iHeartRadio iOS App Updates CarPlay to Add Podcast Support

Posted in Apps, iPhone on 29/11/2017 by Chris Hauk


Popular radio streaming service iHeartRadio has announced it has updated their iOS app’s CarPlay features to include support for podcast playback, allowing users to listen to their favorite iHeartRadio-distributed podcasts while in their vehicle.

iHeartRadio iOS App Updates CarPlay to Add Podcast Support

Expanding on CarPlay’s already user-friendly interface, this latest update introduces podcasts through a number of exciting new features. “Continue Listening” lets you resume your last podcast right where you left off, without even having to think. “Your Podcasts” provides easy access to all the podcasts you follow on iHeartRadio right on your screen — no need to take your eyes off the road to find the content you love! And “Podcast Topics” helps you find that specific podcast you’ve been looking for – check out our 18 different categories for something new!

iHeartRadio is free and is available for iOS devices in the App Store. [GET IT HERE]

Apple CarPlay is currently available in over 200 vehicle models, and can also be added to your current vehicle with an aftermarket system. Visit www.apple.com/carplay for details.


Chris Hauk

MacTrast Senior Editor, and self-described "magnificent bastard," Chris Hauk owns Phoenix Rising Services and writes for everyone's favorite "bad movie" website, Big Bad Drive-In.

His first Apple product was an iPod Classic 9 years ago, and he has since added a MacBook Pro, a number of iPads, iPhones, and multiple Apple TVs to his collection.

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