TKC 284 New Media Expo

Left to right, Leo Laporte, hosts a panel at New Media Expo with Norman Pattiz, founder of PodcastOne, and Noah Shannock, founder of Stitcher.

Left to right, Leo Laporte hosts a panel at New Media Expo with Norman Pattiz, founder of PodcastOne, and Noah Shannock, founder of Stitcher.

Show Notes and Links:


Major update for Kindle for iPad and iPhone, version 4.1, released

ForeSee customer satisfaction survey for 2013 holiday season press release – January 7, 2013

Tech Tip

Lightening deals for Kindle

The Daughters of Mars by Thomas Keneally – $12.59 on Kindle

Interviews at New Media Expo (NMX) in Las Vegas

1. Scott Stratten (6:39), author of QR Codes Kill Kittens: How to Alienate Customers, Dishearten Employees, and Drive Your Business into the Ground ($9.99 on Kindle) and UnMarketing: Stop Marketing. Start Engaging ($10.49 on Kindle); co-host with Alison Kramer of the UnMarketing Podcast

2. Warren Whitlock (8:36), co-author of Billions Rising: Empowering Self-Reliance Around the Globe (99 cents on Kindle) and Twitter Revolution: How Social Media and Mobile Marketing is Changing the Way We Do Business & Market Online (Published in 2008, available in paperback only – $15.14)

3. Elsie Escobar (11:07), host of Libsyn’s The Feed Podcast and Elsie’s Yoga Podcast

4. Adam Bryan (12:19) of urban tastebuds, author of The Gluten Free Fast Food Guide – $2.99 on Kindle. Book he’s reading: Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook: How to Tell Your Story in a Noisy Social World by Gary Vaynerchuk – $12.59 on Kindle

5. Dr. Ryan Gray (14:55), host of the Medical School HQ Podcast

6. Rick Calvert (16:29), co-founder and CEO of New Media Expo

7. Cliff Ravenscraft (18:38), host of the Podcast Answer Man podcast, creator of the Podcasting A to Z Online Coaching Course, and Director of Podcasting for New Media Expo. Books Cliff mentions: 48 Days to the Work You Love by Dan Miller ($9.79 on Kindle); Thou Shalt Prosper: Ten Commandments for Making Money by Rabbi Daniel Lapin ($13.99 on Kindle), Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill (99 cents on Kindle); Commentary on Galatians by Martin Luther (99 cents on Kindle), The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien ($6.98 on Kindle)

8. Mignon Fogarty (27:52), creator of the Grammar Girl Podcast and other Quick and Dirty Tips podcasts. Her newest creation is Grammar Pop, a $1.99 iOS app word game to bolster your grammar skills. Click here for Mignon’s author page at

9. Andy Ihnatko (35:12), technology columnist for The Chicago Sun-Times

10. Leo Laporte (40:06), founder of the TWIT podcast network. Click here for video of the excellent panel discussion on the future of podcasting, moderated by Leo at NMX on January 6, 2013, with Norman Pattiz and Noah Shannock (photo above).

Music for my podcast is from an original Thelonius Monk composition named “Well, You Needn’t.” This version is “Ra-Monk” by Eval Manigat on the “Variations in Time: A Jazz Persepctive” CD by Public Transit Recording” CD.

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Comments 2

  1. Ryan wrote:

    Thanks for including me in the podcast. Was great hearing everybody and their experiences!

    Posted 11 Jan 2014 at 6:15 pm
  2. Len Edgerly wrote:

    It was great meeting you, Ryan. Thanks again for doing the interview. I was very interested to hear that Cliff Ravenscraft also hated reading books, for different reasons, before the Kindle.

    Posted 11 Jan 2014 at 6:42 pm