What's New

17th July 2018

  • New account setting - Don't automatically search for podcasts or public links

    Should you wish to disable the automatic podcast search, you can now turn this option off in your account settings. See the My Account page.

10th July 2018

  • Play any iTunes or My Pod Public links!

    My Pod will now automatically search for any podcasts in the iTunes podcast directory if it cannot find a matching link in your account. Simply ask in the normal way: "Alexa, ask My Pod to play [Podcast Name].".

8th July 2018

  • Error pages

    Better error pages.

2nd July 2018

  • Link bug fixes

    Occasional link errors now fixed.

28th June 2018

  • More obvious re-ordering

    Simply click on the re-order icon and drag your playlists or links to change their order.

27th June 2018

  • Playlist and link playback options

    You can now change the behaviour of playback for links and playlists in order to specify whether to continue, stop or repeat. See the My Account page.

26th June 2018

  • Google Drive Links

    Improved link handling for shared links.

    Google Drive Folders

    Now supports hundreds of files per folder link.

21st June 2018

  • Resume

    Links that have multiple content, such as Google Drive folder should now resume from the last played item.

11th June 2018

  • RSS Bug Fix

    Some RSS feeds would skip every other episode. This is now resolved.

20th May 2018

  • Invalid RSS

    Improvements to handle badly formed RSS feeds.

    Spaces in URL's

    Spaces will now be escaped when adding URL's.

4th Apr 2018

  • Home & Smart feature for our German Users!

    My Pod has been featured as skill of the week on the German Home & Smart Tech site! Please click here to read it.

12th Mar 2018

  • Link title announcements

    You can now prevent Alexa from reading out the link / title name before playing any audio by visiting the My Account page.

  • Start Podcasts / RSS feeds from the oldest episode

    You can now switch My Pod to play the oldest episode in a feed first by visiting the My Account page.

23rd Feb 2018

  • Shuffling

    You can now enable shuffling by asking Alexa to turn on shuffling whilst audio is playing e.g. "Alexa, shuffle on.".

  • Better Playlist name recognition

    Alexa will now prompt you for the Playlist name if she doesn't understand what you said the first time.

20th Feb 2018

  • Re-order Playlists or Links

    You can now re-order your playlists or links by simply dragging them up or down.