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KPCC for iPad

By Southern California Public Radio

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KPCC for iPad is intelligent news, at your convenience, brought to you by Southern California's public radio source for news and information, 89.3 KPCC.

Every day, we carefully select the most interesting news from KPCC and elsewhere to create The Short List. A new Short List will be waiting for you in the morning and evening — right when you reach for your iPad.

All of your favorite public radio programs are here: original shows like “AirTalk" with Larry Mantle, "Take Two" with hosts A Martinez and Alex Cohen, and "Off-Ramp" with John Rabe, as well as shows aired on KPCC from across public radio like “Snap Judgment,” “The World,” “This American Life,” and more.

The app also features stunning slideshows and videos from one of public radio's largest visual teams. Optimized for the latest iOS, KPCC for iPad wraps the news in a gorgeous design that makes it a pleasure to browse headlines or listen to the stories you may have missed on your daily commute.


* Introducing: The Short List *
Available exclusively in the app, this hand-picked collection of thought-provoking news from KPCC and elsewhere offers a quick way to catch up on the news each morning and afternoon.

* The Best Way to Stream KPCC *
Every time you launch the app, KPCC's live broadcast is always a tap away.

* Save Audio For Later *
Save the audio you love and listen to it anytime. Your queue is your personal radio station, a lineup of the stories and segments you want to hear.

* Subscribe to Your Favorite Shows *
Tell us your favorite shows, and we’ll automatically add new episodes of your favorite shows to your queue as soon as they’re available.

* Breaking News *
Be the first to hear about breaking news with push alerts that keep you in the know.

* Live Events *
Stay entertained and informed with events at KPCC’s Crawford Family Forum. Check the schedule, RSVP to attend or watch events in real time.


To learn more about KPCC for iPad, visit

Have a question or some feedback you'd like to share? We love to hear from our audience! You can find ways to contact us at

What's New in Version 1.1.1

- Your Short List is now labeled properly

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Customer Reviews

Beautiful, functional, useful

Beautifully designed for the iPad, this app is a perfect complement to the radio broadcast. I can store programs to listen to later, catch up on intriguing local stories at a glance, carry the show I'm listening to anywhere and in general keep on top of my favorite hosts, content, and the outstanding news coverage for which KPCC is deservedly known. I regard this app as core for my iPad!

Rewind feature

Please bring back the rewind feature. So often, I'm in the middle of waking up to KPCC and, because I'm still half asleep, sometimes need to repeat a section of live radio. In the past, I could always jump out of bed, grab the iPad and rewind 30 seconds to listen again to what I missed. This isn't possible anymore.

Please bring back the rewind/forward feature for the iPad app. Thank you KPCC.

KPCC app

Easy, simple to use, and as a constant kpcc listener, it makes it so easy to listen live, check out the stories, go further into anything you find or hear about on the website. And it doesn't ask for all your contacts and private info. Does just what it says, just what you want.

KPCC for iPad
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  • Free
  • Category: News
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.1.1
  • Size: 57.7 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller:
Rated 12+ for the following:
  • Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
  • Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
  • Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes

Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.

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