Podcasts and Webcasts
Podcasts and Webcasts--Amani Sams
Type of digital media consisting of an episodic series of files.
- The term comes from combing ipod and broadcast.
- An easy way to understand it is audio on demand.
- You can download them on your devices that stream videos.
- You can set up your ipod to check for updates of podcaasts.
- Podcasts are only updated when the author has time.
Media presention distributed over the internet
- The largest webcasters include radio and TV stations.
- A webcast uses streaming data transfer so the file can
be seen and heard with little or no interuption.
- You only need a computer to view or listen to a webcast.
- Webcasts are often broadcasted live.
- Netcast is another name used for webcast.