Canadian Government to Review “Podcasting”

The CRTC (Canadian equivalent of the FCC) is meeting to review May 15th to review broadcast radio policy including –
“What is the likely impact of other audio technologies, such as satellite radio, Internet radio, podcasting, file sharing and down-loading, on commercial radio and the music industry?”

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Conversations Network

The audio network previously know as IT Conversations has now branched out to become The Conversations Network.

This expands the network beyond the IT-centric area. I always thought there were sessions of general interest anyway but this does underline the point.

The new mission – “The Conversations Network captures presentations, processes the recordings, and publishes them online for free under Creative Commons licenses.” will hopefully bring even more excellent content to an MP3 device near you.