HBO's Invoice Simmons outs Google podcast plans

HBO's Bill Simmons outs Google podcast plans

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Google tipped podcasts for Play Music again within the fall, nevertheless it appears like the corporate is lastly prepping for his or her debut. Because of HBO’s Invoice Simmons, the Twitterverse now is aware of that Google Play’s “podcast platform” is because of launch this month. In fact, there’s an opportunity Simmons is simply blowing scorching air (he is been recognized to try this from time to time), but when a gaggle outdoors of Google’s ranks is aware of about an arrival date, it is probably massive-identify content material producers. The tweet has since been deleted, so you’ll be able to draw your personal conclusions there.

Simmons, who began Grantland (RIP) at ESPN, has a great deal of listeners for his present self-titled podcast which launched forward of his HBO present that is set to debut this yr. If his information are right, we ought to be listening to from Mountain View quickly sufficient. Regardless of laying the groundwork to convey podcasts into Play Music final yr, solely a handful of the extra widespread podcasts have been stated to turn out to be out there there. This is to hoping that modifications, so we’ll have the ability to stream all of our favorites