* I’m sooo late cross-posting this here. My bad. This podcast episode was released on dailypixel.ca on Jan. 31 – if you didn’t know already 😉
The 16th episode in the TechCanuck Podcast series has been released. Canadian tech geeks and James Cogan discuss and debate a wide range of digital talking points. See below for a brief description of what was covered in this episode.
TechCanuck Podcast Series – Episode 16
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Recorded Date: January 31, 2008
Runtime: 25 minutes, 44 seconds
Filesize: 8.80 megabytes
a) Automattic has been awfully busy of late. Closing a $29.5M round of funding and now there’s news of Prologue – a Twitter-like publishing service. Let’s discuss this latest flurry of news, and of course – where is this ultimately going for Automattic?
b) Let’s talk about the ‘R’ word. It seems the United States is plunging fast and furious into a deep recession. What does this mean for online publishers, bloggers and advertising in general? Will the recession have a material impact on the pocketbooks of those who rely on internet advertising to pay their bills?
c) Macworld has come and gone and we’re left with the MacBook Air. Is it just Hot Air or is there substance behind the world’s thinnest laptop computer?d) Closing thoughts.
Fade In: Zombie
Fade Out: Tycho Music