history of podcasting

The history of podcasting goes back way before Spotify bought Gimlet Media or Apple started producing original content. Before popular podcasts even existed, a software developer named Dave Winer figured out a way to send an attachment file through an RSS feed. Adam Curry saw it and launched a show called the Daily Source Code,…

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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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