Plex is killing help for podcasts, decreasing Internet Present help this week

The favored media playback software program Plex is ending help for podcasts later this week whereas it should even be transferring the place individuals have to go to seek out Internet Exhibits.

Plex confirmed the information in a discussion board put up seen by XDA Builders, saying that help for podcasts will finish on Friday, April 15.

As a part of our ongoing effort to ensure we’re spending our time and power in ways in which finest serve our superior consumer neighborhood, we have made the choice to finish help for Podcasts and Internet Exhibits inside Plex. We acknowledge this determination will influence a number of of you enormously, and we apologize for the inconvenience it should trigger. You possibly can proceed to entry these options inside Plex till Friday, April fifteenth, 2022, at which level they may not be obtainable.

Assist for Internet Exhibits will finish on the identical date, though Plex says that almost all Internet Exhibits will nonetheless be obtainable within the app — however in a brand new location.

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That is in fact dangerous information for individuals who listened to their podcasts by way of Plex, however hopefully it should enable improvement time to be spent elsewhere. Nevertheless, it is honest to say that the podcasts portion of the Plex expertise did not change all that a lot since its introduction in 2018 — whether or not there have been any developer sources ever spent on it’s one other matter.