Apple decided to postpone the launch of paid subscriptions to podcasts in its Podcasts application. Initially, it was planned that the innovation will appear this month, but the developers decided to transfer to June. Apple reports that it is necessary for “ensuring maximum convenience for authors and listeners.”
«To ensure maximum convenience for authors and listeners, channel subscriptions in Apple Podcasts will be launched in June. We will notice additionally about the availability of services and methods that will help you prepare subscriptions and channels, “the Apple says.
Apple also recognized the presence of problems with the Podcasts Connect tool. Even last month, messages appeared on the Internet, according to which podcast catalog users experience different difficulties, the main of which is the longing publication of updates on the authors channels. In the current message, Apple says that all previously fixed problems with Podcasts Connect are successfully resolved by developers. In addition, in its message, Apple thanked users for “warm appointment” application of podcasts, the appearance of which was updated along with the launch of iOS 14.5.
Recall, Apple officially announced the launch of paid subscriptions to podcasts in its application at the Spring Loaded event, which took place in April. As part of this service, the authors of the content will be able to sell access to exclusive materials for a fee or the ability to listen to records without advertising.