Stitcher Radio – News & Talk
Listen to your favorite news, comedy, sports and talk radio shows on your Android phone or tablet. Discover the best of NPR, CNN, Fox, BBC, Freakonomics, Adam Carolla, TedTalks, SModcast, Joe Rogan, Rush Limbaugh, Radiolab and over 15,000 shows, podcasts and live radio. Change the way you listen to radio.WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING
CNET “Stitcher is to news and information what Pandora is to music”
BUSINESS WEEK “Makes Sirius look overpriced and stodgy”
GIZMODO “Stitcher collects and stitches together spoken word radio content. Think of it as your local public radio station, times 400”
* CREATE CUSTOM STATIONS: “Stitch” together your favorite shows to create customized stations.
* DISCOVER NEW SHOWS: Stitcher helps you find new shows you’ll love by recommending shows other listeners of the same show also like.
* LISTEN ON DEMAND: Get the latest episodes of your favorite shows as soon as they are released, without the hassle of downloading and syncing podcasts.
* GET BREAKING NEWS: Keep up with the day’s biggest stories on the front page and via breaking news audio alerts sent to your phone.
* SHARE WITH FRIENDS: Share your favorite shows on Twitter, Facebook and email.
Stitcher is the best way to stay connected with the information that’s important to you. Stitcher Radio is a smarter way to listen to the radio.
AWARDS & PRAISE
– 20 Best Apps of 2012 – TechCrunch
– 25 Top Android Apps – Time 2012
– 12 Best Entertainment Apps of 2012 – PC World
– Essential Driving App – Wired 2012
– Best News App – Best App Ever Awards
– Best Mobile News App – Webby’s People’s Voice Award
– Top 75 Android Apps – PC Magazine
– Top 5 Podcast Apps – Mashable
“Best Podcast app ever” Eric
“Great, an easy way to keep up on current news” Jake
“I Love NPR and CNBC on the go” Sam “Unbeatable, and I’ve tried a few. Like having a real radio in your hand” Cyril
“The best thing about it is having different playlists; one for my morning commute, another for my lunch hour (Joe Rogan!) and another for heading home (This American Life)” Jerry
What’s in this version:
Widget – launch the app and control playback from your home screen.
This application has access to the following:
- Your location
approximate location (network-based)Allows the app to get your approximate location. This location is derived by location services using network location sources such as cell towers and Wi-Fi. These location services must be turned on and available to your device for the app to use them. Apps may use this to determine approximately where you are.precise location (GPS and network-based)Allows the app to get your precise location using the Global Positioning System (GPS) or network location sources such as cell towers and Wi-Fi. These location services must be turned on and available to your device for the app to use them. Apps may use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.
- Network communication
full network accessAllows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.pair with Bluetooth devicesAllows the app to view the configuration of Bluetooth on the tablet, and to make and accept connections with paired devices. Allows the app to view the configuration of the Bluetooth on the phone, and to make and accept connections with paired devices.
- Phone calls
read phone status and identityAllows the app to access the phone features of the device. This permission allows the app to determine the phone number and device IDs, whether a call is active, and the remote number connected by a call.
modify or delete the contents of your USB storage modify or delete the contents of your SD cardAllows the app to write to the USB storage. Allows the app to write to the SD card.
- System tools
change network connectivityAllows the app to change the state of network connectivity.access Bluetooth settingsAllows the app to configure the local Bluetooth tablet, and to discover and pair with remote devices. Allows the app to configure the local Bluetooth phone, and to discover and pair with remote devices.prevent tablet from sleeping prevent phone from sleepingAllows the app to prevent the tablet from going to sleep. Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
- Hardware controls
control vibrationAllows the app to control the vibrator.
- Network communication
receive data from InternetAllows apps to accept cloud to device messages sent by the app’s service. Using this service will incur data usage. Malicious apps could cause excess data usage.view network connectionsAllows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
test access to protected storage test access to protected storageAllows the app to test a permission for USB storage that will be available on future devices. Allows the app to test a permission for the SD card that will be available on future devices.
Version: Varies with device