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2009-01-04 01:05:19

Slonkast Episode 0

Name: Slonkast Episode 0
Artist: Kevin J. Slonka
Album: Slonkast
Year: 2009
Genre: Podcast
Comments: Kevin talks iPhone on the pilot episode of the Slonkast. (2009-01-03)

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2009-01-04 01:22:42

DeVito says...
Listening now!!!


2009-01-04 01:29:12

DeVito says...
It appears that Google is keeping things in check for G1 Android apps.


2009-01-04 09:43:02

Joe says...
A podcast isn't a podcast without a xml/rss feed!

2009-01-04 12:00:25

slonkak says...
@DeVito That's good that Google is doing _some_ checking now. It used to be the wild west.

@Joe Yeah, that's coming. I'm still deciding whether I want to write a CMS interface for uploading the podcast or if I just want to update the RSS feed manually.

2009-01-05 01:08:39

Joe says...

I expected you would be working on the podcast feed.
Not bad for Ep#1. I didn't like the intro music...a little too generic... like an early Sunday morning public affairs program. I think you should also break the podcast into segments and transition into those segments
with music.

2009-01-05 11:04:12

slonkak says...
@Joe The intro music was just a generic "Anchorman" style intro until I find/create music that I like for an intro.

I'm still out to lunch on the "segment" idea. I like the way TWiT podcasts work, where it's a conversation. Granted, I'm the only one talking (for now). If I split it into segments it turns into a Loaded or WebbAlert, a pseudo-news program. I don't know which I like better, but I do need to decide soon.

2009-01-05 11:33:34

garrett says...
It's a bit long. It's 27 minutes long. Also the content is not unexpected, an apple fan raving about apple products.

The sound quality is good, the music is retro cool and I liked that.

2009-01-05 12:48:50

slonkak says...
@garrett I actually think future shows will be longer. Though, I will try to keep them on topic. This episode was more of a "whatever was on my mind at the time" show. I plan to have a few set topics for each episode to make it go smoothly.

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