Monthly Archives: August 2011

Online audio – Music & audio libraries

Now that we’ve talked about freely available internet radio and podcasts, let’s start looking at your music and audio – the stuff you’ve downloaded or copied from your CDs. What Is It? Not too long ago, your personal audio library … Continue reading

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Online Video – Livestreaming

To stay on the streaming theme, let’s take a quick break from audio and look at streaming video. What Is It? Livestreaming video is similar to internet radio: video is broadcast live and in real time over the internet. Anyone … Continue reading

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Due to website maintenance, this week’s Learning for Life Online will be posted tomorrow (Tuesday). We’re sorry for the inconvenience and delay, and hope you tune in tomorrow for livestreaming video.

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Online Audio – Internet Radio

How Is It Useful? I’m answering this question first this week because the answer is simple: internet radio takes all the ease of listening of broadcast radio and brings it to any device you have. Most of the time, you … Continue reading

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Online Audio – Podcasts

Unlike online video and photos, online audio comes in a few different forms. We’ll look at each of them in the next few weeks of Learning for Life Online. What Is It? Podcasts are audio broadcasts used to spread the … Continue reading

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