Non-streamed webcast. Audacity is an Open source
Collection of media files (audio software.
or video) Digital audio editor
Downloaded through the web. Released in November 2006.
Does not stream off the web. Free to download and use
Videos are episodic.
Has a host or specific theme to
Able to use offline.
Podcasts are for all people, they allow for the viewing or listening of
different topics, whether it be sports, news, gaming, or anything that
They are almost always free, with a subscription to that specific cast.
Using a podcast reader, you can search whatever that interests you.
They are also called pod catchers or media aggregator.
Podcasts have changed the view of multimedia. Making viewing content
whenever you want and wherever you want.
If you are interested in creating your own, podcast you can use the free
program Audacity that can be used across all operating systems.
Podcast readers have features Can be used to give
that allow for automated podcasts a more “finished”
downloading/updating so that
you can plug-and-play
Allows user to edit sounds
files(pitch, volume, etc.)
Multi-channel modes so
that you can add different
layers of sounds and
FEATURES AND BENEFITS
1. It's free.
2. Slow down without changing pitch
3. Change pitch w/o changing tempo
4. Capture your vinyl or tapes and fix it.
5. Record sounds that go through your
6. Record yourself, mix and/or overdub.
7. Edit audio to put into your digital videos. You
can add reverb or other. You can also just
export audio from camcorder and remove noise.
AUDIO PODCASTING VIDEO PODCASTING
Educators use podcasts to share Users post video podcasts to update
lessons with their students, and viewers on multiple topics such as
many can be found on iTunes U. new technology, news about their
Stanford is known for their posted business or company, and the latest
lectures. updates on their websites.
Universities such as Duke and UCLA Popular video podcasts are ones
also use iTunes U to post podcasts that do daily interviews with
with updates about the university celebrities.
and events going on. People in the music industry also
Major companies, such as the New use video podcasts to post exclusive
York Times use podcasts to send content that can only be found
updates on their latest changes and through those podcasts.
news about the business. They Might Be Giants is just one
band who is known for their
THE DIFFERENT USES
WHERE CAN I FIND PODCASTS?
Most podcasts, no matter what type
Many are posted onto the person or
company’s website or blog. PodOmatic
PURCHASE. LISTEN. VIEW.