Today on The Plan8 we have 8-Bit musician Nick VanHolt AKA Albino Ghost Monkey. He is a Michigan based chiptune musician who has provided the new theme music for the podcast now.
The Plan8 host Patrick Roanhouse has the pleasure to interview Leo Laporte. Chief TWiT of TWiT.Tv podcast network. Leo Laporte has created a little Podcasting Empire that now pulls in a millions dollar a year profit from doing audio / video podcasts that have hosts talking about a range of thing. Originally starting with technology the TWiT network has shows that focus on everything from the daily new of Google with “This Week in Google”, Apple computers with “Macbreak Weekly”, Free / Libre Open Source Software with FLOSS Weekly, Science Chat with Dr Kristen Sanford, NSFW with Brian Brushwood, and many others. Broadcasting daily several shows Leo has shown the world that you can do a full internet television network of high-end HD Broadcasting for less than it would cost even public broadcasting.
Today The Plan8 interviews Jay Adelson CEO of Digg.com and Chairman of Revision3. Co-founder of Equinix, the company that provided a neutral point of interconnection for the segmented networks of the titan level powered networks of AOL, CompuServe, Prodigy, and other by gone big player ISPs of the early 90s. Jay Is also the CEO of one of the most popular social filtered news aggregating sites, Digg.com. His current ventures of Digg and Revision3 with respective TechTV alum co-founders Kevin Rose and David Prager are changing the landscape of how media is viewed on the internet now.