In the mythical land of Product, baby Pod does not have a birth certificate. Like who’s your Momma? and so on and so… Everyone wants a piece of the Pod, even the PodFather.
I believe the story for Pod begins in the ground, and then in Japan, but for commercial convenience sake we will start here:
The Commercialization of Pod Baby
George Lucas created Star Wars and on the fifth day he created Pod.
(see George Lucas bio)
iPod’s PatentFather is Bill Gates.
(see Microsoft invented the iPod?)
From Real Networks to Apples, Tony Fadell beget iPod.
(see history behind the development of the iPod)
And what about Dave Weiner, also known as the PodFather?
The PodShow Press Room » Blog Archive » All hail the Podfather …
Shove the Sun aside:
Dave Weiner – Shove the Sun Aside
Paris Hilton, PodMomma?
Paris Hilton is the first star to do a podcast, in April, 2005.
Paris Hilton’s Podcast – Countdown to House of Wax
She’s number 1 in the charts with tunes “Stars are Blind and Turn It Up” :
Paris Hilton – Turn It Up
Paris Hilton – Turn It Up – EP
Will Paris Hilton take the PodMother title or will she be asked to “Put It Back”?
In Star Wars — Stars are Blind.
Will the real PodFather stand up?
At Entertainment Weekly, Ricky Gervais has nicknamed himself “The PodFather”. He told EW his show is the most downloaded podcast worldwide. —(image via Entertainment Weekly):
“but over the last year, he’s given himself a new nickname: The Podfather. That’s because The Ricky Gervais Show, his hilarious weekly online audio program, claims to be the most downloaded podcast on the Internet, with about 8 million downloads to date.”
on the #1 podcast list:
What? You don’t think so.? Please report directly to The Office!