Tag Archives: audio

A great little app – iTalk and Karen Buck’s faux pas

No, I’m not being paid to advertise this. I genuinely, genuinely think I’ve stumbled upon a great free recording app that all journalists should know about. I found iTalk by literally searching for “free voice recording” on my iPhone, after … Continue reading

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Podcast.com

Just been playing around on Podcast.com It’s a good website for streaming all sorts of podcasts, but can be just a little overwhelming if you don’t know what you’re looking for. It’s also an American site so lots of US news, … Continue reading

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Drunk woman throws up during alcohol awareness interview

Last week I interviewed 18-year-old Harrison McCormack for an issue feature about young people drinking. He suggested that we meet in a pub for the interview and so we did. We decided to sit in the beer garden so as … Continue reading

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Social networks and audio hosting – the official SLJ review

You’ve got a track and you want to share it online. So where do you go? Well, it turns out there are a lot of options – and many of them for free, which is always nice. Choosing my favourite … Continue reading

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The Solar System Music Box

On a rainy Wednesday in February, with a tower of deadlines shuddering over your head, this is just the thing you need to shift your brain out of stress gear and into zenny, harmony-of-the-universe thoughts. For a solar system music … Continue reading

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Playing with fire: An audio experiment

I just uploaded a video on YouTube. It is an awesome fire-eater at the most recent Love Brunch event (day time clubbing) at Notting Hill’s Supper Club. The online journalism lecture about technical equipment needed for mobile journalism slightly overwhelmed and baffled … Continue reading

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Experimenting with audio – Ellie Buchdahl records, cuts, tinkers with and uploads audio online

After months of blogging about online audio, I decided to actually have a go myself. And, as an impoverished student in (yes, we know) a struggling profession, have a go as cheaply as possible. I decided to start simple – … Continue reading

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