Archive for date: October 13, 2011

A couple of interesting links for materials on librivox.org

October 13, 2011 | Audio, Audioblogs, Audioblogs and Podcasting | By: Mark VandeWettering

I really like librivox.org. For those of you who may not have heard of it before, it’s an effort to take works in the public domain and record them as mp3 and ogg files for anyone to download. It’s an awesome resource: I’ve listened to many of their recordings, and while the quality can be […]

Forbes on Steve Jobs as a Role Model…

October 13, 2011 | Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

Forbes.com contributor Kyle Smith posted a provocative editorial today, which I thought deserved some commentary: Steve Jobs Was A Lousy Role Model – Forbes He does have a point, and it’s a point that I’m willing to concede: that asking the very rich for advice on how to run your life is probably not very […]