Recommended Podcasts to Check Out in 2021

8 Recommended Podcasts to Check Out in 2021

Unfortunately, just because the year we don’t want to remember is finally over — it doesn’t mean everything will go back to normal. Times are still tough, and it’s more important than ever that we take steps to keep our bodies, spirits, and minds engaged. Thankfully, recommended podcasts can help us do just that. According to […]

7 Content Marketing Trends to Watch Out for in 2020

There is no doubting the effectiveness of quality content in driving more clicks — regardless of what your niche is. Nonetheless, since 90% (demandmetrics dot com) of all organizations leverage content in their marketing efforts, producing engaging, just informative content is no longer sufficient to cut through the noise. It is critical that you learn […]

How to Use Your Podcast to Create a Remarkable Circle of Peers

It’s no secret that podcasting has surged in popularity in recent years. If you run a business, you’ve probably been advised to start a podcast (maybe you already have!). There are still skeptics, but podcasting has established itself as a mainstream medium, and there’s no reason why it won’t be here in the long term. […]

5 Things I Love About Podcasting

5 Things I Love About Podcasting

My post about podcasting earlier this week attracted a lot of insightful comments. There were also a few insulting comments, but overall the feedback showcased what makes podcasts worth consuming: passionate voices. Not coincidentally, passion is also what makes blogs a vital part of the media world. So the point of my article wasn’t to disparage…

Radio Killed The Podcasting Star

Radio Killed The Podcasting Star

Podcasters are to radio what bloggers are to newspapers: independent voices taking attention away from mainstream media. At least that was the theory, when professional podcasts and blogs were getting started in the 2000s. But unlike blogs, podcasts by indie voices have not gone on to seriously challenge the mainstream media incumbents. Where is…

Comedy Podcasts Revitalize the Platform

Comedy Podcasts Revitalize the Platform

Social media’s like punk rock, it knocks down walls for all, and that’s good. But it frees up as much, or more, rubbish as it does material of quality. Nevertheless, some people, usually those with a love-hate relationship with radio, were very enthusiastic lo these many years ago, about the platform that podcasting provided. That enthusiasm has…

Recognizr: Facial Recognition Coming to Android Phones

Recognizr: Facial Recognition Coming to Android Phones

Swedish software and design company The Astonishing Tribe, also known as TAT, has been developing a rather astonishing augmented reality application for mobile phones. Originally built as a software concept, the Android app called “Recongnizr” is a mobile prototype that allows you to use your phone in order to “see” who a person is and what web…

Friday Podcast Parade! Location-Based Technologies

Friday Podcast Parade! Location-Based Technologies

Welcome to the weekend, friends – and what a week it’s been. Facebook announced a huge open-source code dump; Social Media Week kicked off in six cities around the world; and the tech world was constantly humming with news and opinions about the iPad.

Frankly, we’re exhausted.

One topic that’s been top-of-mind at RWW, though, week in and week…

Friday Podcast Parade! The Wonderful World of Augmented Reality

Friday Podcast Parade! The Wonderful World of Augmented Reality

Once again, the weekend is upon us – time to unplug, unwind and relax!

But lest your brains turn to jelly during your time offline and away from work, load up your iPod with our weekly selection of podcasts sure to entertain and inform. The topic of this week’s parade is augmented reality (AR), the technology used to add a layer of data and…

Friday Podcast Parade! Google & China, Told By Folks Who Know

Friday Podcast Parade! Google & China, Told By Folks Who Know

Welcome to the weekend, readers!

Your primary focus at this very moment might be your Friday night drink-ups, but we’ve got a new feature to help you maintain your mental clarity and conversational arsenal throughout the weekend – all while keeping you at a safe distance from your computer and allowing you to roam freely through the real…

How to Find Great Podcasts: Video Tour of HuffDuffer

How to Find Great Podcasts: Video Tour of HuffDuffer

Is your podcast listening experience less than fabulous? If it is, you should check out HuffDuffer, a social discovery and organization service for podcast files.

The service was expertly built by UK designer Jeremy Keith and you’ll know you’re in for a remarkable experience when you go through the sign-up process. HuffDuffer will make you…

Google Labs Launches Listen Podcast App

Google Labs Launches Listen Podcast App

Google Labs just launched Listen – an “audio magazine” that allows Android users to subscribe to programs and search terms to queue up their podcasts for easy listening. While Listen only offers English audio podcasts for now, the company plans on expanding to index video and content in other languages in the coming months. The product allows you…

RWW Live: Online Travel

RWW Live: Online Travel

The latest episode of RWW Live, today at 3.30pm PST, will be focused on online travel applications. We have executives from 4 great travel startups on the call: TripIt, Yapta, Dopplr and PlanetEye. In the show we’ll be discussing how the Web is changing the way people travel for work and fun. It promises to be a fascinating discussion, so we hope…