iPhone now has podcast download

iPhone 2.2 includes the functionality to download podcasts direct to the iPhone, both over Wifi (as expected) and over cellular networks (yaay!).

This is the view of podcasts in the iTunes application:

and after searching for a given podcast:

So that was why the Podcaster app was banned…  I can see this being oh so useful when stuck on a train or at an airport. Thanks Apple.

Stuart McIntyre is a Senior Strategist at Fostering Community Limited. He curates a number of product-focused news sites, is a lapsed podcaster, founded the Social Connections user group and regularly speaks at conferences and events. This blog represents his own slightly-eccentric and usually-controversial opinions!