Downcast

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Description of App: 

Downcast, the popular iOS podcast app is now available for OS X! Download, play and sync** your favorite podcasts with an intuitive interface built specifically for podcasts. Limited time introductory sale price! Subscription Features 
  • Search, subscribe to and download audio and video podcasts
  • Manually subscribe to podcasts via URL
  • Download podcasts automatically (including resuming downloads)
  • Browse and download older podcast episodes
  • Auto-update podcast feeds based on schedule
  • Settings for auto-download and episode retention (globally and per-podcast)
  • Import and export podcast feeds via OPML
  • Import supported audio/video media files
  • Support for password-protected feeds
  • Create and edit "smart" playlists
  • View podcast details and episode show notes
  • Rename podcast subscription names
iCloud Syncing 
  • Sync podcast subscriptions, playlists, settings and episode information with other Macs and iOS devices** via iCloud
Playback Features 
  • .5x, 1x, 1.5x, 2x and 3x speed playback*
  • Chapters support for enhanced podcasts
  • Stream episodes without downloading
If you encounter a bug or have a feature request please send an email to support@downcastapp.com or contact us on Twitter @DowncastApp. Thanks! * See the following Help article for an explanation of play speeds: http://support.downcastapp.com/customer/portal/articles/476114-playback-speeds ** Downcast for iOS is required for syncing to iOS devices

Version: 

1.0.1

Free or Paid: 

Paid

Version Of macOS App Was Tested On: 

10.9

Accessibility Comments: 

This app is fully accessible with VoiceOver. Every button is clearly labeled, and the interface is well organized. Be aware that you can use the menus to access all functions of the app, as well as keyboard shortcuts.

Usability: 

The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.

Developer's Twitter Username: 

@downcastapp