The FCC is podcasting now; and a podcast festival for Vancouver
August 28, 2018
The FCC, the US communications regulator, has launched its own podcast: More Than Seven Dirty Words. Self-hosted, it does not appear to be on any podcast apps yet (that comes soon, says the government agency).
Magellan posts the top 20 brands advertising on US podcasts. There's a new entry at #9 - Madison Reed, a hair product manufacturer.
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Audio indexing company Audioburst has announced a collaboration with Radioline, a global radio tuner app.
The Vancouver Podcast Festival will be held November 8-10, and "features three days of panels, hands-on workshops, and live podcast presentations and tapings".
IBC, the large broadcasting show held annually in Amsterdam, will have a session devoted to The Power of the Podcast, with guests including Lisa Tobin from the New York Times, and Eduardo Martinez from Stream Guys.
Cadence13 and The Action Network have partnered to create a premium sports gambling podcast network.
What is a podcast producer? - a useful overview of the different parts of a good producer's roles, from Resonate Recordings.
As of press time, Kim Kardashian had over 3,300 replies telling her some good podcasts to listen to, after the "television personality, socialite, actress, businesswoman, model" posted a tweet asking for some. We sure hope she has the iPhone with 256GB.
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