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Soundcloud and AudioBoo

posted Mar 28, 2013, 12:47 AM by Lucie deLaBruere
Both SoundCloud and Audio Boo make it easy to capture from a mobile device.
One of the things I like about SoundCloud is that it does have privacy settings, while I have not found those on Audio Boo yet.
AudioBoo only lets you upload 3 minutes of audio at a time.

Like many Web 2.0 tools, the terms of service make this less of an option for kids under 13 to have their own accounts.  But teacher's have set up and supervised classroom accounts. I have worked with teachers who have a station or mobiel device available for students to add to Audio Boo

Here is an example of what a SoundCloud  file looks like embedded in Google Site
(music I recorded with my phone at a concert - arranged by one of my musical son's ;-) 

One of my favorite AudioBoo of all times is this clip that Wes Fryer used to capture a just in time reflection