Clickable timestamps in podcast description

Clickable timestamps in podcast description


Many podcasts on Android have timestamped sections in the description.

Only timestamps of the format (hh:mm:ss) with brackets are clickable [Doc] 


However, many podcasts use the same description from youtube which supports timestamps without brackets:


they are not clickable in the Android app. (as of version


this should be fixed to improve the podcast experience.





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Hey @nairboon,

Thanks for the post.


It would be great if you could send us the URI to a podcast episode which contains such timestamps, along with a short screen recording of the issue.


Please also include the device model and OS version on which you've tested this.



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