☀☀☀☀ RadioPublic can serve up a nearly endless supply of free podcasts to your mobile device on everything from TED Talks to 60 Minutes. Follow shows and receive notifications of new episodes. Choose from more than 250,000 podcasts and 15 million episodes. Order multiple podcasts, explore playlists, or search content from popular news media. The app makes recommendations based on previous listening patterns. Downloads for offline listening are coming soon, but for now use as much wi-fi as you can. With this app, journalists can consume news while they study state-of-the-art podcasting. — Kyle Dowd

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