On this episode of Discovr, we discuss how to brand yourself online—from starting your own blog to creating and managing your reputation online. Learn all about building relationships with other people in the same niche as you and avoiding bad branding.
Explore the world of audio recording with some of the best audio gurus discussing the basics of audio editing and mixing. Learn about the gear you will need to setup and record your first song, podcast, or voiceover for a movie.
Frame rates, aspect ratios, shutter speeds and aperture. This episode of Discovr covers the major terms used in a video environment. Learn about the workings of a video camera, and how Hollywood enjoys to confuse us all to make more money. View The Shownotes & Keep Reading →
Have you ever wondered about what happens when your computer joins a network? Learn all about networks, DHCP, IP addresses, subnet masks and everything you need to know to set up the ultimate home network on the inaugural episode of the Discovr podcast.
Let me start from the beginning. Discovr is the brainchild of my own pursuit for information. I wanted to know about photography and graphic design and video editing and coding - every creative thing you could imagine. And when trying to learn about them, I found myself resorting to countless hours Googling. Reading and dissecting every bit of information I could find.
After a while, I realized that this was not the way to learn things. I wanted to go to one place where I could learn about a certain topic from top to bottom. It was then that the seed for Discovr was planted. Over the next few months, I worked on developing this minuscule idea into a full-fledged podcast.
The idea was simple - cover one tech topic in depth each week. Invite guests on that actually know what they’re talking about. Sit down, hit the record button, and have a conversation: just like a couple of people sitting around a table and talking tech. No limits. No restraints. No geekiness boundaries. Just raw technology.
Of course this idea grew and expanded with the development of the album artwork and the intro jingle. But the initial concept remained the same: make Discovr a place where people can learn about technology.
I didn’t want Discovr to be like all the other podcasts on the Internet. I wanted it to be different. And with the first episode, we attempted to strike the balance between a ‘how’ and a ‘conversation’. We didn’t quite get it perfect, but what would Discovr be without some learning?
I really want to hear your feedback. Listen to the first episode. Tell us what you like, what was unclear, and what you want more of. Let us know what you want to learn about. We’re going to continue to grow and develop Discovr with each episode. Come join us on this journey.
We’ve taken the first step. Welcome to Discovr.
Discovr is a weekly podcast that allows you to rediscover technology. Ever wanted to learn about networking? Or video codecs? Or photography? Every Thursday we cover a tech topic in depth and explain it in easy-to-understand ways along with industry experts. Welcome to a whole new world of "Discovring" technology. More »