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|12/27/2007 Apple and Fox to Offer Movie Rentals
Apple Inc and News Corps Twentieth Century Fox are set to
announce a deal that will allow consumers to rent movies through
Apples digital iTunes Store, media reports said on Thursday.
The agreement will allow rentals of Foxs latest DVD releases
by downloading a copy from the online iTunes store for a limited
time, the Financial Times said, quoting a source. The Wall Street
Journal also reported the deal in its online edition.
|12/18/2007 XM Exploring Podcasting
XM Satellite Radio is now offering Bob Edwards Weekend,
XM Artist Confidential: Green Room, highlights from the
Unmasked comedy series, and other programs in free podcast
form through the XM website and the iTunes Music Store. The
podcast offerings also include a new animated video series from
Opie & Anthony.
|12/17/2007 iCrap Guide
This iCrap Guide is a comprehensive
guide to all the unusual and abundant iPod accessories you can
buy (or that someone can purchase for you!). The
guide includes socks, dog clothes and much more.
|12/12/2007 Create Professional Podcast Feeds
More and more companies are using podcasts as a means to
communicate, so having an podcast feed that is professional
and well polished will help differentiate your company from
your competition. What makes an podcast feed professional? Follow
these simple steps to polish your podcast feed and take it to
the next level...
Create Professional Podcast Feeds
|12/11/2007 Amazing Podcast Pricing
The NY Times reported:
At least two companies now sell software to universities
and other institutions that captures the words of classroom
lectures and syncs them with the digital images used during
the talk — usually PowerPoint slides and animations. The illustrated
lectures are stored on a server so that students can retrieve
them and replay the content on the bus ride home, clicking along
to the exact section they need to review.
The concept is not new, the amazing part is that these companies
charge annual fees north of $25,000 to more than $100,000! These
Universities could do it for far less!
|12/10/2007 Ski Conditions Podcast
Lake Tahoe Snow Report Offers Ski Conditions Podcast.
Skiers and snowboarders looking for regular and convenient updates
on conditions, events, and operations at Lake Tahoe’s ski
resorts have an easy and high-tech option this winter. The Lake
Tahoe Snow Report offers a daily audio and weekly video podcast,
plus a daily radio and web report covering conditions and operations
at resorts around Lake Tahoe.
|12/05/2007 Wine Podcast
The Australian wine industry has taken the hi-tech route
in its communications strategy by taking the podcast path in
order to educate people about its wines. And it seems to have
The first podcasts describing Australia's wine regions have
been downloaded more than 10,000 times since being launched
in April this year.
Australian Wine Podcast
|12/04/2007 Tune in for Training
Training via podcast appears to be effective because employees
can listen to the lessons as often as needed without tiring
their trainer. Workers with headphones and MP3 players can move
around the business and see the work they will be doing or the
merchandise they will be selling while they learn about it.
This hands-on experience caters to most learning styles, helping
new employees gain confidence in their ability to do the required
work. Businesses are quickly adopting podcasting and webcasting
as training mediums because the cost of podcast and webcast
production and replay equipment are much lower than DVD and
Tune in Training
|11/27/2007 Podcasting Bundle Discount
There is a Cyber Special on the Podcasting Bundle from now until December
1st! Enter the coupon code cybermonday and get
$5.00 off the podcasting bundle. You will get FeedForAll software for
creating rss feeds and podcasts (including those that are iTunes
compatible) and RecordForAll audio recording and editing software.
You will also be granted access to the RSS Scripts Directory. The total discount
for the bundle is $ 15.00 off!
|11/26/2007 Internet Safety Podcast
New Internet Safety Podcast. discusses family
safety meeting cyberspace.
|11/26/2007 Podcasting Tips
Recently a client asked me for some Podcasting Tips.
I was surprised at how little information is out there on Podcasting
compared to other forms of internet marketing. This is surprising
given that advertisers are expected to spend will spend more
than $400 million on podcasting by 2011 from $80 million in
2006 (eMarketer). Our podcasting clients have found that their
Podcasting Series has helped to position them as a leader in
In any case, being the good Account Manager that I am, I
spoke to a few of our marketing and technical specialists, and
pulled together this top 10 list of Podcasting Best Practices: