PODCASTING LECTURE

Tuesday, March 5, 2007
TAT 338 - Prof. Steven Levinson
CSU Monterey Bay

Definition

RSS feed iconPodcasting is a way of publishing sound & video files to the Internet, allowing users to subscribe to a feed and receive new files automatically. [ full definition ]

PLUS: Unlike radio or streaming media, podcasts are time-shifted, meaning that listeners have control over when they hear the recording.

MINUS: Podcasts cannot have live participation or reach large audiences as quickly as radio can.

click to see diagram of podcast processOverview

Equipment

Subscribing

Examples:

Directories

Music