stitcher now for nearly a year and can’t take it anymore. Some podcasts download as fast as would be expected on WiFi, but most seem to take as long to download as listening to the entire show. Many just freeze halfway through downloading. Stitcher’s tech support claims this is the fault of the podcasts themselves and to contact them directly about the issue; no I’m not DMing a dozen of my favorite podcasters to complain about tech problems they would have no clue how to solve. Stitcher stinks, but so does every other podcatcher I’ve ever tried.
By Kenny Rhodes

Love the app. Love Vanished

5
Great pod cast app and great podcast
By Brutallyblondewife

A little shaky

3
Resume episode after playing in PC browser rarely works. Had to reinstall this version due to expired content error that prevented playing.
By sgibson5150

Why?

2
4$ for premium? I pay 9$ for Netflix and the spend billions in creative fees. Customer service is absent.
By spcarver

I used to love it

1
I had stitcher premium for nearly two years, but could no longer justify it. The app crashes and freezes frequently, and refuses to play podcasts. If you don’t have premium, the app is riddled with ads. It’s no longer for me.
By JesseLane93

Commercials in the paid service?

3
I purchased Stitcher Premium when a favorite show of mine put their last season on Premium-only. I found a few others and kept it going. Now there are more and more of these A-cast commercials wedged into my shows, and I’m not digging it. I’ve become so annoyed that the little chime signaling the start of one will break me from a dead sleep in an annoyed range to fast forward through it. They’re often promoting shows I’m not interested in or makeup and skin products. As a spoiled human still able to pay for services, I don’t like paying for commercials. Those shows I bought Premium for have concluded and while the interface is MUCH MUCH friendlier than Apple’s podcasting app I don’t think I’m renewing for another year. Thanks for the EOS10!
By Askntellin

Love the hair Game with Eric

5
Thank you Eric for informing us what’s going on on this hard time love to hear you.
By Roselinsa

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