Humble Daisy Releases ProfCast 2.1

April 24, 2007 in Software (E)

[] We started from the beginning, rewriting the entire application to provide a more flexible recording and podcast publishing solution.

The advancements in ProfCast 2.1 allow for a lot more flexibility, easier use and many user requested features. ProfCast 2.1 includes new underlying architecture and a host of new features that users have requested.

- Even easier to use!
- ADDED - Ability to share documents as .m4a files
- ADDED - Ability to share documents as .mov files
- ADDED - Improved Audio Settings Management
- ADDED - ID3 Tags on all share types for better iTunes U compatibility.
- ADDED - Ability to add up to 3 categories in podcast series.
- ADDED - Exported slides are stored in ProfCast Project Document. Slides only need to be exported from presentation once.
- ADDED - ProfCast project documents are now completely self contained and portable.
- ADDED - Ability to save preferred export settings as template for quick access.
- ADDED - Completely updated Help Guide
- ADDED - New welcome window and ProfCast Getting Started Guide
- ADDED - Stereo level indicators
- ADDED - Easier access to audio preferences.
- ADDED - Ability to enable ot disable the semi-transparent window when leaving your presentation.
- ADDED - Ability to manually auto load open presentations into ProfCast. (This used to happen by default, which caused confusion for some users.)
- ADDED - Ability to enable / disable automatic loading of open presentation files when creating a new ProfCast document.
- IMPROVED - Revised preference panes for better usability.
- IMPROVED - Numerous interface improvements.
- IMPROVED - Updated numerous tool tips to be clearer.
- IMPROVED - Completely rewritten
- IMPROVED - Presentation document handling. ProfCast now uses a copy of the original presentation that is included in the ProfCast project document.
- FIXED - Issues with RSS generation that would result in usable, but not fully compliant RSS files in some circumstances.

2.1 is a FREE upgrade for registered 2.0 users!

Our users have come to expect a high level of usability from ProfCast (and we couldn't be happier)! ProfCast builds on it's high standards with version 2.1 providing the best lecture recording / podcast creation tool available!


ProfCast is available through the ProfCast web site ( It is available for a retail price of $29.95 (US). Volume discounts and site licenses are available upon request. Full system requirements and more information on ProfCast can be found at


A reviewer's guide is available for members of the media at

The husband-wife team of David and Michael Chmura founded Humble Daisy, Inc in 2002. The company’s goal is to provide simple and elegant, user-centered solutions to facilitate personal and professional success. Humble Daisy is based in Ann Arbor, Mich.


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