Lance Ulanoff, Mashable, August 29, 2015

Video may have killed the radio star sometime in the 1980s, but the podcast Serial seems to have resurrected him. The slickly-produced podcast that, over the course of 12 episodes, reported on and continued the investigation into the murder of a high school student in 1999 and her popular ex-boyfriend, who is in jail for the crime, was an unprecedented success. Serial was both a cultural touchstone and a pivotal moment for podcasts. […read more]