Questions tagged [podcasts]

A podcast is a series of digital media files (audio and/or video) that usually have a specific theme or type of topic and are subscribed to or downloaded from the internet.

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Podcast aggregator for Ipod other than itunes [closed]

What is a good podcast aggregator for my ipod other than ITunes? I'm looking for something that will poll for new podcasts daily and automatically load to my ipod when I connect my ipod to my ...
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How do you permanently stop a particular podcast episode downloading in iTunes?

Every time I fire up iTunes and it automatically starts to get the lastest podcasts from my subscriptions, there are always some episodes that I don't want to get which happen to be the latest ones ...
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Subscribing to Podcasts in Windows Media Player

I'm trying to subscribe to a podcast in Windows Media Player 10, but I did not find any options to do that. If Windows Media Player does not provide that option please suggest any other players (...
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Using 1 Zune Library from two PCs?

I use the Zune PC software to manage my music/podcast library and I'd like to have one Library that I can use from two different computers. Has anyone managed/tried to do this?
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Lightweight Podcast listener (Mac)

I'm not a huge fan of iTunes and don't use it apart from listening to one podcast that's released several times a week. Could someone please recommend me a lightweight Podcast listener for the mac so ...
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Go to podcast page in iTunes Store

In iTunes, I want to do something like this: Podcast > (podcast name) > right click > go to podcast page in iTunes Store Of course, there is no such option when I right click the podcast. ...
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Restrict iTunes smart playlist to audio only

I have a smart playlist of my favorite podcasts which I use for commuting -- it's mostly a simple collection of "Album contains This Week in Tech" or "Album contains Croncast", etc. The feed from The ...
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iTunes 9 Podcast Playorder

I know that Apple seems to not think people want to do things easily, like how to show exact duplicates or play podcasts in order on the iPod from oldest to newest, but I can't seem to find how to ...
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Good software for recording podcasts on the Mac (OSX) [closed]

I'm looking for a piece of simple software that'll allow me to easily : Record Audio Perform basic editing (cut out a section, increase the volume) Save to MP3. People talk about Audacity, but I ...
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What is a podcast and how do I find one and consume it

What is a podcast, how do I find one and how do I consume it (or whatever you call consuming one).
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Backup iTunes podcast download status for Windows XP reinstall

I'm preparing for a long overdue reinstall of Windows XP. I use iTunes to downoad oodles of podcasts; I have many episodes which I've not yet downloaded and won't until I've completed the reinstall. ...
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Double-speed playback for iTunes?

The iPod app on the iPhone (and presumably the iPod Touch) supports playback at 2x the recorded speed. This is great for listening to talk-radio podcasts when I'm driving, as I can get about twice the ...
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How does an iPhone know which mp3s are podcasts?

I recently got an iPhone, and quickly found I would rather use the Zune software instead of iTunes. So I turned on the manual syncing, and I can just drag the mp3 files I want over to the iPhone in ...
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Looking for a software / something to automate some simple audio processing

I'm looking for a way to take a 1-hour podcast MP3 file and split it into several several 2-minute MP3s. Along the way, I'd like to also do a few things like Amplify the volume. The problem I'm ...
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Is there a good podcast app for Windows Media Center?

I would love to easily watch podcasts on my media center machine. Is there a service or application I can run in the background which will automatically get the latest podcasts and integrate them ...
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Podcasting: Pipe internet audio to conference calls

I have a podcast and we use Skype and Audio Hijack to record all of us. How would I go about piping audio so the other people on the Skype conference call can hear it real time? I would like a ...
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App / protocol to tune into live audio and video based on schedule or subscription

Many of us have embraced the podcasting revolution enabled by rss feeds and podcatchers. Alot of sites now broadcast live streams of what is eventually edited into a podcast. In most cases ...
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Way to get old podcasts in iTunes

When you subscribe to a podcast in iTunes it only lists the 10 most recent podcasts. Is there a way to get the older podcasts?
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iTunes alternative for Windows with good podcast management? [closed]

Since iTunes is so dog-slow on Windows, I'm looking for a good alternative that manages podcasts well. Bonus for syncing play counts, ratings, etc. Edit: I'm not looking for a podcast-only app, I'm ...
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Transcript creator OR Speech to text [closed]

I listen to a daily podcast that is about 4 hours long. I think it would be a cool project if I could come with some way to generate transcripts of it automatically. Is there any software that will "...
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Songbird + Podcasts not working?

Using Songbird 1.2.0 but cannot figure out how to get Podcasts to work with it. From what I understand that is what they call subscriptions, which I have added but nothing downloads?
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iPod Nano hangs after sync when attempting to play a podcast

After synchronising my iPod nano (2G I think) it will without fail hang if the first thing I attempt to play is a podcast. I can resolve this by resetting it, by flicking the lock switch and holding ...
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How to watch video podcasts using XBMC

How do I configure Xbox Media Center (XBMC) to subscribe and show videos from a video podcast (aka vodcast)?
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How do I update podcasts on my iPhone that are not listed in the iTunes directory?

I listen to a number of podcasts that are not listed in the iTunes directory (and never will be) -- is it possible to update these podcasts from the iPhone to get the latest episodes while I'm on-the-...
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Is there a way to get iTunes to automatically play all items in a podcast?

iTunes always stops at the end of each track in a podcast, forcing you to manually queue up the next one by hand. This is all well and good for longer podcasts like the stackoverflow one, but for the ...
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Skype: How to record a podcast?

I am doing a podcast with some friends. We are planning to do this by getting onto a Skype conference call and discussing our topic. Is there a way to record this Skype conference conversation into a ...
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Best way to sync podcasts into Windows Mobile phone?

I have yet to find an application that best synchronizes podcasts with my phone, at least one that is as good as iTunes. I wanted an application that: downloaded the new podcast episodes, ...
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Podcast - tools for creating feeds [closed]

I want to change from a streaming server to the Podcast way of distributing our messages. We are a world wide net of churches with 2 and more messages per week and church to be uploaded. I need some ...