If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed and/or my free Digital Public Affairs Newsletter. Thanks for visiting. According to many people in the Podcast community, one of the greatest strengths of the medium is the two-way communication that it facilitates. This is often presented as a unique feature of […]
I will be interviewed on CBC Radio’s Ottawa Morning before 7:00am on Tuesday, November 28, about Just One More Book, a podcast about children’s books. In this week’s episode of the Canadian Podcast Buffet, I reported that the interview would be Monday (November 27) which was true at the time we recorded the Buffet. The […]
A little off topic, and yet something of interest… The New Music Strategies site is reporting that the major music labels are planning to abandon DRM. While the demise of DRM may sound like a rosey idea, you can bet that the industry is working on another model – the Son of DRM – as […]
Thomas Dolby (She Blinded Me With Science) is producing video Podcasts which include live performance footage and brief discussions about his experiences in the studio. Here’s hoping he talks about how he has written, crafted and recorded his music over the years!
The problem with virtual worlds is that they offer yet another venue for conflict. In case you haven’t heard, Second Life has been hit with two problems in the last week, both of which threaten the economy and stability of this popular online world (‘Second Life’ faces threat to its virtual economy and ‘Second Life’ […]
Tod Maffin released a new Todbits this week. It’s great to have his voice on my playlist, again. It took the sting out of losing Broca’s Area.
I just re-read part 4 (Editing Decisions) and realized that I left out a very important point about the use of breath in an interview – a breath can save you. What I mean is that a breath is a great tool to hide an edit. Suppose a speaker says ten sentences in response to […]
With the polls just hours away from opening, and my hackals up over phone spam, I decided that it’s time to blog about the municipal election. Phone SPAM Several candidates for city councillor and mayor have been using pre-recorded phone spam as a way to reach voters. Voices that have called to talk at me […]