11 Amazing iPhone-only apps that will make your Android friends jealous

7. Overcast magically erases the pauses in podcasts so you can listen faster.

Overcast is the best app for listening to podcasts and, thanks to a big new update, it’s free. This means you can get access to “smart speed” — which takes away pauses to speed up the podcast — voice boost, and downloading on the cellular network.

  • Download podcasts for playing anytime, even when offline.
  • Search and browse for new podcasts, plus get recommendations from Twitter.
  • Create custom Playlists with smart filters and per-podcast priorities, and rearrange the list whenever you want.
  • Receive optional push notifications when new episodes arrive.
  • Subscribe to a podcast, or just add an episode: try new shows without committing.
  • Download podcasts over cellular, set a sleep timer, or use Voice Boost to enhance and normalize speech volume.
  • Adjust playback speed, and use Smart Speed to pick up extra speed without distorting the conversation.
  • 3D Touch support
  • Rich notifications
  • Apple Watch app
  • CarPlay support

Price: Free

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