Finding and subscribing to podcasts


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Finding and subscribing to podcasts

All right, it's time to talk about podcasts. You have probably heard the term before and it has definitely come up a few times in these movies already, but so far we haven't really discussed what a podcast is. The most basic and easily understood explanation of a podcast is that it's a file, commonly an audio file, but it can also be a video that you can download from the Internet and play on your computer or portable media device like an iPod. The word itself is a combination of the words broadcast and iPod, but both of those words are a bit misleading, because you don't need an iPod or any portable music player to listen to a podcast.

And the podcast itself is not broadcasted in any way. In order to listen to a podcast you have to download the file to your computer, but in its strict definition, a podcast is not just an audio file that can be downloaded, even though it's becoming more common to find web sites where producers simply throw a downloadable audio clip o...

Finding and subscribing to podcasts
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Finding and subscribing to podcasts provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the iTunes 10 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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iTunes
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