October 20, 2011 in News (E)
[prMac.com] Adelaide, Australia - Shifty Jelly Pty Ltd today is pleased to announce the release of Pocket Casts 3 for iOS devices. A completely new design, massive speed improvements and many new features.
Some of the stand-out features:
* Instant refresh (our server monitors your feeds, so your phone doesn't have to. Save your data & your time)
* Stream or download without file size limits, over 3G or WIFI.
* Share your podcasts, episodes or even your position in an episode with anyone who cares
* Background downloading on supported devices (so you can do other things while your podcasts download)
* Push notifications when new episodes are available
* Quick skip feature, one tap of the screen and you can jump forward or back through your podcasts
* Supports Air Play for both audio and video podcasts (so you can stream them to your speakers, or Apple TV)
* Supports headphone controls & multi-tasking toolbar
* Playlist for continuous playback
* Watch video podcasts as video or audio
* Variable playback speed
* Podcast chapter support
* Automatic cleanup of old episodes, which you can choose per podcast or globally (or both)
* Download two files at once, and feel like you're from the future
* See podcast artwork and info on the lock screen
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.1 or later
* 16.1 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Pocket Casts 3.1 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the News category.
Located in Adelaide, Australia, Shifty Jelly started three years ago with two guys on their respective couches with no real plans for the future. Three years later, Shifty Jelly has become a premium iPhone app developer, with a penchant for quirkiness. Copyright (C) 2011 Shifty Jelly Pty Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.