1. Old_Mil's Avatar
    Have two Playbooks and both are giving a cannot connect to the Podcast server error with the built in Podcast App. Any thoughts? Podcasts are one of the things I listen to a lot.
    07-01-14 11:37 AM
  2. Bla1ze's Avatar
    Its been broken for a while AFAIK. I never found a 'fix' I just started using a different app.
    07-01-14 12:14 PM
  3. Old_Mil's Avatar
    Any recommendations for an alternative?

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    07-01-14 12:17 PM
  4. Monsterlad's Avatar
    -bump- I'd love suggestions for a good podcast app.
    07-01-14 11:25 PM
  5. mh1983's Avatar
    I don't know of any native app options, but hopefully others can chime in.

    Meanwhile, maybe a sideload is in order?

    This is what I use, though mainly for news/blog feeds, but it does podcasts just fine:

    D7 Reader for Blackberry

    Very fast for an Android sideload, too. Highly recommended for any RSS subscription stuff.

    NOTE: D7 is just a client. You need to sign up for an RSS feed service like Feedly first.

    A couple of other options appear on Goodereader with a search, too:

    Podcast
    Last edited by mh1983; 07-02-14 at 11:57 AM. Reason: Added performance info for D7.
    07-02-14 05:21 AM
  6. 1oo1's Avatar
    AntennaPod available in Blackberry World is a decent podcast app. It's not native though.
    07-02-14 09:47 AM
  7. Old_Mil's Avatar
    Well, I have downloaded antenna pod and it seems to launch ok. Let me try subscribing to some feeds.
    07-02-14 10:39 AM
  8. wildcard172's Avatar
    I realize this is an older thread; however, if you have not already found an alternative for the OEM Podcast app, I suggest these:

    gpodder (may be found in BlackBerry AppWorld)

    iTunes PodCast Player (sideload that I found on GoodEReader)

    I hope this helps.
    02-04-15 08:12 AM

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