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Podcatcher on the iPhone

Hey Buzz crew,

I got my new iPhone and the Mobile Me service for wireless contact syncing. My question is does anyone know a way to sync podcasts over the air. I would hope for a non jail broken option but if that is my only option then so be it. I'm just a little skittish about the jail breaking process on my new toy I waited 6 hours in line for.


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Mobile Safari...

In reply to: Podcatcher on the iPhone

Can play mp3's and mov's directly off web sites. That's your best bet.
Podcast syncing, only works via itunes though...

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The thing that's bothered me

In reply to: Mobile Safari...

is if you can download songs from iTunes, and then sync them back to your computer, why can't you download new podcast episodes and then sync them back?

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because you don't *WANT TO*

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Oh, yes, I forgot

In reply to: because you don't *WANT TO*

Sorry Mr. Jobs, I fogot you know EXACTLY what I do or don't want to do... Happy

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In reply to: The thing that's bothered me

Perhaps they didn't want to upset att with the data usage, iTunes stir is only via wifi for example.
Btw posted this from my iphone. Grin

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What I'd really like to see is a streaming service. With 3G, it is possible to stream music, easily enough bandwith. The iPhone only has 16GB little compared to the iPod classic streaming would make up for that definately. Keep your music library in the cloud. A service like this might make mobileme actually worth it.

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Streaming would be good

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But as you said with the iPhone only doing the store over WiFi, why can't they implement it the same way for podcasts, make it WiFi only? I think it'd be great, I'd not have to sync my iPod/iPhone every day to get the latest BOL or Today In Tech History or whatever.

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Perhaps programmers want to avoid having to figure out having 2 podcast feeds on 2 different devices and need to sync them Wink

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(NT) (NT) That sounds about right!

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