Posts Tagged ‘ Mac ’

Steve Jobs’ Two Greatest Achievements

Aug 27th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Story, General, Internet TV, Podcasting, Podcasting Hardware, Video

Steve Jobs’s run at Apple has been exceptional. As CEO, he took an also-ran tech company and turned it into the most valuable company in the world, introducing a lot of cool technology, along the way.

But, while the world of technology struggles to figure out what Jobs’ announcement means for the future of Apple, it’s clear that Jobs’ achievements at Apple are more than the Mac, the iMac, the iPhone or the iPad.

Ambrosia Releases WireTap Anywhere 2.0

Nov 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Podcasting Software

Ambrosia Software has announced the release of WireTap Anywhere 2.0, a major update to the audio routing and mixing software – a popular tool for Mac-based podcasters. WireTap Anywhere can take the audio output from any combination of Mac applications or hardware input devices, and route it into your favorite audio processing applications. The new 2.0 […]

Why You Shouldn’t Expect A Cheap Mac Netbook Or Tablet Anytime Soon. Or Ever.

Nov 25th, 2009 | By | Category: General

If you’ve been waiting for Apple to release a cheap Mac netbook or an inexpensive tablet computer, don’t expect it to happen anytime soon. Or ever. Here’s why. While the Mac is a niche computer, Apple’s targeted the most profitable niche and it’s done it very successfully. According to the latest numbers from NPD, Apple […]

Microsoft Considering Bringing Zune Software To The Mac

Oct 6th, 2009 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players

Microsoft is considering porting its Zune software and services to other platforms, including Apple Mac OS X.

There’s no guarantee that Microsoft is going to pursue this strategy.

If they do, though, they may actually be starting to think different about the Zune.

Finally – A Cheap Handicam With A Mic Jack

Aug 19th, 2009 | By | Category: Digital Video Recorder, Video

Kodak has released the Kodak Zi8 Pocket Video Camera, a $179 HD handicam which features – finally – an external mic jack. There are a lot of cheap portable video cameras, but almost all of them suffer from horrible sound and no support for better mics. Let’s hope that other companies will follow Kodak’s lead […]

Orange County Sheriff’s Department Using Podcasting For Communications And Training

Dec 22nd, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Corporate Podcasts, Podcast Distribution, Podcasting Hardware

Apple has published an article looking at how the Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) is using podcasting for communciations and training: The Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD), much like any organization with a critical mission, requires lightning-fast communications between senior staff and troops. The department also needs to deliver in-depth training, especially for situations that involve a […]

NetFlix Brings Internet Movie Streaming To Macs

Oct 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Movie Store, Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

Netflix today announced it has released its 2nd-generation media player, based on Microsoft Silverlight, which brings the company’s Internet video service to subscribers with Intel-based Mac computers for the first time. The deployment, which will initially touch a small percentage of new Netflix subscribers, is the first step in an anticipated roll-out of the new platform […]

voXover Video Demo

Oct 25th, 2008 | By | Category: Podcasting Software

This is a video introduction to voXover – a Mac voice-over automation utility and batch-recorder designed for projects that require large numbers of individual audio files to be recorded.

Free Mac Audio Recorder

Oct 5th, 2008 | By | Category: Podcasting Software

Audio Recorder is a free program that lets you record with your Mac from any input device directly to AIFF, WAV, MP3, MP4 or AppleLossLess formats. Download link

Learn To Podcast On The Mac

Sep 7th, 2008 | By | Category: How to Podcast

Take Control Books has published a new ebook, Take Control of Podcasting on the Mac, 2nd Edition. The ebook, by Andy J. Williams Affleck, covers what you need to begin your first podcast, without spending much (if any) money. Changes in the book include coverage of WireTap Studio and Übercaster; updated Garageband coverage and tips on getting great interviews.  […]