Re: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow

  • From: "Mac Norins" <macatack5@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 13 Nov 2005 14:54:46 -0800

Wrote that because I am trying to close this thread out; it is going 
nowhere!
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Chris Skarstad" <toonhead5@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, November 13, 2005 2:50 PM
Subject: Re: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow


That was just about iPodder, now Juice, but I think it explains things
pretty well, and is very basic.

At 04:38 PM 11/13/2005, you wrote:
>Kelly,
>
>Never mind!
>
>-Mac-
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Kelly Pierce" <kellyjosef@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>To: <blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>Sent: Sunday, November 13, 2005 12:34 PM
>Subject: Re: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow
>
>
>didn't Main Menu do such a program?  I thought the program on podcast
>listening was pretty basic.  What is insufficient with this resource?
>
>Kelly
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Darrell Shandrow" <nu7i@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>To: <blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>Sent: Saturday, November 12, 2005 10:46 PM
>Subject: Re: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow
>
>
> > Hi Mac,
> >
> > What we may really need is a tutorial for blind beginners to podcast
> > listening.  Unfortunately, as an accessibility evangelist, I just don't
> > personally have enough time and resources to do this, but there are a
> > number of others, Jonathan Mosen?,  who might be able to help?  I really
> > do wish I could do more, but it is absolutely critical that someone make
> > all this stuff accessible!
> >
> >
> > Darrell Shandrow - Shandrow Communications!
> > Technology consultant/instructor, network/systems administrator!
> > A+, CSSA, Network+!
> > Check out high quality telecommunications services at 
> > http://ld.net/?nu7i
> > Information should be accessible to us without need of translation by
> > another person.
> > Blind Access Journal blog: http://www.blindaccessjournal.com
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Mac Norins" <macatack5@xxxxxxx>
> > To: <blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Saturday, November 12, 2005 6:29 PM
> > Subject: Re: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow
> >
> >
> >> Gary,
> >>
> >> What did you think I meant about this?  I was simply saying that some 
> >> of
> >> us
> >> do not have all of the expertise and haven't followed all the threads
> >> (and I
> >> mean ALL of them) that we might need, to know what is happening with
> >> podcasting and the like.  I have listened to a lot of stuff on Main
> >> Menu,on
> >> Mosen's site, on some tech podcasts, but I still need to get a regimen 
> >> in
> >> place; for instance-- how to latch onto RSS URells and how to use the
> >> News
> >> Gator, when I have used Outlook Express but not Outlook, etc., etc., 
> >> etc.
> >> So, when I say that this stuff sounds like an"inside job", where, on a
> >> public list people are talking about stuff that they know, I get
> >> frustrated
> >> and don't want to sound ignorant; does this make sense to you? I 
> >> totally
> >> agree that this accessibility issue is slowly (unfortunately) being
> >> solved,
> >> but, let's try to tell each other what is going on, whenever we can! 
> >> It
> >> was
> >> just a turn in the road, where I thought it was time to sound off!!
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Thanks,
> >>
> >> -Mac-
> >>
> >>  ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "Gary Wood" <k8hlx@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> To: <blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> Sent: Saturday, November 12, 2005 2:49 PM
> >> Subject: Re: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow
> >>
> >>
> >> This doesn't sound anything but good for us!
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "Chris Skarstad" <toonhead5@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> To: <blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> Sent: Saturday, November 12, 2005 2:57 PM
> >> Subject: Re: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow
> >>
> >>
> >>> Mac
> >>>
> >>> Like Jeff said, it's very simple. darryl went to the Podcast portable
> >>> expo, where many podcast producers and listeners are going, and spoke 
> >>> to
> >>> Adam Curry and many of his associates about better accessibility for
> >>> podcasting in general, and the podsafe music network, in particular. I
> >>> can't possibly make it any simpler than that.
> >>> This is going to be great, because now Darryl, a blind person, will be
> >>> able to offer feedback to Podshow about how to make things more
> >>> accessible
> >>> for everyone involved.
> >>>
> >>> At 01:48 PM 11/12/2005, you wrote:
> >>>>Jeff, it is not that simple, for newbies; what podcasts would give a
> >>>>history
> >>>>of all of this?  You assume that everyone is on the same page, by 
> >>>>making
> >>>>that comment, that it is really simple, don't you?  You are not always
> >>>>playing to the choir, in this realm, you know; does this make sense to
> >>>>you?
> >>>>I mean, I know you are busy, but, really, some of us need to have some
> >>>>info
> >>>>on how to do this-- you cannot hold all the cards!
> >>>>
> >>>>Thanks,
> >>>>
> >>>>-Mac-
> >>>>----- Original Message -----
> >>>>From: "Jeff Bishop" <jeff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >>>>To: <blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >>>>Sent: Saturday, November 12, 2005 11:37 AM
> >>>>Subject: RE: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>Well, it is simple really.  Darrell went to the podcast expo 
> >>>>conference
> >>>>and
> >>>>met with Aaron and Adam and talked about accessibility, and this is 
> >>>>the
> >>>>result <smile>.
> >>>>
> >>>>-----Original Message-----
> >>>>From: blindcasting-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>>>[mailto:blindcasting-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Mac Norins
> >>>>Sent: Saturday, November 12, 2005 12:35 PM
> >>>>To: blindcasting@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>>>Subject: Re: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow
> >>>>
> >>>>Jeff,
> >>>>
> >>>>All this inside info; could you take some time to explain what is 
> >>>>going
> >>>>on?
> >>>>
> >>>>Mac Norins
> >>>>----- Original Message -----
> >>>>From: "Jeff Bishop" <jeff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >>>>To: "Jeff Bishop" <jeff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >>>>Sent: Saturday, November 12, 2005 9:46 AM
> >>>>Subject: Darrell Shandrow makes huge inroads with Podshow
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>Darrell Shandrow makes a huge leap with Podshow at the Podcasting
> >>>>conference
> >>>>this weekend.  On today's Daily Source code Adam Curry mandates a
> >>>>"accessibility effort" with podshow HQ.  Direct access will be given 
> >>>>to
> >>>>the
> >>>>bugzilla database to track accessibility issues.
> >>>>
> >>>>All I have to say is, great job Darrell!!!
> >>>>
> >>>>With Andrew G also joining podshow, this is nothing but awesome! 
> >>>>Expect
> >>>>to
> >>>>see changes folks.
> >>>>
> >>>>Thank you Adam, your awesome!
> >>>>
> >>>>Darrell may also be on TWIT this week with Leo.  Let's all hope Leo 
> >>>>has
> >>>>a
> >>>>good contact with Google and Yahoo to make a difference.  Darrell did
> >>>>speak
> >>>>at length with Yahoo at the conference and it looks like they have a
> >>>>better
> >>>>understanding of issues surrounding accessibility.
> >>>>
> >>>>Jeff
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
> >




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