Pocket Cast will join Automattic, making it easier for fans to discover new content and customize their listening experience.
Pocket actor Announce It will join Automattic, the parent company of WordPress.com. Over 80 million people in the United States listen to podcasts every week. This acclaimed podcast app makes it easier for fans to discover podcasts and customize their listening experience. Pocket Casts is recognized by The New York Times, Wired, The Edge and other top publications for its beautiful design and user-friendly features.
As part of Automattic, Pocket Casts will continue to provide you with the features you need to enjoy your favorite podcasts (or find new content). We will explore deep integration with WordPress.com and Pocket Casts to make it easier to distribute and listen to podcasts. We are happy to continue to provide our users with multiple ways to tell and participate in important stories.
As part of Automattic, co-founders Russell Ivanovic and Philip Simpson will continue to lead Pocket Casts.
You may be using one or more products automatic Has been acquired and continues to develop. In addition to non-profit and open source projects such as WordPress.org, the company is probably best known for WordPress.com. WP for iOS, WP for Android. In addition to the acquisition of Pocket Casts, Automattic also acquired Tumblr, Day One, Jetpack and Gravatar.