WNYC, the flagship public radio station of New York City, has an awesome app that lets you find the best live radio streams of news, commentary, cultural reporting, and more. But that awesome app is now getting just a bit more awesome with the addition of a new "Discover" feature that lets you build a custom radio playlist based on the interests you provide, as well as how much time you have to spend listening.
For example, if you care to listen to "arts," "media," and "technology" for about 90 minutes, the WNYC app will take those interests and that time slot and prepare for you a custom-made hour-and-a-half playlist of the best shows in public radio pertaining to those interests. As always though, the app will continue to let you listen to your favorite live and on-demand streams of their famous radio shows.
You can grab the new WNYC app on the App Store for free.