The first Windows Phone app that brought you over-the-air downloading of Podcasts five years ago on Windows Phone 7 just got even better! BringCast 4.0 is a Universal Windows podcast receiver that allows users to subscribe to podcast feeds, download and stream episodes to their phone or Windows 10 PC over WiFi or cellular data connection and build playlists to listen to or watch. Version 4.0 - Universal Windows Application! - Brand new user interface - Support for large screen devices - Support for high resolution devices - Ad-hoc episode playback (no need to subscribe to feeds!) - Episode filtering and sorting - Playback history - Variable playback speed up to 3x - Variable speed scrubbing - Localization support - Background downloads over cellular - Online searching of shows - Integration with Cortana - Import / Export subscription database, playlists etc to Onedrive - Background feed refresh * Move to single process background audio playback model. This is working much more reliably than before * Playlists can now contain a mix of audio and video items.. * Video’s will continue to play audio when the screen is off * Use Windows account management system for signing in to OneDrive * Hamburger menu now uses Visual Layer blur effects * Shownotes popup on player page * App bar no longer collapses / un-collapses when navigating between views * Performance improvements for navigation between pages * Redesigned initial experience for first run * Subscriptions view now uses adaptive layout * Buffering animation uses Lighting effects BringCast supports audio and video podcasts and comes with a database of popular shows. Note: In order to listen to or watch podcasts using BringCast, media files must be downloaded to your mobile device. The downloads can occur over the cellular data connection or WiFi depending on how the handset is configured and what networks are active at the time. Media files can vary in size from 5MB to 250MB or larger depending on your subscriptions. If you download podcasts over your cellular data connection, additional charges may apply depending on your rate plan. Visit our website: http://www.objectivepixel.com for more info.
What's new in this version
4.0.225: This update will only work on Windows 10 Anniversary Update and later. Fix: Playlist episode rollover when app is in the background causes hero to be broken Fix: resizing window width doesn't move thumb on scrubber Fix: the text that share generates Video doesn't show when expected when rolling over in a mixed audio / video playlist Update Icons in the drawer Fix: username / password field width in settings Fix: pending issue (note: fix is currently turned off until we cut over to the production Store app, disable backup of BringCast as a workaround) Fix: the missing icon after reordering playlist Fix: exceptions generated after multiple reorder operations Fix: logic for unbinding items when scrolling Fix: no placeholders when no network http://blog.objectivepixel.com/
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