All posts by geeknews

About geeknews

Todd Cochrane is the Founder of Geek News Central and host of the Geek News Central Podcast. He is a Podcast Hall of Fame Inductee and was one of the very first podcasters in 2004. He wrote the first book on podcasting, and did many of the early Podcast Advertising deals in the podcasting space. He does two other podcasts in addition to Geek News Central. The New Media Show and Podcast Legends.

Smart Speakers #192



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane talk about some Smart Speaker data that has came with penetration in homes growing at a fast rate. We also cover a variety of topics in the news and some announcements from each respective companies.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob

Smart Speaker Research.


Trials in Podcasting #191



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane seasoned pro’s in podcasting learned once again the hardware does not always cooperate. Which resulted in a shorter show. But we hit it hard with a great deal of news and podcast insights. We decipher the news in the space.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob


Experts in Podcasting? #190



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane dig into trends and information we are seeing in the space. Apologies for the late posting your humble host screwed up with all the Holiday activities.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob


Breaking in New Gear #189



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane break in new gear at Todd’s studio and we have a few glitches today. We will have it a 100% dialed in next weekend. But we have a massive amount of podcast news and information to share with you including some head pounding moments.

You have heard me talk about proximity beacons. I know now how to do it with minimal investment! This course that I endorse and have used successfully is the gateway to deploying proximity beacons for Android.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob


Podcast Updates #188



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane talk about the eve changing podcast space

You have heard me talk about proximity beacons. I know now how to do it with minimal investment! This course that I endorse and have used successfully is the gateway to deploying proximity beacons for Android.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob


Jim Louderback – VidCon #187



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane talk with the CEO of VidCon Jim Louderback who has long been involved in the Video Media space including running the team at Revision3. We talk about Vidcon.com and of course a parent companies upcoming event Podcon that will be held in Seattle.

You have heard me talk about proximity beacons. I know now how to do it with minimal investment! This course that I endorse and have used successfully is the gateway to deploying proximity beacons for Android.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob


Finding your Voice #186



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane talk about finding your voice as a podcaster and a whole host of topics related to podcasting.

You have heard me talk about proximity beacons. I know now how to do it with minimal investment! This course that I endorse and have used successfully is the gateway to deploying proximity beacons for Android.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob


In the News #185



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane talk about the podcasting space and what is in the news.

You have heard me talk about proximity beacons. I know now how to do it with minimal investment! This course that I endorse and have used successfully is the gateway to deploying proximity beacons for Android.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob


Site Reviews #184



Rob Greenlee and Todd Cochrane take a walk through a variety of websites and look at the issues at Spotify as they have major issues in there new implementation of there subscribe links.

You have heard me talk about proximity beacons. I know now how to do it with minimal investment! This course that I endorse and have used successfully is the gateway to deploying proximity beacons for Android.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob


Podcast Drama #183



TMZ has an article of intrigue on Guns and Podcast Stats manipulation over at Podcast One. I guess that Podcasting is the wild wild west after all. That and intrigue over at Apple. Lots shared today strap in.

You have heard me talk about proximity beacons. I know now how to do it with minimal investment! This course that I endorse and have used successfully is the gateway to deploying proximity beacons for Android.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob