Archive for date: August 24, 2005

First Google Talk

August 24, 2005 | Blogging | By: Mark VandeWettering

Gordon Smith became my first contact on Google Talk, and mentioned that it was below freezing where was, which happens to be in rural Australia, where he photoblogs from. He also is a bit of an astrophotographer (at least as much of one as I am): check out his full moon picture. I think I […]

Brainwagon Radio: Podcasting via CompactFlash, and Google Talk

August 24, 2005 | Brainwagon Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Today’s podcast gives some information about my experiments with getting podcasts transferred to a CompactFlash card so I can listen to them using my Dell Axim x50v PDA, which I also use to record podcasts. This post on Social Customer Manifesto detailed how one guy used a cheapy mp3 player in a pretty creative way. […]

Google Talk

August 24, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Everyone is running articles about Google Talk this morning. Apparently Google has settled on the Jabber protocol for instant messaging (gasp, a standard) and has released a pretty nice little client for Windows. Following their instructions, I’ve actually connected to the server using gaim as well. I have yet to try any of the audio […]