Archive for February, 2006

7th Son: Book One – Descent

Friday, February 24th, 2006

7th Son: Book One – Decent is the 28th title to be listed on Podiobooks.com! Three weeks ago, the U.S. president was murdered by a four-year-old boy. Today, seven men stare at each other in a locked conference room. Kidnapped and brought to this underground facility, the strangers are sitting in silence, thunderstruck. Despite minor […]

Podiobooks on PSP

Friday, February 24th, 2006

When Sony released the latest version of the PSP software, they included an RSS reader for the PSP browser. Well, thanks to the help of member Mike Rice, we were able to confirm that Podiobooks and PSP work extremely well together. So, if you’ve got a PSP, know that you can now carry your favorite […]

Welcome the New Guy…

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

Heya everyone! I’m happy to announce that Rick Wezowicz has joined the coding staff! From his bio: Rick has been involved in computer technologies for more than 9 years. He was the IT specialist for 3 companies before moving into web programming, and has been programming PHP for over 5 years; he recent adventures have […]

Consider the Elephant

Monday, February 20th, 2006

We present the second work by Aram Schefrein, Consider the Elephant. The common wisdom is that the men who have attacked American Presidents – Czolgosz, Guiteau, Fromme, Hinckley, Moore, Oswald, Zangara – were disgruntled, disturbed loners. That wisdom includes John Wilkes Booth, the assassin of Abraham Lincoln, called a failed actor and a madman. But […]

Brave Men Run Issue Resolved

Sunday, February 19th, 2006

Some of you reported that certain episodes of Brave Men run sounded sped up and squirrely.  Matthew has fixed this, and I’m uploading new files right now. -Chris

Want to listen now? Sure you do…

Wednesday, February 15th, 2006

I’ve gone through the site and added those slick little Listen Now buttons that you find on all the finest podcasting sites. When you click on that button, a new window will pop up, and you’ll be able to hear part or all of the podiobook you selected. The buttons act differently in different places. […]

A Different Point of View

Wednesday, February 15th, 2006

TD-0013, a.k.a. “Thirteen” has been a proud soldier of the Empire for about 17 years, having signed up when he was 18 years old after seeing some recruiting holo-programs, and figuring his life as a starving artist was getting nowhere. After finishing Imperial infantry boot camp on Tullis, he underwent further training in the Empire’s […]

Subway 19: The Forgotten Legend

Sunday, February 12th, 2006

In this first book by 13-year-old author Shane Collins, three boys discover the legend of the mystical subway 19 from an old man in a New York City subway station and find themselves trapped by the evil Witch of Time, who wants them dead for the subway, which runs on children. The boys have to […]

Ad-riddled podiobooks on the horizon?

Thursday, February 9th, 2006

My last post seems to have caused some consternation amongst the troops. Allow me to alleviate the following concerns: Podiobooks.com is not in any financial troubles. True, we’re growing like a weed and sucking bandwidth like there is no tomorrow, but not to worry. The kind folks at LibSyn are sticking behind us. (And if […]

Take our survey; win our admiration

Thursday, February 9th, 2006

No money in this folks, just the the kindness of your heart. We’re committed keeping our services free of charge, to both you and authors, as well as finding ways to share more (or all) of the money you donate to our authors. As part of that, we’re looking at the dreaded sponsorship. Word. Rest […]