Posts Tagged ‘ Ask A Ninja ’

Ninjas Release Free iPhone App

May 14th, 2009 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players

The new media masterminds behind Ask A Ninja have release a free iPhone application, I Am Ninja: Archery (App Store link): Get ready for some classic Ninja versus CPU bow-bending, arrow-gliding, archery action! You are a Ninja, standing alone in the woods, with a bamboo wall separating you from your opponent. Sometimes it’s day and […]

Ask A Ninja Intros iPhone App

May 1st, 2009 | By | Category: iPhone, Video Podcasts

Pioneering video podcast Ask A Ninja has introduced a $1.99 iPhone app, I Am Ninja (App Store link) that lets you be a ninja and use your ninja skills to survive. It’s also got some smart social media features, letting you watch the latest Ask A Ninja episode and submit questions to the Ninja.

Book Deal Brings Zombie Podcaster Dreams To Life

Nov 20th, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting

James Melzer, creator of the podcast novel The Zombie Chronicles, has landed a three-book publishing deal with indie publisher Permuted Press. In one of the most heartfelt and gracious announcements I have ever read, Melzer says: “I will treasure this moment, the moment I put pen to paper in order to finalize the deal, for […]

New Media Expo Session Audio Available

Oct 28th, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, How to Podcast, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting, Podcasting Events

Professional podcast training event company and publisher The Podcast Academy is “opening the vault” for a week, offering for sale a set of audio recordings of all the sessions, panels, and keynote addresses from the 2006, 2007, and 2008 New Media Expo. “I decided to offer a historical look at podcasting,” said Podcast Academy editor-in-chief […]

It’s Ninjas vs Pirates On International Talk Like A Pirate Day

Sep 18th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Strange, Video Podcasts

If you like ninjas and you like pirates, tomorrow may be just about the best day ever. Sept 19th is International Talk Like A Pirate Day – and this year, the Ninja from AskANinja plans to “attack swashbucklers and scurvy dogs.” The Ninja will be chatting live about pirates at or 3pm PDT/6pm […]

Kent Nichols Wants You To Get Killed By A Tomato

Aug 2nd, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Strange, Video, Video Podcasts

Ask A Ninja‘s Kent Nichols is working on casting his upcoming movie, a remake of Attack of the Killer Tomatoes, and he’s looking for victims! If you’re interested in getting killed off on film by a bunch of tomatoes, visit the Real Red Manace YouTube site and submit a video of yourself being killed by […]

Ask A Ninja On The Future Of Internet Video

May 31st, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Movie Store, Internet TV, Video

The Ninja drops some mad wisdom about the future of Internet media & throws some new media facts at you along the way. And some of them are even true!

My ad:tech SF Schedule

Apr 15th, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Making Money with Podcasts, New Media Organizations, Podcasting Events, Video

Today through Thursday, I’m in San Francisco to attend ad:tech, one of a series of conventions focused on advertising and digital marketing. I will be covering the event for Podcasting News, trying to get a sense of what’s happening in downloadable media from the sponsor and advertiser’s point of view. I’m also here to make […]

Ninjas Take On Killer Tomatoes

Mar 11th, 2008 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts

If you ever doubted that there was a future in podcasting, then doubt no more. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Douglas Sarine (L) and Kent Nichols (R), the creators of the hit video podcast Ask a Ninja, are making the jump to the big screen. The two are writing an adaptation of the 1978 cult […]

WordPress To Get Social Networking Features

Mar 4th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Podcasting Software

Matt Mullenweg, the guy behind WordPress, announced today that he’s hired someone to develop social networking features for WordPress: Some of you may remember when I wrote about Chickspeak, a WordPress MU-based social network. Andy Peatling, the fellow behind it, later decided to recreate the work he had done as an Open Source effort he […]