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BBC Opens Archives for Creative Repurposing

December 15, 2005

The BBC, via the Creative Archive License Group is temporarily opening its news archives to the U.K. public, specifically for people to access, remix, podcast and otherwise subject the content to creative repurposing. Some restrictions apply, for example, the content may not be used for commercial purposes, and anything created using the content must, itself, be […]

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It's All In Your Head

November 18, 2005

Paul Lehrman's “Insider Audio”  column in the November '05 issue of Mix  magazine has some keen insights into iPods and podcasting technology.  In particular he asks why more people aren't creating podcasts using binaural mic'ing, which gives the listener a much more realistic, “being there,” experience.  It's a natural technology for this medium, given that […]

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Hey now… what's that sound?

November 4, 2005

Some of us simply are more aurally than visually oriented. Whether we're on vacation or just going about our day, a few of us tend to use an audio recorder instead of a still or video camera to capture moments that
catch our ear. The sounds might pour out of …

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