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Old Mar 22, 2013, 04:51 AM   #1
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New Replacement Name for Podcast - Beam

Hey all - everybody loves podcasts, but not the name. Have you read the recent article about podcasts? http://www.current.org/2013/03/the-n...-here-to-stay/

So, what do you think about renaming podcasts to "Beams"? You stream parts of audio and video, but you beam the whole episode.

BEAM.

Boom.

Thoughts?
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Old Mar 22, 2013, 08:13 AM   #2
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I'm not sure who determined that not everyone likes the name "podcast", 'cuz they didn't ask me. It's not that big of a deal. Seriously....
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Old Mar 22, 2013, 08:53 AM   #3
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"I'm not sure who determined that not everyone likes the name "podcast", 'cuz they didn't ask me. It's not that big of a deal. Seriously...."
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Old Mar 22, 2013, 12:23 PM   #4
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Yeah... I'd rather stick with podcast over beam. One is clearly defined, the other already has a definition and means something entirely different.
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