Podcasting: Ben Stubbs
What is a podcast:
A digital audio file made available on the Internet for downloading to a computer or portable media player, typically available as a series, new installments of which can be received by subscribers automatically.
What hardware is needed for Podcasting?
What software is needed for Podcasting?
A good recording software to use is audacity
Internet link to upload
Somewhere to publish it to
Stay on the right side of the law
What is libel?
a published false statement that is damaging to a person's reputation; a written defamation.
The act of parliament that covers defamation of character is called the Defamation Act 2013.
Copyright gives the creators of some types of media rights to control how they're used and distributed. Music, books, video and software can all be covered by copyright law.
The legal penalties for copyright infringement are:
Offenders can be punished with a fine all the way up to being imprisoned. Some of the other penalties are:
A court issued injunction
A court can impound the copyright material.
Performing rights society
There is a legal obligation to join the performing rights society if people use copyrighted material on a thing such as a radio station. https://www.prsformusic.com/SiteCollectionDocument...
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