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"A podcast is a series of audio or video digital-media files which is distributed over the Internet by syndicated download, through Web feeds, to portable media players and personal computers. Though the same content may also be made available by direct download or streaming, a podcast is distinguished from other digital-media formats by its ability to be syndicated, subscribed to, and downloaded automatically when new content is added." wikipedia.org/wiki/Podcasts
The easiest and most convenient way to start getting and listening (audio podcasts) and vieiwing (video podcasts) is using iTunes from Apple (free; included on every Mac and also free download is available for MS Windows; apple.com/itunes).
To subscribe to a podcast (series) when you know the URL:
To Browse for podcast:
(Note: not in preferences dialog, iTunes 8.)
When selected Podcasts in LIBRARY, press the Settings... button at the bottom of the window to tweak how often to check (Every Hour, Every Day, Every Week, or Manually.)
|Lang||Podcast Title||Publisher||Updated||URL - copy into to iTunes' Subscribe...||info|
|Car Tech Podcast||CNET||weekly (Fridays)||(podcasts.cnet.com)|
|Car Tech Video||CNET||irregularly||(podcasts.cnet.com)|
|CNET News Daily Podcast||CNET||daily||(podcasts.cnet.com)|
|svt.se - Aktuellt 21||SVT.se||daily||svt.se/podd-tv|
|svt.se - Rapport 19.30||SVT.se||daily||svt.se/podd-tv|
Contact our technology partner COMGT for assistance with creation and distribution of podcasts.