Someone is about to ask me that question. And my answer will probably be "just now" (the South Africans who read this will understand). Podcasting has been around for a while but is quickly approaching the Tipping Point.
Yesterday’s New York Times Technology section featured this article on a new startup with talented parents – Noah Glass, the founder of the company that brought us Audioblogger and Evan Williams, one of the founders of the company (now part of Google) that brought us Blogger. Does Odeo have legs? Possibly. Check out their history here. Then read Dave Winer here. Perhaps my radio major will finally make sense. (Thanks Mr D.)
Hat Tip: Jeff Jarvis