Past simply Google Podcasts, YouTube has begun rolling out a brand new function that permits US customers to take heed to podcasts on the YouTube Music app.
Listeners will be capable to hear podcasts on-demand, offline, within the background, and whereas casting. They may even be capable to change between audio-video variations on YouTube Music.
Like most different podcast apps, YouTube Music will function curated content material in classes like enterprise, comedy, and gaming, in addition to steered podcasts primarily based on a consumer’s listening historical past.
The announcement additionally notes that listeners is not going to want a YouTube Music or YouTube Premium subscription to entry podcast content material offline or proceed streaming it within the background.
The rollout can be gradual, so customers might not see the choice instantly out there. Google Podcasts stays untouched.
YouTube additionally plans to roll out the function to different areas at a future date.
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