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Transom - A Showcase and Workshop for New Public Radio. Please classify me! Spotlight: exposing a sex-abuse scandal, one story at a time. Shortly after the Boston Globe began to break stories about sexual abuse by priests and the decades-long cover-up by the Catholic Church, in 2002, the newspaper’s editor, Marty Baron, received a letter.

Spotlight: exposing a sex-abuse scandal, one story at a time

It was from a prominent Bostonian, complaining about the coverage by the newspaper and its Spotlight investigative team. He wrote that such a story would never have been pursued under previous editors of the Globe. The editors all had Irish Catholic names. ‘Bertie’s Children’: what the 18-year-olds of Ireland think. Born into the boom but plunged into an economic bust during their teenage years, Ireland’s 18-year-olds will be able to vote in a general election for the first time in the coming weeks.

‘Bertie’s Children’: what the 18-year-olds of Ireland think

They do so against the backdrop of a recovering economy. They could be termed Bertie’s Children, born in 1997, the year the former taoiseach took office and the beginning of a 14-year period of Fianna Fáil-led governments. Until they were 10 they lived in a country of plenty. But after the devastating crash and the international bailout many families experienced financial stress and hardship. How did that affect them, if at all? The Irish Times has sought the opinions of eight young men and women born in 1997, from a variety of backgrounds and from across Ireland. 6 Podcasts You Need To Listen To — Brainwash. HeyFranHey, Dustin Ross, and Assanté remind us every Wednesday that no one wants "a musty brain.

6 Podcasts You Need To Listen To — Brainwash.

" Tools Toolbar. Tools Toolbar allows you to choose various tools for selection, volume adjustment, zooming and time-shifting of audio.

Tools Toolbar

Click on the toolbar image below to see this toolbar displayed in context of the default upper tooldock layout. There are two keyboard shortcuts that enable you to navigate through the various available tools: D This shortcut cycles forward selecting each tool in turn, returning to the Selection tool after the Multi tool A This shortcut cycles backward also selecting each tool in turn. Selection F1 Click to select a start point for audio playback, or click and drag to select a range of audio to play or edit. Audio Tracks and Clips. Edit Menu. The Edit Menu provides standard edit commands (Undo, Redo, Cut, Copy, Paste and Delete) plus many other commands specific to editing audio or labels.

Edit Menu

There are many commands available from this menu so some commands are grouped into a cascading sub-menu (as denoted on this page by a table of commands). Mac OS X users: CTRL = COMMAND and ALT = OPTION. So, for example, CTRL + ALT + K = COMMAND + OPTION + K Undo CTRL + Z. FAQ:Editing. > Forward To: FAQ:Errors < Back to: FAQ:Opening and Saving Files |< Index of Frequently Asked Questions It's Not Working!

FAQ:Editing

Many menu items and other functions are disabled while playing, recording, or paused. To enable them, press the yellow Stop button . All effects, most Edit Menu items and Cut, Copy, Trim and Silence in Edit Toolbar require you to select the audio you want to change. To select a specific region of audio, click and drag with the Selection tool enabled so as to highlight the selected track. If you choose an effect or other menu item requiring a selection without making a selection, Audacity will by default select all the audio in the project. If preferred you can disable this behavior in the Tracks Preferences by unchecking Select all audio in project, if none selected. Navigation Tips. This page explains how to how to navigate the waveform or tracks (including moving the playback position) identifying audio for editing, and how to find and mark edit points.

Navigation Tips

It's about "Navigating and Identifying audio for editing For tips on how to view and adjust playback volume, and to achieve smooth playback quality, see Playback Tips. Contents Changing playback position Audacity does not currently have a drag bar like most media players with which you can drag the audio position as it is playing. There is a however a << button to left of the green play button which skips to the start of the project, and a >> button to right of the stop button which skips to the end of the project. Audacity always plays from where the cursor position is, or where a selected area is, when you press SPACE or use the green Play button.

Audacity Wiki. Zoom H2n – Thomann Mobile. I use the Zoom for 2 purposes: - recording guitar and bass at home directly from my amp - recording our band Warning: I did not have any experience concerning recording music before, so this review might be helpful for you if you are a beginner too and are looking for equipment with easy and beginner friendly handling.

Zoom H2n – Thomann Mobile

I am someone who does not like too Play around with technical devices and many Options, I just want the thing to work and to record my stuff in the most convenient way. Home recording works really good. Recording guitar seems to be easier than recording bass. Band recordings sound very good as well, especially at lower volumes. Audio Recording With a Smartphone - Wild Mountain Echoes. It seems like smartphones will do anything.

Audio Recording With a Smartphone - Wild Mountain Echoes

But do they make effective sound recorders? That depends on what you are looking (listening) for and what type of phone you have. Below I describe ways to record on your smartphone, with examples of products that might help. How to record high quality audio with an external mic onto my Samsung Galaxy S Android handset. Recording Studio Microphones: The Ultimate Beginner Guide. Download this post to keep as your reference.

Recording Studio Microphones: The Ultimate Beginner Guide

Take a look at any online music superstore, and what do you see? Thousands upon thousands of microphones. And as any recording engineer will tell you… The beginner's guide to creating a podcast, according to the pros. Podcasts are so hot this season. With the outpour of podcast obsessions (thanks, Serial), we've probably all thought to ourselves, "How hard can it be? " It seems like everyone with a social media following has tried his hand at the storytelling medium. Ukulele Stock Production Music.

7 Best Microphones for Recording Vocals: under $700. ID3. ID3 is a metadata container most often used in conjunction with the MP3 audio file format. It allows information such as the title, artist, album, track number, and other information about the file to be stored in the file itself. 15 Tips for Recording at Home. Get better results when recording at home. The beginner's guide to creating a podcast, according to the pros. Audacity: About Audacity. Audacity is a free, easy-to-use, multi-track audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux and other operating systems. The interface is translated into many languages. Why aren't millennials buying houses? They can't afford it.