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Rodecaster Duo, Streamlabs Ultra, Adobe Podcast Suite Beta
Episode 626th June 2023 • Podcasting Resources Guide • Juergen Berkessel
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Today, we delve into the exciting Rodecaster Duo, Streamlabs Ultra Subscription, and the much-anticipated Adobe Podcast Suite. We're here to inform and entertain, as well as to help you launch, market, and grow your show. Buckle up, fellow podcasters, because we're about to embark on a fascinating audio journey!


Welcome to another episode of "The Podcasting Resources Guide," where we explore innovative tools and breakthroughs in the podcasting world. Today, we delve into the Rodecaster Duo, Streamlabs Ultra Subscription, and the much-anticipated Adobe Podcast Suite. We're here to inform and entertain, as well as to help you launch, market, and grow your show. Buckle up, fellow podcasters, because we're about to embark on another audio journey !!

Today, we're turning the spotlight onto the Rodecaster Duo, an all-in-one audio production solution that's been turning heads at Polymash. Have you ever dreamt of a gadget that could streamline your podcasting process, with top-notch audio quality without overwhelming your desk? Then, let us introduce you to your dream come true. This compact and intuitive console, born from the ingenious minds over at Rode, is a game-changer for podcasters, streamers, and content creators, just like us here at Polymash. We've all had that moment of staring at our workspace, filled with a jumble of wires, microphones, and numerous bits of tech. The Rodecaster Duo is here to tidy up that mess and revolutionize your workflow. Imagine a device that features a large high-definition touchscreen, tactile rotary encoder, and broadcast-quality faders. Picture how smoothly your project setup could go, using professionally tailored presets and the intuitive VoxLab processing editor. A tap here, a twist there, and you've dialed in your perfect sound. Yes, with Rodecaster Duo, it's that simple. Now let’s get down to the nitty-gritty, the audio. The Rodecaster Duo boasts world-class Revolution Preamps. These exceptional components deliver pristine sound for any input, whether it's a microphone, instrument, headset, or line-level source. Moreover, with ultra-low noise and high-gain capabilities, the need for boosters or external processing is all but eliminated. Hop aboard the Rodecaster Duo, and you’re privy to studio-quality audio processing, courtesy of APHEX, giving you access to authentic emulations of legendary hardware audio processors. Imagine the quality in every moment of your content, impressing your listeners with every syllable. Now, we at Polymash heartily acknowledge that an all-powerful gadget doesn't fit a podcaster's life if it's too bulky. This is where the Rodecaster Duo comes into its own. It’s compact and portable, ideal for podcasting on the go, without sacrificing an iota of quality or convenience. Let’s talk connectivity. The Duo offers eight assignable inputs for your microphones, headsets, and wireless devices. You’re in full control, configuring your console to suit your unique workflow. Even better? You get six programmable SMART pads, your personal creative control panel to add unique elements to your podcasts. A drawback, the pricing isn’t dramatically less than the Rodecaster Pro although the product itself is less bulky. Another minor gripe, in the aim of compactness, tactile controls are limited compared to larger interfaces. Our take here at Polymash? We're thoroughly impressed. The Rodecaster Duo offers high-quality audio features condensed into a more compact form, keeping your desk free while still delivering a powerful podcasting punch. We firmly believe it's the new go-to interface for podcasters who value their space as much as their sound. Remember, you can find Rodecaster Duo by visiting rode dot com. Explore their fantastic website, and you’ll see why we’re so thrilled about this addition to the podcasting ecosystem. Kudos to the team at Rode for pioneering this leap forward for podcast technology. We're all excited to see how this continues to elevate the podcasting game!

Huddle up close, because we at Polymash are super stoked about the Streamlabs Ultra Subscription and their new Podcast Editor feature. And yes, we hear you, your eyebrows just shot up like a rocket. Streamlabs? The live streaming bigwig? Venturing into our podcast territory? Oh, what a time to be alive ! For the uninitiated, Streamlabs is a leading provider of live streaming tools and is an esteemed brand under Logitech. And they are providing a comprehensive package for us lot in podcasting. We're talking easy text-based editing, auto-generated transcripts, and resizing tools so you can effortlessly share your episodes across platforms like TikTok and Instagram. It's like the superhero sidekick that's armed to bring your content to life. With customizable clips, subtitles, and even real-time translations, your content can be heard, seen, and understood across multiple languages and platforms. Plus, the AI-assisted tools can help find clip highlights, trim down those sneaky filler words, and remove awkward pauses, thus saving you valuable time. Isn't that neat? But remember, every superhero has a backstory, a twisted one in case of Streamlabs. The Streamlabs team, while innovative, has a bit of a murky history involving some shady business practices and copying features from other platforms. Case in point - the Streamlabs OBS or SLOBS situation which is a classic example of them stepping on OBS’s name. Definitely not a great move. And guess what? This was brought to our attention by a pretty revealing article we read on ko-fi. It's titled "The Dark Twisty History of Streamlabs." Just type it in the search bar and you'll find it. So, yep, that's the underbelly we wanted to bring to your attention. Despite the magnificent features that Streamlabs offers, its history might require us and fellow podcasters transitioning to this platform to be a bit cautious. It's worth considering alternatives and weighing the benefits before taking a leap. But the bottom line? As podcasters, our end goal is to deliver top-tier content while also saving time, and we can definitely see Streamlabs ticking a lot of boxes there. If you're contemplating a new tool to simplify your podcast journey, Streamlabs could be an interesting contender. The Polymash team is here to keep you abreast of the coolest tools in the podcasting industry, and that means exploring every nook and cranny. Sure, Streamlabs has its share of grey areas, but it also brings a lot to the table in terms of streamlining your podcast workflow. So next time you're in the podcasting trenches, juggling editing, branding, and sharing, remember Streamlabs could be a one-stop solution. Take it for a spin, explore, evaluate, and see if it's the right fit for your podcast needs. Until then, keep podcasting, keep growing, and keep the love for our industry alive. We're in this together. Let's keep pushing the boundaries and shape the future, one podcast tool at a time.

We're buzzing here at Polymash waiting for beta access to the Adobe Podcast suite. It’s still in beta, but boy are we thrilled already ! Developed by the geniuses at Adobe, you know - the ones behind Photoshop, Adobe Creative Cloud and so much more, their podcasting platform is already creating a buzz. And for good reason. Imagine streamlining your editing process, recording interviews remotely and even enhancing your audio using cutting-edge AI. Sounds pretty impressive, right? This new tool is already putting its best foot forward with features like the Descript-like "Edit words, not waveforms" which makes refining edits a breeze. Who wouldn't want to ensure their audience enjoys a smooth listening experience, right? But there's more! If you're looking to grow your podcast and invite diverse voices from across the world, Adobe Podcast's Squadcast-like "Remote recording" feature is going to be your best friend. Sharing interesting and insightful conversations with guests from all corners of the globe just got easier. Now, let's talk about the icing on the cake. Adobe Podcast comes packed with Auphonic-like "AI-powered audio" tools. So, if you've ever stressed watching the clock while manually editing your audio or wondered how to optimize your audio levels and reduce background noise... worry no more. Adobe Podcast has got you covered. We at Polymash appreciate a good tool when we see one and we love how this one integrates with Adobe Creative Cloud. It's almost magical how you can refine, polish, and improve the quality of your podcast's audio without spending hours laboring over them. But true to form, we feel it's important to remind you that this product is still in beta. So, patience, young padawan, we might stumble upon a couple of bugs and limitations. The availability of Adobe Podcast might be a bit limited right now. And we're still waiting for the pricing details to come out - but trust us, we've got our eyes peeled for you. However, seeing the potential this tool has opened up, we're excited about the leaps and bounds Adobe is making in the podcasting realm. We're confident that once fully launched, Adobe Podcast will be a game-changer, pushing the podcasting industry forward. It just feels like Adobe's slow adoption of AI features has been well worth the wait! For more insight on Adobe Podcast and other innovative podcasting tools, do check out our Podcasting Resources Guide at

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