Actually I've always heard that the 'pod' in iPod stood for Portable
On Demand. But you're right the term podcast is almost an Apple
branded name.

Bill Streeter
LO-FI SAINT LOUIS
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--- In videoblogging@yahoogroups.com, "Joshua Kinberg" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
wrote:
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> > What do the TWiTs recommend?  Vodcast?
> > That is stupid.  What the hell is a "vod"?
>
> VOD is typical industry jargon for "Video On Demand"
>
> In that sense, Vodcast seems to make even more sense than Podcast,
> which is a name inspired by a single brand of portable media players.
>
> Yet I still prefer Videoblog above all the others.
>
> -Josh
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> On 6/5/06, LeanBackVids.com <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > --- In videoblogging@yahoogroups.com, "Adam Quirk" <bullemhead@>
wrote:
> > >
> > > Why do people listen to this?
> > > I guess I'll go listen to a different episode to give them a fair
> > chance,
> > > but wow.
> >
> > TechTV's Screensaver had a cult following.  It is how Kevin Rose's
> > Digg.com got big.
> >
> > The whole name bashing is very weak...
> >
> > Blog is short for web log.
> > Vlog is short for video blog.
> >
> > Seems to make the most sense to me.
> >
> > What do the TWiTs recommend?  Vodcast?
> > That is stupid.  What the hell is a "vod"?
> >
> > Video podcast?  May be good for the mainstream media and newbies to
> > grasp what it is since the word podcast is being hyped.
> >
> > Vidcast or Vcast?  Maybe, but probably won't stick and Vcast is
> > probably owned by Verizon.
> >
> > IPTV?  This has nothing to do with TV.
> >
> > I think "video blog" (vlog for short) and "video podcast" are here to
> > stay.  I do differentiate between the two though.  In my mind, vlogs
> > tend to be more like blogs and video podcasts are the shows you can
> > only find in iTunes.  Just my 2 cents.
> >
> > -Matt
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