Archive for 'Podcasting News'

College notifies applicants via podcast

Monday, March 27th, 2006

What better way to introduce podcasting as a university tool than to send your college acceptance information to incoming students via podcast! From iPodNN: College notifies applicants via podcast Fitchburg State College is distributing emails with a link to a podcast to all accepted applicants for the fall semester, in an attempt to ease the […]

To be on TV or not to be on TV : CNN Money

Monday, March 27th, 2006

Another interesting article caught my eye today about the state of the advertising industry in regard to the :30 second TV advertisement. It seems that a lot of marketers are noticing a decline in traditional TV advertisings effectiveness. So what does this mean to us podcasters? To me it seems there will be a lot […]

PodTech Receives $5.5 Million in Funding

Monday, March 27th, 2006

I know this post is a little late as this news has been out for a bit now, but congratulations are in order to the PodTech group and their recent funding. Congratulations guys, keep up the great work! PodTech.Network, Inc., a media company dedicated to podcasting and delivering Fresh Voices, has announced that it has […]

Microsoft Podcasting Client

Monday, March 27th, 2006

About time we heard something from Microsoft in regard to podcasting. It seems that they did a demo of a new podcatching application at a recent conference. From WebProNews.com: Giovanni Gallucci reports that Microsoft demo’d its upcoming podcasting client at Mix ‘06. Not much information, except that performance was excellent, with a Rocketboom video playing […]

Ups and Downs of Evoca : The Social Software Weblog

Monday, March 27th, 2006

A new recording service was announced recently called Evoca that allows you to record audio (or upload it) to their site. Sound familiar? Yes, it does remind a bit of Odeo too…however, I have to agree with the Weblogs Inc folks in pointing out one interesting thing and that is while they have cool services, […]

Get your podcasts transcribed right here : PodClerk.com

Monday, March 27th, 2006

If you really want your podcast converted from audio to text, a service is now available for you to get it done. From their site… PodClerk.com offers transcription of your own or your favorite podcasts into a plain text, html, rtf, pdf or even xml. Just submit the URL of your podcasts (.mp3 or rss […]

AT&T Podcast Ad on NYC Phone Booth

Monday, March 27th, 2006

My brother (from www.thedizzyband.com) sent me this photo he snapped with his cell phone this morning. It was on the side of a phone boothe in New York City. AT&T Podcast Ad on NYC Phone Booth, originally uploaded by theFerf.

Podcast workshops in SF this weekend, taught by NPR pros : Boing Boing

Friday, March 10th, 2006

Want to podcast and going to be in the San Francisco area this weekend (March 11-12) and have a spare $350? Then look no further than the AudioLuxe Podcast Workshop! I just found this on BoingBoing, maybe some one is interested? AudioLuxe has a couple of spots still open for this weekend’s Podcast workshop held […]

No Mention of the word ‘Podcast’

Friday, February 17th, 2006

“Stream it live, take it with you… or get it delivered automatically to your MP3 player” is what this Newspaper ad here in San Francisco reads. I find it interesting that this newspaper ad did not mention the word ‘podcast’, only “get it delivered automatically to your MP3 player”. Are we that far past the […]

The Podcast Hotel: An Unconference About Independent Culture, Podcasting and Digital Music

Thursday, February 16th, 2006

WHO: Podcasters, Musicians and those interested in podcasting or indie music WHAT: The Podcast Hotel WHEN: February 23-25, 2005 WHERE: Seattle, WA (various venues) WHY: The Podcast Hotel is a conference with a twist – it’s what some people are calling an “unconference.” People get together to hear people speak but also to create their […]