Archive for date: February 16, 2005

Wil Wheaton chimes in on ASCAP Podcast Licensing

February 16, 2005 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt, Intellectual Property | By: Mark VandeWettering

Wil Wheaton has some distinctly harsh words for the notion that ASCAP now will sell you a license to play music on your podcasts. Peter Kim responded that: Wil, you WOULDN’T pay for an individual song. ASCAP licenses are blanket licenses, and the interactive minimum pricing they’ve set below $300/yr. Once you have the license, […]

Time for an upgrade…

February 16, 2005 | General, System Notices | By: Mark VandeWettering

The release of WordPress 1.5 happened sometime, and I missed it. I’ll be doing an upgrade (and a bit of tidying of my generally messy stylesheets and a few other changes) in the the next few days or so. There may be some minor bits of downtime, but don’t panic! It will all be temporary.

Wow. I want one.

February 16, 2005 | Link of the Day, Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

It’s just too cool.