MOSCOW, 19 Jul — RIA Novosti. The passengers of Sapsan” became available podcasts RIA Novosti (a series of informative audio programs on various topics). Page podcasts were integrated into the media center of the train accessible to passengers when connecting personal devices to the Wi-Fi network.
For passengers, Railways are available all the podcast episodes to RIA Novosti, in the media center they will appear simultaneously with the website ria.ru and with major distribution platforms such as Apple’s Podcasts, Google, Podcasts, and other Castbox.
“The development of interactive entertainment systems is one of our main priorities. In an effort to continually improve the level of comfort, we develop personalized services, including multimedia portal in the “Peregrine”. Podcasts BBC news — educational programs for students of all ages and interests that will allow us to find our passengers new virtual companion on the journey and spend time in ways not only comfortable, but also informative,” — said the head of the Directorate for high-speed communication — branch of JSC “RZD” Anton Petrov.
“For the second year podcasts — one of the most striking trends in the English-speaking segment of media consumption. The boom of podcasting is coming to Russia. Listening to podcasts is usually an additional step to the main lesson. For example, to workout at home or walk. The passengers of Sapsan is carried out for the main activity — trip to St.-Petersburg or in Moscow, for several hours. So offer them the opportunity to listen to the on the road podcast, to spend time not only useful, but interesting, seems very timely,” — said the Deputy chief editor MIA “Russia today,” Natalya Loseva.
Podcasts are one of the main trends in media, and in Russia their consumption is actively growing. To the production and distribution of such content connect all the new players. For example, at the end of last year, podcasts have added to their platform Yandex. Music.
At the moment the range of RIA Novosti contains more than 10 podcasts. After 2.5 months after the start of the project, podcasts, RIA Novosti entered the top charts of the Russian-speaking podcasts. To create them was used in a variety of genre solutions: from a TV documentary of audio to discussions and interviews. Among the partners of the project — the largest Moscow museums, such as the Space Museum, the Historical Museum, the Tretyakov gallery.
The other episodes have become an astronaut-instablogs Oleg Artemyev, General Director of the state Tretyakov gallery Zelfira Tregulova, the main transplant surgeon Sergey Gaultier, the head of the center of emergency psychological aid Yulia Shoigu and others.
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