[JPL] Pod Casting

Shaunna Morrison Machosky morrison at wduq.org
Wed Jul 22 12:23:37 EDT 2009

Streaming: a stream is not downloadable to an end-user's computer. 
When audio is streamed, there is no file left on an end-user's 
computer. A stream is accessed through a media player directly from a 
server. No portability or ownership.

Podcasting: a file is downloaded by the end user. A copy of it is on 
their hard disk. A podcast file can be redistributed, copied or 


>I would be surprised if this was legal for a person to listen on 
>demand to a Stream you have posted for time shift listening.  That 
>would really in effect not be different than podcasting and once the 
>stream is downloaded the presenter and the artist have no control 
>with how or where the downloader use or distribute the downloaded 
>I have been wrong many times in the past and hope others will weigh 
>in on this sticky subject.  Actually I HOPE I am wrong.

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