Category: Podcasting

  • Leveraging The Power and Security of UNIX Tools as a Windows or Mac User

    Reading Time: < 1 minutes I’ve seen a couple of really good tutorials on the proper use of UNIX power tools recently that I wanted to bring to the attention of Operation Gadget readers: Mastering Wget from “… A versatile, old school Unix program called Wget is a highly hackable, handy little tool that can take care of all […]

  • Using the Nokia N90 to Film Ice Hockey

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Last Saturday, Scott Shalom, Bill Maurer, and I officiated a men's college ice hockey game between Drexel University and Villanova University in Philadelphia. I thought it would be interesting to see how Nokia N90 video clips of a hockey game would turn out, so I lent the camera phone to my friend Shane Hanlon who […]

  • Howard Stern Does His Last Show on Traditional Radio; Next Stop Sirius

    Reading Time: < 1 minutes The Associated Press reports that Howard Stern bid his terrestrial audience fairwell today and encouraged them to tune in to him on Sirius Satellite Radio on January 9, 2006. According to the article, Stern began his show by saying, “Good morning, and welcome to the last show on terrestrial radio,” while the sound of “Taps” […]

  • Ion iTTUSB Turntable Helps You Turn Your LPs and 45s into MP3s

    Reading Time: < 1 minutes My father-in-law has gotten back into LPs lately after the family got him a stereo with an integrated turntable. When he got it, the thought crossed my mind that someone who has a big vinyl collection and liked the sound would have all kinds of trouble ripping those tracks to their iPod. Ubergizmo reported yesterday […]

  • NBC Universal Programming to Appear on Video iPod via iTunes

    Reading Time: < 1 minutes reports that NBC Universal will make 300 episodes of 16 TV programs available via iTunes. NBC Universal and Apple said that certain content from NBC, USA Network, and the Sci-Fi Channel will be available for $1.99 per episode. Shows that are involved in this deal include: Law & Order The Office Surface The Tonight […]

  • Pro-level Windows Audio Editing Tools Discussion Added to Operation Gadget

    Reading Time: < 1 minutes One of the hottest stories I’ve ever written for Operation Gadget is What Alternatives to Garage Band Exist on Windows?. I originally wrote this article in March 2004 and I’ve updated it at least three times because of feedback from our readers. I just added a professional level audio editing tools discussion to this article […]

  • Publishes Two Music Videos Formatted for iPod with Video Playback Produced by Soldiers Overseas

    Reading Time: < 1 minutes Earlier today, Rush Limbaugh announced on his syndicated radio show that two music videos from Sgt. Clay Smith are available in iPod Video format exclusively on The music videos videos were discussed on Rush Limbaugh’s program on November 23 when Limbaugh replayed a call he took during a podcast that he refers to as […]