Adam Curry is one of the pioneers of podcasting, and is playing an integral role in advancing the Podcasting 2.0 movement, and the Value 4 Value business model.
Adam and I spoke about his background in broadcasting, the ways in which the podcast industry has evolved, his work on the Podcast Index, the value of earning and engaging directly with your audience, and the new features being built into modern podcasting apps today.
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00:00 - Intro
02:29 - Adam Curry Intro
08:06 - Adam's Transition from Broadcasting to Podcasting
14:07 - Podcasting vs. Radio
27:59 - Applying Value 4 Value To Other Industries
31:35 - Audience vs. Advertiser Funding
33:20 - Why Is Now The Right Time for Podcasting 2.0?
47:02 - Apple and Spotify's Influence on Podcasting
58:53 - The Fall of Legacy Institutions
01:04:40 - Adam’s Introduction to Bitcoin
01:10:10 - The Excitement of Receiving Sats
01:18:35 - What is Holding Back Podcasting 2.0 Adoption?
01:22:09 - How New Podcast 2.0 Features Get Adopted
01:31:34 - How Other Industries Become Self-Sovereign
01:37:37 - Has Bitcoin Hit Escape Velocity?
01:39:54 - Stablecoins on The Lightning Network
01:44:03 - Interesting Lightning Applications
01:53:35 - The Lightning Round