#89: A Look at the PotTech Landscape with Steep Hill's Dave Lampach

 Guest: Dave Lampach of Steep Hill Halent.While Mike doesn't use pot, he's been fascinated to watch the unfolding of a new legal market for it in his home state of Washington after voters approved the legal sale of pot at retail in 2012.So when he was pitched a chat with Steep Hill's CEO Dave Lampach, he said why not? After all, there's a good chance legal market will be a multibillion market in the coming years, and there's a gold rush in terms of new VC and investor money pouring into the pot-tech space.You can find out more about Steep...
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#88: Talking Byliner & The Hard Road For Publishing Startups With Richard Nash

Guest: Richard NashThis week Mike visits with Richard Nash to hear about some of the difficulties Byliner, one of the most high profile publishing startups of recent years, faced as the company sees most of its senior management leave in the last few weeks. We also talk about the broader book publishing business and Richard makes a prediction about Amazon's future.Mike also catches you up on what he's been up to (and why it's been a month since he's had a podcast) and tells you about a new podcast he and a few friends are trying out looking at the...
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#87: Talking Podcasts & MommyCast with Paul Vogelzang

Guest: Paul Vogelzang You may not know this, but back in the early 2000s the Treasury Department started a podcast. The person behind that effort was Paul Vogelzang. But this conversation isn't about that podcast, but instead about the hugely successful Mommycast Paul helped create with his with wife Gretchen and her friend Paige Heninger. We talk about those early days and working with Adam Curry, the rise of the show and its success with advertisers like Proctor and Gamble, all the way to the end of the show and where Paul, Gretchen and Paige are up to now. If...
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#86: A conversation with Howard Lindzon

Guest: Howard Lindzon Howard is an interesting guy. From being one of the first (maybe ever?) to sell a podcast creation (Wallstrip) for millions of dollars, to the founding of Stocktwits, a company which harnesses collective social knowledge to help people better invest, to his numerous investments in social media and tech companies, Howard has lots of stories to tell. You can find out more about Howard at www.howardlindzon.com/ You can listen to most NextMarket Podcasts at:www.technology.fm/nextmarketpodcast/
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#85: A talk with makers of Cue, a device for at-home, smartphone-connected lab tests

It's been busy over here at NextMarket headquarters (as evidenced by the lack of podcasts the last two weeks), but we found time this week to talk to an interesting startup called Cue, which is making a deep health tracker. What does that mean? With this $149 device(presale price)that connects to your iPhone, you can now check your vitamin D levels, fertility, testosterone levels and whether you have the flu. You can find out more about Cue at www.cue.me You can listen to more NextMarket Podcasts at:www.technology.fm/nextmarketpodcast/
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Smart Home Show #10: Liat Ben-Zur of the AllSeen Alliance

Guest: Liat Ben-Zur

Liat Ben-Zur is the Chairman, Board of Directors, for the AllSeen Alliance. The AllSeen Alliance is a consortium that is developing an open source software framework for the Internet of Things.

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#84: Becoming a Rainmaker with Copyblogger's Brian Clark

In this episode, I catch up with Brian Clark. Brian launched Copyblogger media as a personal blog with $1000 in seed capital, and has since grown the company to a multimillion dollar company and one of the most influential blogs and media companies looking at marketing and web publishing.
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#83 - From Microsoft to Making Beer With PicoBrew's Bill Mitchell

This week we visit with Bill Mitchell, founder of PicoBrew, the company behind the home beer brewing appliance.
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#82: Going multiplatform: From podcast to DirectTV with Off Camera's Sam Jones

Guest: Off Camera's Sam Jones Last year I discovered Off Camera, a beautifully done multi-platform project by photographer and filmmaker Sam Jones. Not only were his guests amazing (Robert Downey Jr, Dave Grohl, etc) but the project was done so well across multiple formats: Podcast-video-magazine. It came back to mind recently as I was watching TV and saw a commercial for Off Camera. The podcast-web video-magazine had made the leap to TV. Sam and I talk about the concept, how he makes it work so well across formats and how the show made it's way to DirectTV. You can find...
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#81: Going hyperlocal, breaking Kurt Cobain's death & saving Jim Gaffigan w/Marty Riemer

Guest: Marty Riemer In this episode we go deep on Seattle, talking to Marty Riemer about how about local radio was disrupted, how his experiment in creating a hyperlocal podcast worked, as well as how he became famous for breaking the news of Kurt Cobain's death as well as how his hugely successful comedy festivals helped revive Jim Gaffigan's career. You can find out more about Mary at www.martyriemer.com/ You can find the NextMarkt Podcast (and where to subscribe in your favorite app) here: www.technology.fm/nextmarketpodcast/
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