Welcome to "The Digital Hub," my semi-regular podcast, produced
in GarageBand 3, dealing with iLife and related digital media topics.
"The Digital Hub" #2: August 4, 2006. iLife '06 Updates,
iPods in the Car, and GarageBand Goes Vinyl
Episode 2 of "The Digital Hub" is approximately 19
minutes long. In it, I spotlight the updates that Apple has released since
iLife '06 shipped in January; discuss the growing number of car manufacturers
providing iPod integration; talk about a couple of inexpensive alternatives
for playing an iPod in your car; and demonstrate a free audio filter for
GarageBand that can make your music sound like it's playing from a scratchy
"The Digital Hub" Episode 2 (19-minute enhanced podcast;
9MB file; iTunes for Mac
or Windows required for playback).
"The Digital Hub" #1: January, 2006. Touring iLife
1 of "The Digital Hub" is a 50-minute enhanced podcast devoted
to iLife '06. Take a tour of all six iLife '06 programs in this extra-length
edition. (No, they won't all be this long!)
"The Digital Hub" Episode 1 (50-minute enhanced podcast;
24MB file; iTunes for
Mac or Windows required for playback).
If you click the links above, the podcast
may play back in your browser window. Control-click or right-click on
the link instead, then choose the shortcut menu's Download command to
download the podcast to your hard drive.
Each episode of "The Digital Hub" is an enhanced podcast—it
contains chapters that let you jump to specific locations within the podcast.
Some episodes also contain Web links and synchronized artwork. To jump
to specific chapters in iTunes, use the chapter menu to the left of the
Search box. On an iPod, press the Previous or Next buttons.
Above: A radio pioneer—George Heid, my dad—at
the microphone, sometime in the 1940s.