Archive for date: October 8, 2004

Podcasting, Debates and My Weekend

October 8, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Wherein your host talks once again about the nascent field of podcasting, gives his impressions of tonight’s debate, and describes a busy weekend. I also mentioned the short story Report on the Barnhouse Effect by Kurt Vonnegut, which is part of the book Welcome to the Monkey House.

More success…

October 8, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Gutenberg Gems | By: Mark VandeWettering

I am the King! I am the King! Well, my little podcasting video was an enormous success, so enormous in fact that I am left scrambling looking for a better site to host my files. As of three o’clock this afternoon, over 58 people had downloaded at least some part of it, which choked a […]

Bandwidth Monitoring…

October 8, 2004 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’m getting hammered enough that I thought it might be prudent to install some software to figure out just how hard I am getting hammered. Voila, courtesy of rrdtool and SNMP. I started downloading an ISO image, which is why the green line peaks up so high, but the perilous bit is actually the blue […]

Mirrors, anyone?

October 8, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’m getting hammered pretty hard by requests for my “podcast.wmv” file. Anyone want to create a mirror for it? Send me an email.

The first rule of podcasting…

October 8, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

I just finished listening to the latest of Dave Slusher’s Evil Genius Chronicles (love the show Dave!) and thought I’d merely give my comments about a topic that he brought up: the common criticism that the only thing podcasting is talking about is podcasting itself, existing only for the self-gratification and aggrandization of people who […]