This text is about Google Podcasts , a platform that allows users to play the latest episodes from their favorite shows, explore personalized podcast recommendations, and manage their listening activity. Users can subscribe to and listen to all their favorite podcasts, and also discover new shows and episodes that are recommended specifically for them. The platform offers a wide range of popular and trending shows in various categories. Additionally, users can customize their listening experience by adjusting playback speeds, skipping over silences, and queuing up episodes. Google Podcasts also provides the convenience of listening on multiple devices without losing your place, with the ability to stream episodes instantly or download them for offline listening. The platform is also accessible through Google Search and Google Assistant, making it easy for users to discover new podcasts.