At this install-fest you can make your own Podcast in a Box: a super-simple device to broadcast automatically across the internet! Each attendee can install Box Populi software on computers we provide, or bring your own. Step-by-step installation with the creators of Box Populi makes creating your own Podcast In a Box a snap.
Podcast in a Box is a software and hardware solution which makes it easy to broadcast (podcast) over the internet. Users simply plug in a USB key to start recording and unplug it to stop. The box handles the rest: publishing the media and managing the files that go along with it.
Meet the Creators: Install Fest offers the rare opportunity to speak one-on-one with Box Populi software designers Chris Dawson and Ed Groth! Questions or concerns? Get the answers you need With designer advice and assistance, become an expert at Box Populi software in minutes.Box Populi offers podcast and multimedia production software, hardware and services, primarily for the college and university market. We have been in business since 2003, and have products in dozens of large universities across the US. We transform education through communication.
*If you bring your own computer, we recommend at least a 500 MHz processor with 128 MB RAM, CDROM drive, and 10 GB hard disk for installation (we will have a few monitors, mice, keyboards, power cables, and network cables). The computer does not need to have a working operating system installed.
Who's Invited: All university faculty, staff and students
What: Podcast in a Box Install Fest
When: Saturday, May 5th, 12 pm-4 pm
Where: Portland State Business Accelerator . Go to www.psba.pdx.edu for driving directions. Do not use Mapquest or other mapping providers; they do not work for this building.
Cost: Free (or $100 if you take home one of our boxes)
Presenters: Chris Dawson (CTO), Ed Groth, Mathew Ladd, Brett Heckman, Marcus Estes
Registration Required. Register at: http://www.boxpopuli.com/installfestmay2007.html
For more information: Carol N. Mason, Director of the Portland State Business Accelerator at 503-725-2313.