Locked-out CBC employees creating Internet broadcasts to stay on the air

Sunday, August 28 2005 @ 01:41 PM CST

Contributed by: Linegod

From Macleans:

Locked-out CBC Radio staff have started producing Internet-based audio broadcasts to fill the void left by the labour dispute at Canada's public broadcaster.

And union members say the growing collection of recorded programs - digital audio files known as podcasts - represent a small taste of what CBC listeners can expect if the lockout of the Crown corporation's 5,500 employees drags on.

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