Opening Up The Conference Bag, from The Podcast and New Media Expo

One of the amazing experiences at the Podcast and New Media Expo (PME) is podcasters interviewing and videoing other podcasters about what they do. And yes, I’ve been involved with a few of those as well. I have only recorded one for myself - and that’s the “Lets Go Through The Conference Freebie Bag…” But [...]

John Cleese Joins The Podcast Network

London, UK; Melbourne, Australia. September 28th 2007
John Cleese to Release New Video Series in Conjunction with The Podcast Network.
British actor, writer and comedian John Cleese is to release Headcast, a series of online videos, which he describes as “some humorous, some more thoughtful, giving me a chance to sound off in my [...]

The First UK Podcaster Signs for The First Podcast Network

Holyhead and Melbourne, 28 Sept 2007
Credited as being the first UK based Podcaster, Martin ‘GD’ Devaughan and Green Dragon Media has signed up with Australlia’s The Podcast Network (TPN) to bring his extensive love and knowledge of music to the world’s first commercial network of podcasters.
“TPN has allowed me more freedom in my contract, with [...]

links for 2007-09-27

Chuckle Brothers mark 20 years of chuckles
Find what you;re good at and make a living out of it… try falling over and making kids laugh for 20 years. Congrats to Barry and Paul
(tags: chucklebrothers chucklevision chuckle tv comedy pratfall)

Sex Pistols Re-record “Anarchy in the U.K.” for “Guitar Hero” | Digital Media Wire
Taht’s sticking it to [...]

links for 2007-09-26

Oh, no laptops per child? - Valleywag
Have to say, Valleywag hits the obvious answer - the OLPC’s just aren’t selling, and with the bills mounting up, mabe some cash from teh Web 2.0 do-gooders will help
(tags: olpc laptop sales valleywag truth simple)

links for 2007-09-25

‘$100 laptop’ to sell to public
The organisation behind the project has launched the “give one, get one” scheme that will allow US residents to purchase two laptops for $399 (£198).
(tags: olpc public buy purchase laptop)

Microsoft ‘mulls Facebook stake’
BBC reporting potential $300-$500 million for 5%. Values TheFB at 6-10billion
(tags: facebook microsoft attention web2.0)

LA Dinner… For Me! And You’re All Invited

The ever-bubbly Heathervescent has jsut sent the following out to the BarCampLA mailing list. It pretty much says it all, so a quick cut and paste should suffice.
Podcaster extraordinary Ewan Spence ( is in town for Podcast/New Media Expo and we’re doing a informal geek dinner tomorrow night downtown at Claytons.
1855 Industrial St
Los Angeles, CA [...]

My First Baseball Game

And I think I can sum this up in a You Tube video…

links for 2007-09-24

Danny O’Brien’s Oblomovka Is Not Restarting
…in which case Danny I refust to admit to having a little smile of joy when I saw you were (not) back.
(tags: dannyobrien blogfade ntk return rejuvenatin ressurection)

Tech Crunch 40 (Mobile Messaging)- Discussing the Mobile and Communications Applications
30 minutes of podcast discussing from Debi Jones and Ewan Spence
(tags: podcast mm20 [...]

links for 2007-09-23

BBC to show Super Bowl live - Digital Spy
INteresting given that the regualr games are going to be on Channel 5
(tags: americanfootball uktv superbowl bbc channel5)

Why is Matt Drudge in hiding? - Times Online
Nice article on Matt Drudge, of the Drudge Report
(tags: matdrudge drudgereport inerview profile)

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