A platform made for podcast lovers by podcast lovers.

Tess started out with an intention to make a open podcasting app, free from startup-dom and entrusted to the open-source community of developers who would like to help build their dream product.


  • Use it Everywhere

    Tess works on iPhone, Android, and and the web, so you can listen to all your favorite podcasts wherever you are.

  • Highlight and Share

    Save highlights of podcasts to your library for later listening or share a highlight with others!

  • Open Source

    Through open source, anyone can propose new features and make Tess better.

For developers

Tess uses React Native for it's iOS/Android app,
React for its Web player, and all backend is managed through Firebase.

  • 35k Lines
  • 200+Podcasts
  • 100+Users

Tess is looking for a lot of help from podcast lovers looking to make a better free podcast app. If you would like to talk more about Tess or become a maintainer you can join our Discord server below.

    Check out Tess!

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