Sept. 19, readers will be able to listen to Enterprise-Record headlines
with the debut of the "Newsroom Update" audio program on chicoer.com.
Each weekday afternoon, the Enterprise-Record will present
a brief synopsis of top stories being prepared by reporters. The program
is a "sneak peek" of stories in the works for chicoer.com and
the next day's print edition of the Enterprise-Record.
here for the current program.
Each 1- to 3-minute program will be uploaded at around 5
p.m. on weekdays. The format is mp3 audio and the file size will be around
Readers will be able to listen to and download the program
on chicoer.com. They will also be able to "subscribe" to the
Newsroom Update podcast (see sidebar).
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In addition to the current edition of the podcast, up to
two weeks of previous programs will be available on this Web page.
Week of Sept. 18
Week of Sept. 11
Users can also subscribe to the Newsroom Update "podcast"
to automatically download the program to their computers and MP3
music players (such as Apple's iPod). Podcasts use a technology
known as RSS (a type of syndication) to let users know when a new
program has been published.
iTunes users -- Those using Apple's iTunes
(ver. 4.9 and up), may subscribe by clicking
here. Users may also find the podcast by searching for "Enterprise-Record"
at the iTunes Store.
Other users -- Newsroom Update has its
own RSS feed. Users can copy and paste this link into "newsreaders"
or "podcatchers" -- programs geared to monitor RSS feeds and download
podcasts. "Podcatchers" can include software programs
or Web sites. Click to add podcast to Google
Wikipedia has more information on podcasting.