Player FM 3.5 for Android: Enhanced search, discovery, series settings, and more

Constantly updating and improving the app has always been our goal, in accordance with your feedback and ideas. Thanks to all who have left suggestions and special thanks to the beta community for ongoing discussions about how to keep bringing the awesome. We’re pleased to announce a major version bump from v3.1 to v3.5, and…

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Player FM v3.1 revamps podcasting experience

We’ve been listening to a lot of user feedback here and here, so after major features were introduced in v3.0, we worked on a design update based on feature requests by fellow podcast junkies. Night and AMOLED power-saving display themes A lot of us listen to podcasts at night. Enable the ‘Night’ theme mode under…

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Player FM 3.0 is here: Video with Catalogue, Enhanced Audio, Related Series, International curation

It’s been 1.5 years since 2.0 launched and it’s time for another big update! Before we run down the new features, thank you to all the users who have taken time to leave reviews and spread the word to their friends. And a special thanks to the awesome beta community for putting with our crazy…

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Player FM 2.8.2 gets more space to explore

What else to listen to? We want you to find out more podcast shows that you will like. That is why we rolled out v2.8.2 with more space to explore podcasts to listen to and follow. From the Discover window – just click ‘More in Catalogue’ and you can choose from Popular, Trending and Latest…

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Player FM 2.8.1 Gets a Download Button plus more

It’s time! Player FM now has the most awaited download button. While Play Later performs a similar function by keeping latest playlist items offline, the new download button is more familiar to users of traditional podcast apps. The download button also adds several advantages over adding to Play Later, namely the ability to “just download…

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All new web navigation bar

Player FM’s toolbar has been updated with a top-row navigation bar to use the web app more efficiently. The first categories are your starred topics (if logged in) followed by the main topics. Also, on the right most part of the web’s toolbar you will find “ALL TOPICS”. Clicking it will launch an overlay to…

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Player FM version 2.7 Hits Google Play Store

Player FM 2.7 is now in the store with some user-interface updates that should make listening to your favorite podcast shows more enjoyable. Thanks for your feedback and suggestions that helped us to build these features and polish them for release. Widget Personalization: Resizable, Customisable, Material Homescreen Widget You can now resize (limited to 4×1,…

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Player FM on Amazon Appstore

I’m pleased to announce Player FM is now available on Amazon’s Appstore for Android. We decided to list on Amazon as we’d received requests from users who don’t have Play on their devices and, well, asking people to install APKs gets tired quickly! This includes owners of Kindle Fire and BlackBerry 10. Additionally, being on…

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Feed Fetching Improvements

I’ve made several improvements to feed fetching lately, making podcasts update faster, more reliably, and more accurately. Read on for the details. First and foremost, feeds are once again based on push notifications, meaning they will typically enter Player FM’s database within seconds of content providers hitting the Publish button. Or in the worst case,…

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Design, Develop and Distribute: Player FM at Google IO Developer Sandbox

It’s official: Player FM will be participating in the Developer Sandbox at Google IO 2014. The IO Developer Sandbox showcases demos from a wide range of developers who have built applications based on technologies and products that are featured at I/O. We have been invited to demo our application and connect with I/O attendees developer-to-developer…

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