Posts Tagged ‘ Video Podcasts ’

Miro Updates Open Source HD Video Player

Feb 10th, 2009 | By | Category: General, Streaming Video, Video, Video Podcasts

A new version of free, open source HD video player Miro launched today. The makers of Miro 2.0 say that this is the “biggest update in the project’s history.” Miro is a collaborative project developed by the Participatory Culture Foundation (PCF), a non-profit organization, and by volunteers around the world. PCF has a mission to […]

Wizzard Presents ‘Sock Tube’ Parody Series

Feb 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast Quickies, Video, Video Podcasts

Podcast network Wizzard Media announced that it has signed an agreement with Attention Span Media LLC to distribute the studio’s “Sock Tube Presents” movie parody show. “Sock Tube Presents” is a series of movie parodies starring tube sock puppets. (The current feature is a sock puppet rendition of “Slumdog Millionaire.”) Kara Swisher of the Wall […]

Yuletide Songwriting on Rise and Shine TV

Dec 20th, 2008 | By | Category: Podcast Quickies, Podcasting, Video, Video Podcasts

Rise and is in the midst of a daily holiday songwriting project, and everyone is invited to help create the songs, via the Internet. The exercise in spontaneity and creativity is the brainchild of Dean Whitbread, co-founder of the UK Podcasters’ Association (and a talented songwriter and musician in his own right). Rise and […]

Advent Calendar Podcast Rocks The Season

Dec 2nd, 2008 | By | Category: Podcast Quickies, Podcasting, Video, Video Podcasts

For about fifteen years, our family has had a tradition of a shared Advent calendar. Every day from December 1 – 24, the children take turns opening the little packages, one for each day of the Advent season. After a disastrously messy first year’s (chocolate) calendar when our boys were toddlers, we’ve had many years’ […]

Rocketboom Marks Fourth Birthday

Oct 28th, 2008 | By | Category: Podcasting, Video, Video Podcasts

How long is four years? Well, if you’re a child, being four years old makes you old enough to dress yourself, make your own bed, maybe go to preschool. If you’re a Presidential term, four years brings you back to re-election time, or limps to the end of your lame duck phase, depending. If you’re […]

Revision 3 Cuts Staff, Ends Deal With WineLibrary, Epic Fu

Oct 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting, Podcasting Networks, Video, Video Podcasts

Revision 3, the video podcast production network launched by Digg founders Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson, today announced the elimination of three of its original shows. The layoffs are said to include nine staff members. The cancelled shows are Pop Siren, Internet Superstar, and the longer-running Photoshop show Pixel Perfect. Of the two newer shows, […]

It’s Ninjas vs Pirates On International Talk Like A Pirate Day

Sep 18th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Strange, Video Podcasts

If you like ninjas and you like pirates, tomorrow may be just about the best day ever. Sept 19th is International Talk Like A Pirate Day – and this year, the Ninja from AskANinja plans to “attack swashbucklers and scurvy dogs.” The Ninja will be chatting live about pirates at or 3pm PDT/6pm […]

Little Known Fact: Sarah Palin, GOP VP Pick, On Alaska Podshow Podcast

Aug 29th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Microblogging, Video Podcasts

Not twelve hours had passed after the end of the Democratic Party’s National Convention in Denver, before presumptive GOP Presidential nominee John McCain this morning named whom he’d chosen to be his Vice-President on the Republican ticket. Not three hours had passed after McCain’s nomination of first-term Alaska Governor Sarah Palin before little known facts […]

Video Podcast Making Music Videos Relevant Again

Aug 26th, 2008 | By | Category: Video, Video Podcasts

MTV jumped the shark, at least when it comes to music video, years ago. But a video podcast – Blogotheque’s The Take Away Shows – is making music videos relevant again. “Every week, we invite an artist or a band to play in the streets, in a bar, a park, or even in a flat […]

How To Increase Video Viewership: Podcasting

Aug 10th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Podcast Distribution, Video, Video Podcasts

Blog Maverick Mark Cuban argues that the best way to increase your audience for Internet video is to allow downloads: Many of the major video sites have added this option, but its amazing that newspaper, TV and other sites that have recently added video, for the most part do not. With online video, maybe adding […]