Downloadable at no charge, or for a nominal fee, one can listen to their favorite soaps, on their computer, or on the go!
Podcasting, or sometimes known as Netcasting, is a method in which multimedia files such as music or videos are distributed on the Internet, and downloadable to one's computer, Ipod, or other portable MP3 Players. Incidentally, the term 'podcasting'comes from the brand name MP3 Player (Ipod) and 'broadcasting'.
The Proctor & Gamble produced soaps such as As the World Turns, and The Guiding Light have been offering daily audio versions of the show in podcasts, since 2005, and it looks as though the other soaps are now catching up, with NBC's Passions recently becoming available for Podcasting recently, as well as CBS Daytime's Guiding Light
To download the software to use with the Podcasts, go to i Tunes
To download a few podcasts/netcasts for free, go to CBS NETCAST