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November 19, 2021

Findaway. Spotify to acquire leading audiobook platform Findaway. In 2019, Spotify announced its ambition to become the world's leading audio platform with an expansion into podcasting through the acquisitions of Anchor and Gimlet. Since then, Spotify has not only become a leading platform for podcast creators and listeners, but also expanded on the very format of podcasting itself: taking a fixed format and making it a new audio experience. And today we are taking another step in furthering this mission to build the future of audio by announcing that Spotify has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Findaway, a global leader in digital audiobook distribution. [Full Announcement].

January 9, 2014

Findaway. Listening just got brighter: The tedesigned Playaway all-in-one audiobook just released. For the first time since its launch, the Playaway all-in-one audiobook has been redesigned, giving listeners the simple, pre-loaded experience they already love with new features that will allow them to go more places even into the dark. [Full Announcement].

June 25, 2013

Findaway. Introducing Playaway Bookpacks: the simplest way to read along with audiobooks.. Findaway World, a leader in the audiobook industry, is proud to announce the launch of the Playaway Bookpack program. Bookpacks combine the simplicity of Playaway all-in-one digital audiobooks with print versions of the same books to make it easier than ever for patrons to reap the benefits of reading along with audio. [Full Announcement].