Podcast creation can be a complicated undertaking that involves the use of audio equipment to record and process content. Furthermore, a podcast creator needs to work with a provider to host and distribute podcast content. Moreover, podcast creators must rely on listeners having a podcatcher application to discover and listen to the podcast. This disclosure describes a chatbot that enables users to create and consume podcasts easily from any device, including low capability mobile devices. Users can create or consume podcasts by interacting with the chatbot via Short Messaging Service (SMS) or other text-based chat interface. The techniques enable podcast creation and consumption from devices that lack Internet connectivity.
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Haidri, Baq; Kennedy, Kenneth V.; Sheng, Kaikai; and Nguyen, Huy, "Chatbot for Creating and Consuming Podcasts via Short Messaging Service (SMS)", Technical Disclosure Commons, (June 14, 2021)