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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.

Global Podcasting #175 – New Media Show



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee talk about global podcasting and that growth plus all the latest news.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.


SoundCloud Exodus #174 New Media Show



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee talk about the SoundCloud Exodus and review a $5k Podcast conference. Plus all the latest news.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.


NMS #173 Are you ready for Advertising



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee cover all the latest news and we talk about podcasters being prepared to accept advertising. Audio only on this show as Todd is on travel.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.


NMS #172 Podcast Awards



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee discuss the Podcast Awards along with all the announcements of the week. Heading into the big holiday weekend enjoy the holiday and then get back to podcasting.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.


NMS #171 Networks



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee dig deeper into the Apple announcement plus a whole bevy of podcast topics, among some technical challenges this show is still packed to the gills.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.


NMS #170 Apple News



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee discuss the huge Apple announcement from WWDC. This is by far the biggest update Apple has ever announced to the RSS spec along with the decision to share some stats data it’s a true game changer.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.

Apple WWDC Presentation.
Apple New Tag Spec.
Apple WWDC Video Presentation.


NMS #169 Sustainability



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee discuss the NPR announcement in detail near the end of the show along with all of the latest podcast topics.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.


NMS #168 They Hate Apple



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee discuss the continued trashing of Apple by a relatively small segment of the podcast space who are trying to exert control and continue to bad mouth metrics. Plus a pile of Podcast Insider discussions.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.


NMS #167 We’re Back



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee are back after our pro-longed absence. We explain all in the show. Huge congrats to go out to Rob Greenlee for being picked to be part of the 2017 Podcast Hall of Fame class.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.


NMS #166 PodSummit



Today Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee talk with Ernest Barbaric founder of Podsummit a single day podcast event happening in Calgary on May 6th. He shares with us the vision and the agenda for the show. We also discuss a variety of podcast topics including the rebranding of iTunes Podcasts to Apple Podcasts. Todd leaves for NAB this coming Friday. So there will be no show this coming Saturday, Rob and Todd will try and put something together while they are in vegas.

Reach out to Rob @robgreenlee or Todd @geeknews we are always open to a guest so reach out to Rob to be scheduled to be on the show.

NAB Show Sessions
Today in Podcasting – A Radio Station’s Guide to Metrics, Reach, Distribution, and Monetization
The Podcast Influencer: The Advertiser’s new Opportunity