Twitter: Podcast app Breaker to be acquired by Twitter – Latest News

Breaker, a preferred podcast app, mentioned on Monday it might be acquired by social media firm Twitter Inc and shut down its app and web site subsequent week.

Breaker mentioned on its weblog that individuals can now switch their subscriptions to different podcast listening apps like these provided by Apple Inc and Spotify.

Monetary phrases of the deal weren’t disclosed.

“Right here at Breaker, we’re actually captivated with audio communication and we’re impressed by the methods Twitter is facilitating public conversations for folks all over the world,” mentioned CEO Erik Berli, including that the Breaker group is becoming a member of Twitter.