Spotify to launch rival podcast subscriptions to Apple

Spotify is reportedly planning to introduce a paid podcast subscription service, and not take a cut of revenue as Apple’s new Podcast subscriptions will.

Spotify to overtake Apple Podcasts by end of 2021Apple Podcasts (left) and Spotify

Following Apple’s announcement of paid subscription podcasts, rival Spotify is said to be about to introduce a competing service as soon as next week. It’s part of Spotify’s continued expansion of non-music services.

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