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Stitcher

Stitcher

Stitcher is an on-demand internet radio service that focuses on news and information radio and podcasts. It provides free ad-supported online streaming. Stitcher is your source for portable and personalized news and talk internet radio. From business to tech news, from politics to comedy, this application “stitches” the content you want into personalized, always-current stations that you can easily listen to on your Android phone.

Stitcher in Action Stitcher in action

Audio content is delivered from large media providers such as NPR, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, BBC, AP, TechCrunch and Air America Media and thousands of smaller providers and local sources.

By rating the audio streams and podcasts, the software learns the user's musical tastes, and serves up content that should interest the user.

It has won a number of prestigious awards.

Features:

  • Extremely intuitive interface
  • Stream your podcasts without downloading them
  • Huge range and variety of podcasts. Over 5,000 of the top podcasts
  • Extensive search functions that let you search by genres.
  • Responsive and clear user interface
  • Intuitive list-making functionality. Create a customized station of your favorite programs for a personalized experience
  • Stations targeted to specific local audiences
  • Playlists
  • One click sharing via Facebook, Twitter, and email
  • Custom local stations for users that are in the United States
  • Listen to Stitcher over your stereo (A2DP) Bluetooth headset
  • Recommendation-based discovery feature
  • Share links to the podcasts you like with your friends
  • Lets you 'Like' or 'Dislike' podcasts, helping you find the best ones for your tastes
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Verdict:

Stitcher is exceptionally strong as a podcast player. However, for live AM/FM radio stations, Stitcher's preset selection is limited to US stations only and a handful of internet only stations.

GeoMapApp in action6/10 (as an internet radio app)

GeoMapApp in action8/10 (as a podcast app)

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