Google now lists playable podcasts in search results

<em>The new search results show a podcast’s recent episodes and link directly to Google’s web player.</em>” src=”https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/RVaaac7WG3NQYHS2y1rK3ApfkOc=/0x0:833×555/1310×873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/63783127/google_podcasts.0.png”></p><p>Google’s new podcast-focused search results have arrived in desktop browsers, after being <a href=announced earlier this week at Google I/O 2019. Searching for a podcast now shows you its three most recent episodes which can played directly in Google’s web player on podcasts.google.com. The functionality works across both desktop and mobile. It’s especially useful on iOS where a dedicated Google Podcasts app is yet to be released, as 9to5Google notes.

The web player, which was first spotted back in March, has a similar set of playback controls to the dedicated Google Podcasts app that launched on Android last year. You can skip forwards and backwards, control playback speed, and if you’re signed in with a Google Account then it should sync your…

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Author: Jon Porter