Listen: More on the BBC Blocking its Podcasts & Apple Releases iOS 12.2
"Story yesterday about the BBC blocking its podcasts from Google assistance and Google podcasts has got significant coverage from publications across the world. We also hear that French pub Casta Radio France have done something similar though, they've not yet responded to our questions. Journalists and future is Ben Hammersley? Who coined the word podcast tweeted that quote, this seems to be insane. Dave winer who added the concept of enclosures to RSS feeds and us is held by many to have invented podcasting. Also tweeted a link to our story, highlighting the BBC's requirement for a license and user data Jellicoe anti-gay Williams tweeted that the BBC are quote setting a bad example and a dangerous precedent, especially for smaller. Producers like me, she carried on RSS feeds are the most democratic way to keep podcasts accessible and manageable Francisco is as Couiza likens it to shooting. Yourself in the foot before going for a walk. He doesn't think it's bad news for the industry as a whole and we liked Jonathan J. B webs alternative headline BBC's says not okay. Google top marks. Meanwhile, the European Union's new copyright directive to be voted on this week could make it illegal for podcast apps to link to podcasts or anything more than a snippet of text without a license or a payment and hard for podcast hosts to affect typically operate without large fines for copyright infringement and filter for uploads. So good news today, isn't it? In other news stream guys have announced support for radd across their platform at his NPR's podcast, analytics technology, pod news itself. Already tags are podcasts with rats tax anguish, learning company Bamble has signed vox nest as the exclusive distribution partner for Babbel's. First US-based podcast multi-language apple has released twelve point two which displays f. Sewed numbers. More clearly in the apple podcasts app would recommend you. Use the episode tags that good for excessive ability. Meanwhile, apple announced a lot of things yesterday, including new credit card zarroli and a net flicks imitation. There was no news though, about podcasting"