“The Bachelor” Contestants To Host New Podcast

The folks at iHeartRadio have come up with a podcast that’s sure to be a hit: The Ben and Ashley Almost Famous Podcast with The Bachelor contestants Ben Higgins and Ashley Iaconetti.

Madison Lands New Multi-Year Contract With SiriusXM

The national talker and human rights activist has signed a new multi-year contract with SiriusXM. Madison will continue to air daily on SiriusXM's Urban View channel 126, from 6 – 10 a.m. Details of the new deal were not disclosed.

Lupica Good For A Million

Recently nominated for a 2017 Webby Award for “Best Sports Podcast,” The Mike Lupica Podcast has surpassed its one millionth download. The podcast features Lupica talking with legendary sports stars, newsmakers, and entertainers.

PayPal Sues Pandora Over Logo

The New York Post has the details about the lawsuit that was filed on Friday. PayPal says Pandora's new blue “P,” damages its business because customers are mistakenly opening the wrong app on their phones and has interfered dramatically with PayPal users' experience.

Beasley Releases New Era Of Text Graphics

Legendary Motor City Rock Station 101.1 WRIF “The Riff” is the first radio station to take advantage of Apple's new iOS stickers, with the release of the Dave & Chuck WRIF iPhone sticker pack,  provided by jacapps.

New Podcast Looks At Marketing And Culture

The bi-weekly podcast will be hosted by Y&R’s Global CEO David Sable. Called Madison & Culture, it will look at the ways marketing and advertising both reflect and shape our culture. Launching May 16, new episodes will be released twice a month.

NPR Summer Podcasts Announced

Public radio has gone in big with podcasts, and this summer's offering includes six shows across several genres, including entertainment for the kids.

Get In The Game With “Suiting Up”

It’s a new podcast from DGital Media, who have partnered with online education guru and world-class lacrosse champion Paul Rabil. Suiting Up taps many of the biggest names in sports, business, and entertainment who talk about how they create, balance, and tackle the issues and opportunities of success on the field, in the board room, and in the business world.

Vanity Fair Podcast A Hive Of Activity

It’s called Inside the Hive and it’s a collaboration between Vanity Fair’s Hive and DGital Media. Hosted by VF special correspondent Nick Bilton, the first episode streams May 19 and will feature Bilton in conversation with Bob Iger, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company.

Wow! New Podcast For Curious Kids

Designed for kids 5-12, the NPR podcast is called Wow in the World and looks at the wonders of science, technology, discovery, and inventions. Starting May 15, NPR’s Guy Raz and SiriusXM’s Mindy Thomas will take kids and their grown-ups on a journey into the most incredible science and kid-friendly news stories of the week.

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