On the radio…again!

A couple of weeks ago local realtor and heavy social media maven @ZoomJer and I were interviewed by CBC’s Rod Kurtz about our involvement with social media and our upcoming sessions at Guru Digital Arts College’s Social Media Saturday event.

Yes, we had fun! Check out our interview here… [powerpress url=”http://dl.dropbox.com/u/1165339/CBCRadioInterview/2010-09-15-social-media.mp3″]

On the radio…

Earlier this week I had great fun! CBC Edmonton’s Peter Brown (who regularly hosts the afternoon drive-time program Radio Active) interviewed me for a series on Edmonton bloggers and podcasters called E-Pinion.

We chatted about this blog, what got me into blogging, lifestyle technology etc. And I mentioned my Mom a couple of times too.

For your listening pleasure, here’s the interview.

Journalism and Big Media challenges for the future

Last night I happened to catch the CBC Radio program Ideas. They were playing the 2009 Dalton Camp Lecture in Journalism delivered by ex CBC Journalist and current Wikimedia Executive Director Sue Gardner.

After a bit of an introduction, she gets to the real meat of the matter – how the business models are working (or not) and some challenges to be faced as we move further away from the old way of doing things in the media business.

And it’s an excellent listen (and a good opportunity for me to test embedding podcasts in my blog too).

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Mama’s got a Squeezebox

When I was offered a chance to review the Logitech Squeezebox Radio, I believe my exact response was ‘hell yeah!’, because this thing exemplifies a geek gadget. But wait, it looks like an appliance… …more



This post is an excerpt from one of my weekly posts on the Future Shop Techblog. Check out the full post here.


eRadio? It’s coming.

By now you’re pretty tired reading all the ‘2010 is the year of the eBook’ articles out there. But what about eRadio? It’s more prevalent but do you even know what it is? …more



This post is an excerpt from one of my weekly posts on the Future Shop Techblog. Check out the full post here.