On the Record Online Podcast

On the Record…Online Podcast

The podcast about how technology is changing the way organizations communicate, and the way people consume media and information. Est 2005.

By Eric Schwartzman

The World’s Most Powerful Consumer Electronics Reporter

By Eric Schwartzman | February 5, 2006

This is an exclusive interview with Walt Mossberg of the Wall Street Journal, who Newsweeks calls “the most powerful arbiter of consumer tastes in the computer world today,” who Time magazine calls “the most influential computer journalist” and who Rolling Stone calls “the most powerful columnist in technology.” I recorded this one-on-one interview with the…

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Up Close with Open Source Evangelist with Doc Searls

By Eric Schwartzman | January 25, 2006

Doc Searls of Linux Journal and Doc Searls Weblog goes On the Record…Online about CES 2006, open source software, the ineffeciency of traditional advertising, new advertising paradigms and the battle to save the Net from privitization.

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State of Public Relations Panel

By Eric Schwartzman | January 24, 2006

This is an audio transcript of the 2006 ‘State of the State’ Address: PRSA-LA’s Annual Look at the Industry held on Jan. 18, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. Panelists are: Judy Johnson, Executive Vice President Managing Director, Golin Harris Western Region, Bill Imada President, IW Group, Magdalena Beltran-del Olmo Vice President of Communications, California Wellness…

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Up Close with Joe Hayashi of Yahoo! Podcasts

By Eric Schwartzman | January 16, 2006

In this interview Joe Hayashi of Yahoo! Podcast talks about the benefits of RSS, what makes a great podcast search engine and how Yahoo! plans to integrate podcasting into other Yahoo! services. Photo by techlifeweb

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Dawn of Podcasting with Doug Kaye

By Eric Schwartzman | December 19, 2005

Doug Kaye talks about his keynote at Podcast Expo; why podcasting is such a big deal; citizen journalism—gatekeepers to information; opening up media to individuals; impact on traditional media; Chris Matthews podcasting “Hard Ball”, bloggers; laying off people at New York Times and introduces blogs to the paper. IT Conversations infrastructure: network of multiple series,…

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Up Close with San Francisco Chronicle Podcast Editor Marcus Chan

By Eric Schwartzman | December 12, 2005

San Francisco Chronicle Podcast Editor Marcus Chan talks about the number of listeners who subscribe to the newspaper’s podcasts, what types of print stories make the best podcasts, how the Hearst-owned newspaper is considering making its podcasts profitable, and where he sees the daily print news publishing industry headed in the age of blogs and…

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California Copyright Commission Panel

By Eric Schwartzman | December 5, 2005

This is an audio transcript of a panel on podcasting host by teh California Copyright Commission featuring: Antony Bruno of Billboard Magazine Bob Lefsetz of the Lefsetz Letter Attorney Kevin Koloff Attorney Josh Wattles 7:34 All about Podcasts: PodcastAlley.com; Podcast Expo; The CCC Board of Directors member Kevin Koloff is moderator for discussion; introduces Antony…

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Up Close with Rob Barrett, President of Digital Media at Hearst Newspapers

By Eric Schwartzman | November 28, 2005

This was recorded when Rob was in charge of digital media at LA Times. He was also good enough to speak on a panel in a class I taught on digital media at UCLA. SHOW NOTES 00:35 Eric introduces Rob Barrett, the Interactive General Manager for LATimes.com; plays a snippet about LA Times struggle to…

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Live from the Portable Media Expo and Podcasting Conference

By Eric Schwartzman | November 18, 2005

Podcast brother and Portable Media Expo organizer Tim Bourquin, Michael Geohagen, Dan Klass of the Bitterest Pill, LA Podcasters founder Lance Anderson of Verge of the Fringe, Tres Jefes, Robbie Trechany and Paul Figgiani of The Point Podcast live from the trade show floor share their impression of the first U.S.-based conference dedicated solely to…

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Up Close with David Pogue of New York Times

By Eric Schwartzman | November 10, 2005

00:32: Eric intros NY Times technology columnist David Pogue; plays a snippet of David’s thoughts about the amazing benefits of podcast; Eric explains “On the Record…Online,” who he is, what he does and what OTRO’s objective is. 5:44: All About Pogue: David discusses how he got into covering personal technology starting with music software; discusses…

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