FAQ 3b. Does Buckets have advice for listening to tapes?
It really isn't very hard. Use headphones. Take your time. Follow along with the transcript and a pen in hand. (There are lots of mistakes.) Just think--you can hardly do worse than whoever the Conservatives had do it.
For hardware I have a G4 Powerbook (about three years old); I found a great shareware program called MP3 Trimmer which allows for very fine control of the tape. And if you want to cut pieces out of the tape in order to … uh … improve … yah, yah, that's the ticket … improve your argument, this software's just the ticket!
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