Google Podcasts Update Finally Brings Auto-Download, Revamped User Interface, Queues: Report

Google is lastly updating its Podcasts app. The podcasts app from Google had been lacking some critical characteristics like the ability to queue podcasts and vehicle-down load. Nonetheless, a new report appears to be to suggest that the corporation is altering that with the rollout of the ‘new Google Podcast’ software that also introduces a new user interface for the app as perfectly. According to the report, Google is also bringing the very demanded queues and vehicle downloading characteristics with the Google Podcasts update. The update has started off rolling out for some consumers, although a complete rollout is anticipated in the coming handful of weeks.

According to a 9to5Google report, the new up to date Google Podcast welcomes the consumers with a “Test out the new Google Podcasts” greeting, which goes on to highlight a few elements of the app which will be obtainable from the base bar.

The a few new elements on the Google Podcast base bar are – Residence, Uncover and Activity (as seen in the image down below).

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The Residence tab on Google Podcasts demonstrates the user the newest from their subscriptions that replaces the outdated grid-structure into a scrollable carousel for listening to one’s favorite podcasts. In buy to point out if a podcast is new, the barely seen blue marker on the deal with of the podcast is changed with a pink dot on the leading right corner.

Rather of advisable podcasts, the Residence web page on Google Podcasts now demonstrates new episodes from the channels getting followed by a user. The listing also contains two strains of clearly show notes, along with the ability to start out playback, an ‘add to queue’ selection and an selection for initiating down load.

The Uncover tab on Google Podcasts is to discover well-known demonstrates, the report says. A search discipline lies over, with demonstrates and episodes demonstrated down below.

The final Activity tab will allow a user manage the queues, downloads, and subscriptions on the Google Podcasts app. The newest variation of podcasts, according to the report, delivers ‘meaningful playback administration.’

The report additional reported that episodes can now be queued to start out one particular just after one more, even though there is no selection to disable vehicle-enjoy.

Nonetheless, it says that the most considerable update is in the settings of the new Podcasts app. It reported that “Vehicle Downloading” for new episodes is now live.

The new update also allows consumers choose the subscriptions they want notifications from. Nonetheless, these preferences do not show up live on a clearly show web page and need to be arranged from in the settings itself.