Archive for 'Podcasting News'

Verizon and Sprint Turn Down iTunes

Monday, April 25th, 2005

According to a post recently published on the Extreme iPod website, both of the major cell phone companies, Sprint and Verizon, have turned down Apple and iTunes at including the player in new versions of their cell phones. They claim to be coming out with their own versions of music players/stores for their phones…the problem […]

THE ABC’s Radio National to Podcast (Australia)

Monday, April 25th, 2005

Starting May 13th, the Australian ABC will start testing podcast distribution of its Radio National program. Already available as a stream from their website, or via traditional FM locally, podcasting will enable them to deliver their content to an obviously much larger audience. Its exciting to see so many larger companies start to accept and […]

Microsoft Podcasting from MEDC

Monday, April 25th, 2005

Want to take part in MEDC but cant find the time or cash to get to Las Vegas? Look no further than your personal computer. Microsoft will have a “podcast film crew” taking videos (in I expect WMV format) of numerous events going on at the conference. “Even if you can’t make it to next […]

Screen Savers is Back!

Monday, April 25th, 2005

Remember back when TechTV (now G4 tv) was cool and not completely overtaken with gaming shows? Oh the good old days…but this just in (courtesy of Slashdot) : ROTSS Podcast has now produced its first show! What is ROTSS? It stands for the “Return Of The Screen Savers”! What is the greatest part? If you […]

Cant Make it to Ad:Tech?

Monday, April 25th, 2005

If you are a marketer you may have heard of and attend AD:Tech. Ad tech is a conference designed to help marketers by introducing insights, tools and techniques for this high tech age to marketers from around the world, enabling them to communicate better. This is not the cool part (even though I personally think […]

Marlaina By Ear

Monday, April 25th, 2005

I havent listened to this one yet, but the idea behind it is excellent. The true essence of a podcast..the blind leading the blind … literally. “Have a look at things through my eyes: sound seeing tours by touch, cool rebroadcasts of internet radio work, and whatever else feels good!”

NewsFire (Macintosh) Does Podcasting!

Wednesday, April 20th, 2005

Big News for Mac users (or at least mac nerds like me who LOVE beautiful applications)… NewsFire has updated their RSS Reader software. Originally they would link to an mp3 and download it into the same news window for listening. But they have gone a step further. They now have an integrated podcast player. Through […]

A Healthy Podcast : the Trailcast

Wednesday, April 20th, 2005

I love hiking and camping, and now a podcast exists to help foster that love…enter the TrailCast. “Trailcast is a Podcast exclusively about hiking. The format is essentially telephone interviews with hikers, trail personalities, members of trail associations, equipment manufacturers, or anybody that has anything to do with hiking.” See it Here

Credit Tips Podcast

Wednesday, April 20th, 2005

There is a New podcast out there called “Credit Tips”. It is brought to you buy the True Credit website and TransUnion. From what I gather the subject of the podcast is a pretty good one. They aim to help people with their credit. This is a subject very near and dear to my heart […]

DoubleClick Releases Advertising Report – Podcasting Included

Tuesday, April 19th, 2005

In a PR Newswire release just published, DoubleClick (the advertising people) have released a new paper entitled “Decade in Online Advertising”. While the whole report was quite fascinating to me (with my marketing and advertising background) there was one specific section that the addresses theat they put particular emphasis on. “Media Companies and Advertisers Must […]