Followers of the BBC’s terrific content material can now take pleasure in curated audio programming—from music to podcasts—on the service’s new BBC Sounds app. Beforehand, customers might solely entry audio content material from the BBC’s iPlayer app, but it surely has now been separated and moved to BBC Sounds. The app can also be accessible outdoors of the UK.
The brand new app makes it a lot simpler to search out audio components like podcasts, radio, and music with out having to wade via movies and reside TV (which was additionally supplied in iPlayer). By the app, you’ll have entry to all BBC Radio stations. You may see previous and future station schedules, pause and rewind reside radio, obtain reveals for offline listening, and subscribe to your favourite applications and mixes.
BBC Sounds gives personalised suggestions primarily based on what you’ve already listened to. It even components in how lengthy you listened to a program to find out how a lot you appreciated it as a way to make extra correct suggestions. Or, you may browse for brand new content material by speech and music classes, and see the most recent episodes from a podcast in a single listing.
The app enables you to set a sleep timer, which is useful in the event you’re listening to it at evening, and you may even ship music tracks you wish to Spotify or Apple Music. BBC Sounds is totally free to obtain, and is obtainable for each iOS and Android gadgets.