Amazon estimates that Alexa users in the U.S. will be able to listen to over 800,000 podcasts available through Apple Podcasts.
Apple Podcasts podcasts are now available to listen on Amazon devices that support Alexa, i.e. smart Echo speakers. Amazon estimates that users in the US will be able to listen to more than 800,000 podcasts available through the Apple Podcasts service on their Alexa-enabled devices.
When listening to podcasts in different places – for example, at home or on the go, you don’t have to worry about finding a place where playback has been paused. It’s enough to link your account in the Alexa application with the Apple ID so that this data is synchronized between the platforms. Alexa can find and enable podcasts by recognizing voice commands. Voice navigation commands are also available.
Moreover, Apple Podcasts can be installed on Amazon’s smart speakers by default podcast player by accessing the settings menu in the Alexa app.