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makeaudio.gifHere’s the latest audio from MAKE Magazine! In this show we talk about the new Lexus RX Hybrid (we’ll be hacking one up!) and we have an interview with the makers of Comic Life! the amazing application for Do-it-yourself comic creation you can print and share on the web. Right click or Control + click to download this MP3 to you local system or add the MAKE Audio feed to your podcasting application and get the show automatically! Show notes after the jump…
Hosted by: Phillip Torrone, Associate Editor MAKE Magazine.
Show details: 17 minutes, 8MB, MP3.
Guests: Beth Goza (Seattle, WA). Atariboy and Songcarver from Plasq (Melbourne, Australia).

Links and more from the show…

=Automotive=
Lexus RX Hybrid, specifications.

This device might mod the onboard to play DVDs while driving. There’s also a rumor that you can hold down the music note key and after a password prompt appears you enter 1791, this hasn’t been confirmed, but I’ll try it out.

=DIY Comics=
Comic Life (Mac OS X). Unlimited free 30 day trial, $24.95 USD.

Comics posted to Flickr.

=MAGAZINE=
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If you’d like your tech questions answered “live” send us an email, AIM/iChat, send audio via email or call and leave a message- 206-888-MAKE (6253).

The MAKE audio program was made on an iMac G5 with GarageBand and Audacity.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.


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  1. mmk01529 says:

    Hi,
    I really enjoy the podcast, keep ‘em coming! But could you change the naming convention of the files so that they show something useful on an iPod? Right now all you can see is Make_DIYcast_2005…

    Thanks,
    Mike

  2. jasonwert says:

    I agree, keep ‘em coming. I really enjoyed the first show.

  3. Zimmel says:

    Good to have to you back podcasting. I enjoyed the show! Can you post a screenshot of how you record Skype conversations?

  4. JoeQuinn says:

    Great show, am listening to the April 18 show as I work/write I really like having the links available on the site for later reference.

  5. philliptorrone says:

    zimmel- here’s a screenshot of recording skype on a mac! let me know if you have any questions! in the next issue of make we have an article about this as well.

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/pmtorrone/10437609/

    cheers,
    pt