We hope you’re enjoyed the short (work) week if you’re in the US, or enjoyed seeing everyone tweet about it if you’re not. In the meantime, let’s talk Shuffle!
What’s New In The App
Expanded Search: We’ve now added podcast categories to the search page. To keep track of your favorite clips, you can also subscribe to the categories you’re most interested in. (Thanks @gunjan619)
Easier Transcriptions: We know you’re enjoying transcription search, so we’ve refined it and made it even better. (s/o @naka)
Lock Screen on Lock: For anyone having trouble with play/pause on the lock screen player, we’ve continued to fix any bugs associated with that.
Better Comment Section: Keep the conversation going by @ing your friends in the comment section :)
Bugs Bugs Bugs: The privacy eye has been moved, imported shows will show as subscribed in the app as well, and more!
People Are Talking, And They’re Saying Shuffle!
Liam Cardenas gets it absolutely right about the future of snackable audio and where we fit in :)Why audio-friendly collaborative livestreaming is the highest leverage form of content. You do an easy-to-produce livestream, and your distribution pipeline can become a massive force multiplier.
Chris Messina noticed (and clipped!) Prof Galloway basically arguing for why we existMan, they basically just made the case for . Hope takes a look! /cc getshuffle.app/highlight/this…
Scott Galloway @profgallowaySpoke to Tom Rogers of Engine Media & NBC Cable about Netflix (bullish), Apple’s decision to get into search, changing Facebook’s business model, and advice to young entrepreneurs Find us wherever you get your pods 🎧👉 https://t.co/J8fnwkvrh2 https://t.co/p1br82JXeX
Oh, and did we mention Forbes 30 Under 30 recognized our CEO Ada? (Not a clip, we’re just proud 😭)
Finally, Here’s Some Of Our Favorite Clips!