[LINK] University of Missouri to require iPod touch or iPhone for Journalism students

Ivan Trundle ivan at itrundle.com
Mon May 25 21:38:58 AEST 2009

On 25/05/2009, at 9:07 PM, Brendan Scott wrote:

> Ivan Trundle wrote:
>> On 25/05/2009, at 6:01 PM, Jan Whitaker wrote:
>>> At 05:51 PM 25/05/2009, Ivan Trundle wrote:
>>>>> There are countless university podcasts which are free, but
>>>>> unavailable to me because they're only on itunes.
>>> Are they locked down completely?
>> No
>>> Are there iTune converters?
>> Yes.
> Neither of these is to the point.  There is no itunes client for  
> linux so putting things on itunes automatically excludes me.

How a university chooses to distribute its lessons is entirely up to  
the university. If there was not a critical mass of people who use  
iTunes, it would not make the choices that you bewail.


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