Podcast app Breaker to be acquired by Twitter
Breaker, a popular podcast app, said on Monday it would be acquired by social media company Twitter and shut down its app and website next week.
Breaker said on its blog here that people can now transfer their subscriptions to other podcast listening apps like those offered by Apple and Spotify.
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“Here at Breaker, we’re truly passionate about audio communication and we’re inspired by the ways Twitter is facilitating public conversations for people around the world,” said CEO Erik Berli, adding that the Breaker team is joining Twitter.