Sunday, June 15, 2014

Media Goblin - 140615 - Music Manumit Podcast

Media Goblin -

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In this episode:
We talk with Chris Webber of the media platform Media Goblin.

Here are Doug's notes from the show.

Media Goblin:

Free Software Media Publishing System
Federation Happening Now

Good for audio/video/animation...everything.

Podcasting support is happening

Document/presentations/ebook support as well

Federation eliminates the mini-silo:

Decentralized network has the cohesiveness of single network

$60k crowdfunding campaign!


Two people full-time.

Outreach for Women & PyPump starts next month.

centralization a problem.

2010 Libre Planet Discussions on Web Centralization

Federated Search is important.

ownCloud is more like Dropbox

Reapproaching Plugin for Blog media type

Music Video, Band Images,


Blood, Sweat and Tears. Months of agonizing work.

Lots of time planning in advance

Good idea of what you want to do and research, research, research!

Financial Transparency reports are out for 1st campaign

The only things available will be premium hosting.


Modeling done in Blender

Shape Ways did the printing...on demand 3D printing

more 3D printing stuff.

Shape Ways is kinda cool, despite being closed company.

Spinal Tap reference!