Underway in Ireland

Underway in Ireland

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Ireland seen through the eyes of an ex-pat American and his 7 yr old son and 10 yr old daughter.


Underway along the Suir Blueway E221
Jun 23 • 2 min
Dylan (8) is getting very competent with his new bicycle. Here’s proof: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pf52lUtnG9M You can also see our growing evidence of Irish Cycling Adventures at https://www.flickr.com/photos/irisheyes/albums/72157700319896651 Leave…
Irish Images Trapped in Flickr
May 26 • 9 min
Currently frustrated by @FlickrHelp who are inundated by Pro Users who cannot log into Flickr. Plus @diegomccloud calls in. You can have your say by pinging @topgold on all good social networks or by leaving a comment on http://insideview.ie —- Send in a…
Driving in Ireland
May 25 • 17 min
What if you’re an American renting a RH drive and then heading across Ireland’s motorways and back roads? Bernie @topgold gives his opinions because @JenaferE and Lisa Marie plan to spend holiday time in Ireland during the summer of 2019. Then @BarbaraKB…
Underway in Ireland News
Apr 1 • 11 min
I work with a lot of creative people on the Clonmel Digital Campus and know they have high autonomy needs. I’ve also figured out some of their best innovation is a collective result. My students need a little consideration from the Irish government so…
A Congversation with Michelle Gallen
Dec 27, 2018 • 17 min
Details at http://congregation.ie —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
It’s all about the eyes
Dec 9, 2018 • 23 min
Bernie @topgold interviews @magsamond about her Third Space and gets suggestions that enhance teaching and learning. Get shownotes for episode 7 of Congversations from Ireland at https://www.insideview.ie/2018/12/congversation-1807.html and catch up with…
When the Youth Media Team Met the President of Ireland
Oct 6, 2018 • 9 min
Catching up with Ireland’s Youth Media Team in #feilte2018 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Moving to a broadband black spot
Sep 2, 2018 • 4 min
Trying to consolidate my working files in portable digital storage. Adding a 4TB My Passport Ultra to my wishlist because our broadband speed will drop significantly below 20 Megabits per second. —- Send in a voice message:…
Rural Life in Ireland
Sep 2, 2018 • 3 min
Watching small post offices close in Ireland. But you need people—not just elderly people seeking a social interaction at a post office counter—in small towns to keep _all_ of the little town’s life blood flowing. —- Send in a voice message:…
Spy cars in Ireland
Sep 2, 2018 • 5 min
Russia is using diplomatic cover to bring spying and transmission equipment into Ireland. Image from Reuters. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
My Personal Flugtag 88
Aug 27, 2018 • 24 min
Remembering the 71 people who died 30 years ago during Europe’s worst airshow disaster. “Learning to Fly” by Pink Floyd. More at http://www.insideview.ie/2018/08/my-personal-flugtag.html —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Near the end of summer 2018
Aug 25, 2018 • 5 min
I haven’t mowed much this year. And we’re moving, maybe to a mountain road. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Friday Mixtape h/t @GeorgieDee
Aug 17, 2018 • 18 min
Thinking about many of my favourite walks in Ireland. Up Croagh Patrick in the fog. Along the eroded cliffs from Greystones to Bray. Shuffling miles after work from the DART. Getting my first hiking boots for treks up the Sugarloaf Mountains. Enjoying the…
Leaving Anchor V2
Aug 16, 2018 • 25 min
After a week at the top of the charts on Anchor v2, I decided to move across to version three. And Eli Garf is coming with me! I heard from Maria Humphreys and Paul O’Mahony so I put them into this episode as well. A lot of people are talking about where…
Importing audio snippets to Anchor
Aug 14, 2018 • 27 min
Bernie experiments at @omaniblog’s request by using iOS11 to hear both audio and video content before repurposing that content as MP3 uploads to Anchor. No Waves were harmed during this experimentation with Limor, Anchor, Converter+ and Voice Record Pro…
All-in On Anchor V3
Aug 14, 2018 • 6 min
Here Comes @topgold on Anchor v3 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Tuning into Conversations
Aug 14, 2018 • 21 min
I’ve been listening on Anchor since its first release on iOS and I miss the social audio dimension that attracted me to the Anchor platform. So nowadays, I’m spending most of my time on Spreaker (where I’m topgoldie) and on http://limor.ie (where I’m…
Sharing an Irish Staycation
Aug 13, 2018 • 25 min
We shared several country homes with our four American cousins. The four kids insisted upon having swimming pools so http://maryborough.com obliged right away. Brilliant sunshine greeted us during our four hours among the wildlife at http://fota.ie but a…
Getting Ready for Little Visitors
Aug 2, 2018 • 8 min
Dylan (7) shares his excitement about Longfield in Clonmel and Mia (10) explains the ice cream card. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Google Finds Anchor Podcasts
Jul 31, 2018 • 15 min
It’s nice to see how search-friendly Anchor Podcasts have become. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Who Listens on Anchor
Jul 29, 2018 • 2 min
My personal experience is that fewer people are listening on Anchor since v3 dropped onto their handsets. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Foynes Airshow
Jul 29, 2018 • 20 min
In the west of Ireland at the Foynes Air Show watching (and hearing) aircraft from the past and present. I remember flying the DC-3 and several moments from my formation flying days came back to me as the airshow unfolded overhead. —- Send in a voice…
Rain. Finally.
Jul 28, 2018 • 1 min
Even though our marquee blew down, we’re happy to see the rain return to Ireland. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Trying portable recording gear
Jul 27, 2018 • 1 min
Reintroducing my Beyerdynamic MCE86SII mic and wondering if it actually records directly into Anchor. It worked with Spreaker at https://www.spreaker.com/episode/15340534 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Avoiding Meat and Dairy
Jul 24, 2018 • 8 min
Avoiding meat and dairy is the single biggest way to reduce my impact on Earth. Research published in the journal Science shows even the very lowest impact meat and dairy products still cause much more environmental harm than the least sustainable…
Why I Went http://underway.ie with Drupal
Jul 24, 2018 • 5 min
I HAVE SPENT three years listening in the wings as some of my lifelong friends politely talked about how they were making, creating, and sharing open source Drupal services. On the 23rd of July 2018, I jumped into the deep end and created…
Trees Talking in Ireland
Jul 22, 2018 • 10 min
In Marlfield Wood of County Tipperary and thinking about networked trees. Remembering George David Haskell’s 2017 book The Songs of Trees, Suzanne Simard “How Trees Talk to Each Other” and Peter Wohlleben’s The Hidden Life of Trees. —- Send in a voice…
Underway.ie With Drupal
Jul 22, 2018 • 9 min
Setting up Drupal for http://underway.ie • My work flow • Thanks, James! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
More Listening on Version Two
Jul 20, 2018 • 25 min
The cover art shows there’s a paucity of action on Anchor Version Two but I’ve got call-ins and cross-talk from @EliGarf and @BarbaraKB and @omaniblog to answer and that’s why I’ve created this Wave on Anchor v2 and pushed it out as an episode. Also:…
Uploaded through Anchor V2
Jul 20, 2018 • 12 min
This episode was created inside Anchor v2 and then it automagically appeared in Anchor v3 around 12 hours later. It includes voices of Eli Garf, BarbaraKB, and Paul O’Mahony. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Listening in Ireland
Jul 19, 2018 • 18 min
I haven’t been a good creator because I’m way behind when it comes to listening to people who have called in to chat (Eli Garf, Maria Humphreys, Sticelife, and Simon Toon). I’m trying to fix that—just like Mia is showing me her listening skills while…
Mid-July Ireland
Jul 19, 2018 • 3 min
Recorded in-hand watching cows. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Looking at Trump via Britain
Jul 16, 2018 • 8 min
Trump is pulling the fringes into full view. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Sunday Rain in Ireland #newsround
Jul 15, 2018 • 6 min
Newsround by Bernie Goldbach in Drogheda —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Scorched Ireland
Jul 14, 2018 • 2 min
Dry as tinder in Ireland 2018 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Anchor Kills Conversation
Jul 11, 2018 • 8 min
Reflecting on observations shared by Eli Garf, Fu-ran, and BarbaraKB. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Classical Music for World Cup
Jul 9, 2018 • 36 min
As England (friend of Ireland) head into the World Cup quaterfinals, it is wise to compile some classical music to complement the team’s journey. Listen to Richard Wagner’s Ride of the Valkyries, Sir William Walton’s Battle of Britain Suite, Vaughn…
Battling brides and grooms #worldcup
Jul 8, 2018 • 8 min
Day of loyalty tests —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
July Newsround #ireland
Jul 2, 2018 • 12 min
Front page headlines in Ireland, including items about ethics. Interesting facts about World Cup consumer behavior. And some Notes to Self. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
At #clonmel Show
Jul 1, 2018 • 8 min
While at the Clonmel Show on the first of July 2018, capturing a soundscape and sharing thoughts while walking 10 acres among cattle, horses, alpacas, owls, and dogs. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Friday Teddies in Clonmel’s Pres Primary
Jun 22, 2018 • 6 min
Enjoying newsy reports from 7yo boys and girls in County Tipperary, Ireland. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
#Audiomo from Ireland
Jun 11, 2018 • 6 min
Thinking about the clips being shared on #audiomo by creatives using Anchor.fm and by using Wizibel alongside our Ricoh Theta S camera when making the cover art. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Appreciating Nature in Ireland
Jun 4, 2018 • 1 min
Blue above green below in County Tipperary. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Sunny Southeastern Ireland #audiomo
Jun 3, 2018 • 5 min
Sharing snippets on a sunny day in Ireland through the Knockmealdowns and into Cashel. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Mics Connected Directly into Anchor
May 29, 2018 • 6 min
Bernie Goldbach experiments with the t.bone SC-450 into Anchor’s web interface via W10, the Zoom MSH-6 mic module directly into the Anchor web interface via Windows 10, and the Rode Smart Lav+ into the Anchor iOS app. See all the photos by looking at…
Through the eyes of others
May 28, 2018 • 17 min
Reading critical reviews of one of the first blogs written by an Irish citizen. The blog belongs to Dervala Hanley at http://dervala.com and its content extends back to pre-Google days. Students on the Clonmel Digital Campus dove into parts of Dervala…
Back Up Your Audio
May 26, 2018 • 3 min
If you don’t pay for it, don’t expect it to last. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Training student pilots
May 25, 2018 • 28 min
Flight training in progress and you can see a silent video clip at https://www.flickr.com/photos/irisheyes/40539177610 #drone —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Coffee Chat
May 24, 2018 • 154 min
Thinking about the Starbucks Story while listening to Howard Schultz tell it and Eirc Conger narrate it. This inspirational story fit inside one of my 150 mile journeys along the back roads of Ireland so I’m glad the audio book is an abridged version of…
Just a day in Tipp
May 18, 2018 • 9 min
#audiolog Taking the Zoom H6 field recorder into a primary school classroom to hear unabashed creativity from young and Irish children in County Tipperary, Ireland. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
After a local Cessna Caravan Crashed
May 14, 2018 • 9 min
Sharing thoughts about a tragic aviation accident (and some war stories for colour) a day after a local skydiving club lost its main plane, its instructor pilot and a 7yo passenger. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Two reasons for Banking Apps
May 14, 2018 • 6 min
Must learn to count my pennies. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Digital photocopiers loaded with secrets
May 13, 2018 • 7 min
Info from CBS News Armen Keteyian and John Juntunen at Digital Copier Security. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Alexa Karaoke #singsongsaturday
May 12, 2018 • 4 min
Dylan (6) accompanied by Alexa. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Peeking into Alexa #rewoundradio
May 12, 2018 • 57 min
Sharing some audio joy heard on my Echo Dot when asking Alexa to “Play WABC on TuneIn”. It was the DJ Hall of Fame Mix. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Diving into Deep Work
May 7, 2018 • 3 min
Grabbing ideas about Deep Work by Cal Newport, including snippets from the author and from sports management students in the Limerick Institute of Technology. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Demo Day In Ireland
May 4, 2018 • 3 min
starting Demo Day with creative students. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Audiolog by a teacher
May 1, 2018 • 10 min
Audiolog with #workflow while teaching digital media students in Ireland. I share some perspective, briefly mention 10 digital media skills I assess, and then go inside the kimono to reveal the Chrome tabs most useful when processing my students’ work. —-…
Let’s Do Social Audio
Apr 29, 2018 • 2 min
Bernie is abandoning Anchor v2. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Reviewing #workflow
Apr 29, 2018 • 14 min
At the end of another academic year, Bernie Goldbach takes time out to share what has worked. Great success with Trello, Airtable, Contactually, Calendly, 360 video, drone footage, and Moleskines. —- Send in a voice message:…
Internet is Great, Innit?
Apr 26, 2018 • 15 min
Listening to @omaniblog, @justjenafer, @alimoon76, and @KevinGnomeRadio. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Sunny Day To Do
Apr 22, 2018 • 56 min
Working outside on a summer’s day in Ireland. Includes sounds of an electric Bosch lawn mower. May contain pollen. Bonus interlude by Mia (10). See related images at http://flickr.com/irisheyes or by following @topgold on all good social networks. —- Send…
Tax Time in the States
Apr 16, 2018 • 15 min
Listening to John Oliver on HBO talk about corporate tax rates. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Missing Familiar Voices
Apr 15, 2018 • 4 min
Comcerned about the passing of some familiar Wavers. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
The Internet Apologizes
Apr 15, 2018 • 63 min
Thoughts while reading Noah Kulwin’s Selectall piece in New York Magazine on April 13, 2018. Cover art by Joe Darrow. Why did everything go wrong? 1. Start with hippie intentions. 2. Mix in capitalism on steroids. 3. Arrival of Wall Streeters didn’t help.…
Let’s Review The Great Everything
Apr 13, 2018 • 12 min
Check out the outstanding TGE on iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-great-everything/id1252869346?mt=2 and give your five stars away :-) —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Good Drips
Apr 13, 2018 • 1 min
Good drips. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Mobiles on campus
Apr 11, 2018 • 3 min
Getting feedback from students about mbiles on campus. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Anchor Crip Talk
Apr 11, 2018 • 11 min
With thoughts from Cherise Taylor, Unda Dog, and Avie Uniglitch. Includes the Crip Walk Song. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Teaching Big Data #MIS
Apr 10, 2018 • 4 min
Big data is an omnipresent force that will create a new world—one in which large public companies may no longer be relevant at all. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Straddling Two and Three
Apr 8, 2018 • 10 min
Trying to stay inside both versions of Anchor and wondering if it is worth the effort. And knowing the developers never intended for people to connect the silos. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Voices in Education #planning
Apr 8, 2018 • 28 min
While planning for our annual http://ictedu.ie Conference. It’s called “Voices in Educatiion” and starts on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Keynotes are by Barney Brown from Cambridge and Joanne Norton from Dublin. #planning —- Send in a voice message:…
Bernie’s Report From V2
Apr 8, 2018 • 28 min
Low water mark of nine people on Discovery Board on 7 April 2018. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Seeking Mesh Network
Apr 3, 2018 • 1 min
Bernie needs a mesh network • Wifi extenders —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Attic Treasures #atticwave
Apr 2, 2018 • 3 min
Thoughts from the loft. The crawl spaces are full of treasures. It’s at the stop of the loft ladder (see cover art). —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Nearing the end of my Anchor v2 Journey
Apr 2, 2018 • 12 min
Bernie Goldbach explains that the road inside Anchor v2 is sparsely populated now. Sharing voices of George Taktek, Condensayshun, and Ileane Smith. With music by Timothy van Gulick and Confession & Denial. —- Send in a voice message:…
Forget your lock pattern
Mar 31, 2018 • 6 min
What to do if you are locked out of your Android device. If you have Google credentials, it should be an easy unlocking. If you don’t, then learn the power-on + volume-up combination. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Learning From Version Two
Mar 29, 2018 • 15 min
When it’s relatively quiet, you can often tell how parts of Anchor’s stats really work. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Voices In Anchor’s V2 Darkness
Mar 29, 2018 • 10 min
Nobody knows you’re around if you can’t be found. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Toggling v2+v3 with penicillin
Mar 28, 2018 • 5 min
A slice of social audio from @topgold with an intro by Michael Goodmorning Conway and empathy from Georgie Dee. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Remembering thin Mints
Mar 27, 2018 • 2 min
Something left behind when moving to Ireland. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Very Quiet On Anchor V2
Mar 27, 2018 • 7 min
It’s good to have complementary watering holes like http://bit.ly/anchorgplus —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Cacophony in the Kitchen
Mar 26, 2018 • 2 min
While recording directly into the Anchor web interface with my Zoom H6 field recorder’s MS module. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
The Stormy Daniels Interview
Mar 25, 2018 • 62 min
While setting my recorder to capture 60 Minutes with Stormy Daniels, I snagged an excellent conversation between Holly Randall (unfiltered) and Stormy Daniels. I enjoy the insights they share about how even the mainstream media fabricates stories. —- Send…
Beyond FB With Anchor Friends
Mar 25, 2018 • 10 min
While listening to 25 voices using v2 of Anchor.fm, I wonder why we are here in the Dead Pool and where we could go if we delete Facebook from our lives. How about http://bit.ly/anchorgplus for a start? —- Send in a voice message:…
Lazy Sunday
Mar 25, 2018 • 6 min
Thoughts percolating from County Tipperary, Ireland. We start with homage to “Coffee with Georgie” and then share from Nicholas Stargardt’s “The German War”. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Grand Slam Paddy’s Day
Mar 24, 2018 • 3 min
Recapping an historic day for Ireland. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
2018 Robocode Final in Ireland
Mar 22, 2018 • 9 min
Recorded during the final eight minutes of the annual Robocode championship in Ireland. Top honours went to the Dundalk Institute of Technology following an impressive shoot-out with the Institute of Technology Carlow. —- Send in a voice message:…
Waiting for Mueller to subpeona Zuck
Mar 22, 2018 • 12 min
Facebook has breached our trust —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Where to go if FB fades away
Mar 18, 2018 • 11 min
Hoping there will be federated places to share and share alike. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Experiments with iRig
Mar 17, 2018 • 1 min
Using iRig Pre HD with Anchor v3 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
How To Stream V2 Anchor in-app
Mar 14, 2018 • 3 min
I use the v2 Leaderboard to cache and play. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Mapping Active Responses
Mar 10, 2018 • 16 min
Produced on Anchor v2 for #CESI.ie and @ictedu —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Making Audio For IG
Mar 5, 2018 • 1 min
Requested by @eanilsen —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
White Blanket Over Ireland
Mar 4, 2018 • 15 min
Unless global warming has its say, at least 10 years will roll by before Ireland gets another three day snow holiday. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Let’s Keep Sharing
Mar 4, 2018 • 110 min
I’ve always been interested in slow feeds and in the drip feed of music, ambient recording, and personal audio moments. Since the late 90s, I’ve shared music, poetry, audible books, and the sound track of my life. I’ve also taken down things when…
Cold Weather #drone
Mar 4, 2018 • 5 min
See footage http://bit.ly/chasingdylan —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Walking in Irish Snow #ambient
Mar 3, 2018 • 3 min
In County Tipperary, Ireland. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Irish Snowfall
Mar 2, 2018 • 6 min
Once every 10 years. I will be in my 70s the next time this happens. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Voices of Anchor Version Two
Feb 25, 2018 • 6 min
Listening to some of the last faithful version two voices, including BarbaraKB, Art Speaks Radio, Bobby Kountz’ grandchild, Bobby Kountz, Bobutah, Diego McCloud, Robert Neil, Marketia, and Fu-Ran. Cover art from The Buggles. —- Send in a voice message:…
The Last Tracks I Heard on V2 #singsongsaturday
Feb 25, 2018 • 6 min
These songs dropped into my earbuds as version two of Anchor slowly faded away. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Sunday News from Ireland
Feb 25, 2018 • 4 min
Three books on the wishlist. And Chinese buying Irish luxury homes. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Experiments with Calls in-hand
Feb 25, 2018 • 5 min
Cobbling together calls and moans —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Hanging out on Anchor V2 #resist
Feb 25, 2018 • 7 min
I’m hanging with hard core audio superusers who have mastered the Anchor UI and who have technical or personal reasons to remain inside a social audio community that fosters easy commentary, echoes, and textual interactions. [Cover art from The Verge.] —-…
No RSS from Anchor v2
Feb 25, 2018 • 2 min
Anchor is deprecating one of its best assets. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Bernie On Old Anchor #resist
Feb 24, 2018 • 3 min
Tired of learning new things, this old voice remains stuck on the sinking ship of v2 Anchor. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Recording with HiQ MP3 on Android
Feb 24, 2018 • 0 min
This episode was produced on my Sony Xperia Z5 by using the Anchor website in my mobile browser. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Better findable content
Feb 24, 2018 • 4 min
Anchor has improved discoverability of content by making episode info findable. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Having to learn new workflow
Feb 23, 2018 • 3 min
Georgie Dee and I miss our scratch pads. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
So can you harvest your stuff from Anchor?
Feb 23, 2018 • 3 min
Working my way around convoluted Workflow —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Foster the People
Feb 23, 2018 • 4 min
Recorded by 89.3 The Current —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Thanking Georgie for Sunset
Feb 22, 2018 • 3 min
While she was gone, I watched suns set. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
About Bernie Goldbach
Feb 22, 2018 • 3 min
He writes http://insideview.ie and snaps http://flickr.com/irisheyes —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Girl Scout Cookie Fun
Feb 22, 2018 • 1 min
Made with Anchor v3 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
President’s day 2018
Feb 20, 2018 • 3 min
Watching America’s worst-ever President. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Getting Paid To Talk Online
Feb 19, 2018 • 27 min
Exploring Vaudle on iOS —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Voices of Anchor 0218
Feb 18, 2018 • 4 min
Scraped near Valentine’s Day 2018 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Exploring Vaudle
Feb 18, 2018 • 24 min
Looking into a rewards-based audible app on iOS. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Teaching Enhanced Podcasts
Feb 15, 2018 • 5 min
Recorded during a training session @LimerickIT —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Icy Crosswind Landing #flying
Feb 6, 2018 • 11 min
Remembering that night in 1985 Frankfurt, crabbing down an icy runway. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
First use of Panopto
Jan 24, 2018 • 12 min
Panopto Full Screen Webcam http://bit.ly/bfg910full • Education? • Education’s biggest change is its active dimension • Happy with my first day on Panopto —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Fake News Kills
Jan 24, 2018 • 4 min
Don Lemon on threatening comments spouted by influencers —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Books we read
Jan 22, 2018 • 50 min
πŸ•‘ if you want to share your books • πŸ•“ what book is in your kitchen? • My books: Larousse Gastronomique • Opening the book : Larousse Gastronomique • πŸ• red bindings on sitting room books • “The Heart Aroused” - in toy room • Reading David Whyte “The Heart…
Deep Reads with Audiophiles
Jan 21, 2018 • 50 min
πŸ•’ immersing in books https://instagram.com/p/BeKwmYihkS2/ • πŸ“š HOW TO READ A BOOK πŸ“š Mortimer J. Adler & Charles Van Doren πŸ“– • πŸ•‘ thanks, Bobby! • ( #2 ) πŸ“š HOW TO READ A BOOK πŸ“š Mortimer J. Adler & Charles Van Doren πŸ“– • πŸ•‘ inspired by @bobbykountz @omaniblog…
Reflections & Deep Work
Jan 16, 2018 • 12 min
Thoughts about carving out time and space to go deep with reading, thinking, and work. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Changing iPhone’s Battery
Jan 16, 2018 • 8 min
It cost more than $25, took longer than one week, and still isn’t repaired. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Eteamology
Jan 16, 2018 • 4 min
Learning to pronounce tea, all the way across the Silk Road. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Improving Endurance
Jan 15, 2018 • 13 min
Thoughts on hysterical strength, the final sprint, and mind over body. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Rejecting immersive learning
Jan 14, 2018 • 14 min
I teach some students who don’t appreciate the need to think and write deeply. So they don’t spend the time and effort to reflect. And consequently, they are unable to iterate sophisticated work. Paul O’Mahony and I share our experiences with this…
The Value of Deep Reading
Jan 13, 2018 • 20 min
Reflecting on the challenge involved with enticing college students to read cover to cover. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Essential mobile audio kit
Jan 6, 2018 • 21 min
Sharing what we use with Ireland’s Youth Media Team. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
We Survived STORM Eleanor
Jan 5, 2018 • 12 min
Recounting damage wrought by raging winds. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Holiday Voices of Anchor
Jan 3, 2018 • 20 min
Scraped from the Anchor Dial between 31 December 2017 and 2 January 2018. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Do People Stay On Anchor
Jan 2, 2018 • 12 min
Looking back at how many people have stayed on Anchor since the start of its second version. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Inside the Arctic Circle
Jan 2, 2018 • 4 min
Recounting my two nights inside the Arctic Circle while Maria Humphreys shares her experiences. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Old mics with smartphones
Dec 31, 2017 • 24 min
Talking about Røde Smart Lav + and the Røde SC6 while using them to record with an Android phone. And we also used the t.bone cadrdoid mic connected to a Zoom H6 that lines sound into a standard mobile phone. These are clever ways to give outdated phones…
Using apps and MAGIX for voice
Dec 30, 2017 • 13 min
Experimenting with Voice Changer on android and with MAGIX software on Windows 10 while making voices talk backwards. #edtech —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Xmas Holiday Voices
Dec 27, 2017 • 24 min
Voices of Anchor heard during Christmas 2017 in my earbuds. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Christmas & Dylan (6)
Dec 21, 2017 • 15 min
A collection of Christmas 2017 with clips from Dylan, Georgie, Paul, and Candice Marie. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Using Anchor to Learn to Cast
Dec 18, 2017 • 12 min
Once you figure out audio workflow, you will be empowered to spread your audio wings. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Accents In Voices Of Anchor
Dec 12, 2017 • 13 min
Includes “Coffee” by Sylvan Esso and accents of Anchor people explained by Cherise Taylor. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Eight points of reflection
Dec 8, 2017 • 41 min
Thinking about logos, colours, workflow, writing for the web, being stressed, artifacts, pride, and sacrifice. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Experiments with iRig Pro Duo
Dec 4, 2017 • 6 min
After getting a request from techie Andrew Browne I decided to experiment with the iRig Pro Duo. It lets me record into handsets while using standard XLR microphones. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Microcasting in Ireland
Dec 1, 2017 • 15 min
Explaining the concept of microcasting with creative media students demonstrating some of our mobile journalism tools. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Intro to Microcasting In Ireland
Nov 30, 2017 • 3 min
…πŸ•‘ microcasting in Ireland —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
T’giving Leaderboard Voices
Nov 27, 2017 • 12 min
Listening to an assortment of voices across the Anchorverse. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
33 minutes #voicesofanchor
Nov 20, 2017 • 33 min
A compilation of the voices of Anchor heard by Bernie Goldbach. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Including music on Anchor
Nov 17, 2017 • 13 min
Talking about paying to use music you have bought and inserted to syndicated audio. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Combining voices and words
Nov 16, 2017 • 16 min
Discussing how to bring together creative spoken and written content. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Bloggable Anchor Clips
Nov 15, 2017 • 26 min
Discussing ways to attract more people to hearing by reading. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Malware, Boxes, and Music
Nov 15, 2017 • 6 min
Sharing thoughts and music on Anchor —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Content Voices of Anchor
Nov 13, 2017 • 4 min
A mashup of voices using Anchor Radio. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
My Portable Audio Tools
Nov 11, 2017 • 9 min
….πŸ•“ my portable work tools #edtech • Hello Bernie #opencoffee • …..πŸ•“@raycast SmartLav+ mug + opencoffee —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Migrating 322 episodes
Nov 3, 2017 • 15 min
Walking through our Youth Media Team’s use of Airtable, Audioboom and Spreaker. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Halloween with 6yo
Nov 1, 2017 • 8 min
Capturing the energy of Halloween 2017 in Ireland. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
62 Voices of Anchor
Oct 30, 2017 • 20 min
A collection of voices using Anchor.fm to share and sing and chat. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Watching Belinda Show
Oct 27, 2017 • 8 min
There is an art to showing people things instead of telling people about them. Belinda Corani knows the art of pleasant presentation. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Webstats And Anchor #measureit
Oct 26, 2017 • 20 min
„,πŸ•asking peeps to tap and scroll http://www.insideview.ie #measureit • Ad was present on dancing site 😜 • ..πŸ•‘ Thanks, Abe! • I see the ads… Libratone Speakers… • ..πŸ•‘ Bobby helping #measur… —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Adventure with Broken Finger
Oct 25, 2017 • 10 min
…πŸ˜– Dylan broke his finger • …πŸ•’ Dylan (6) getting ready for surgery • I’ve had my share of operations • .πŸ• Dylan going to hospital • Dylan. Could he be any cuter? • I could get to see you H q… —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Planning a move to Spreaker
Oct 22, 2017 • 27 min
It will be a group audio blog and part of it will be powered by Anchor.fm. This podcast explores some of the first thoughts about why and how we migrate to the Spreaker Content Management System. —- Send in a voice message:…
When Pressure is Bullying
Oct 22, 2017 • 12 min
I teach some university students who believe the pressure to speak on their phones is tantamount to bullying. I reviewed this idea with interested commentators on Anchor.fm. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
20 Voices #shoutout
Oct 21, 2017 • 11 min
Shouting out to 20 visitors on 21 October 2017 while calling out 12 regulars who didn’t stop by the last two days. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Learning #parenting
Oct 21, 2017 • 5 min
Talking about homework strategies and damage from weather. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Surviving Storm Ophelia
Oct 17, 2017 • 14 min
On the 16th of October, ex-Hurricane Ophelia descended on our home, destroying a trampoline and part of a garden shed outside our place in County Tipperary. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
On Creating and Sharing
Oct 16, 2017 • 23 min
Listening to comments of smart producers has recommended a flow of activity I could follow for greater efficiency and better results with social audio. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
October 2017 Shoutouts
Oct 14, 2017 • 9 min
….πŸ•  #shoutoutsaturday • Shoutout to [email protected] • Shoutout to Tales From The Truck • Shoutout to Georgie Dee • Shoutout to Andrew Browne • …πŸ•’ unpacking #shoutoutsaturday • Shoutout … —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Insights about Podcasting
Oct 8, 2017 • 17 min
Deep thoughts about the why and how of podcasting with a peek inside the metrics of the Youth Media Team on Audioboom and Spreaker. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Exploring Kilkenny #travel
Oct 1, 2017 • 3 min
Short clips while in Ireland’s best preserved medieval city. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
You Gotta Pay For Free Stuff
Sep 2, 2017 • 13 min
.πŸ• planning to export audio next week #tech • Looks like you & I have the same job to do ? • Gobsmacked at the number of listens • .πŸ•‘Solomon Burke 52k plays only http://bit.ly/52kplays • 36 month… —- Send in a voice message:…
Watching Audioboom Shrivel
Aug 31, 2017 • 3 min
Planning to pay to safeguard my social audio accounts. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Saturday #VoicesofAnchor
Aug 28, 2017 • 10 min
Scraped and mashed up on August 27, 2017. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Friday #VoicesOfAnchor
Aug 26, 2017 • 5 min
Mashing up 16 voices on Anchor from Friday, August 26, 2017. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Wartime #flying Tracks
Aug 26, 2017 • 10 min
Inspired by The Black Sheep, the roar of the Corsair and 40s music from @georgiedee —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Voices Seeking Saha
Aug 24, 2017 • 9 min
I listened to 17 voices from Anchor.fm and several were looking all over for Saha. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Anchor Voices in my Earbuds
Aug 24, 2017 • 12 min
Here is what Anchor.fm sounds like in my earbuds when I download via Opera Mini and listen offline. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Shoutouts and Anchor’s Pulse
Aug 23, 2017 • 3 min
[1:02] current Anchor pulse: 9 • Shoutout to Reckless Radio 鲁莽 • Shoutout to Tales From The Truck • Shoutout to Andrew Browne • Shoutout to James Ferschweiler • Shoutout to Fu-ran πŸ€ • Shoutout to … —- Send in a voice message:…
Youth Media Workshop #edtech
Aug 22, 2017 • 20 min
Planning #ymtfmworkshop • Four #ymtfmworkshop tastings #edtech • [4:46] recapping #ymtfmworkshop • #ymtfmworkshop uses ATR2100usb • [4:46] #ymtfmworkshop accomplishments • Tilted in The Theatre at … —- Send in a voice message:…
#whileyouweregone 170819
Aug 19, 2017 • 10 min
Voices liberated while listening to Anchor.fm —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Edtech Ideas
Aug 8, 2017 • 8 min
YouTube Kids and automatic transcripts —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Anchor Analytics and Use
Aug 7, 2017 • 9 min
[4:55] how I leapfrogged over Tales from the Truck #analytics • Anchor Addiction βš“ • [4:10] @georgiedee but Anchor does impinge —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Family Tragedy
Aug 7, 2017 • 2 min
So sorry to hear of your tragic loss • [1:35] @James appreciate the kind thoughts —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Compelling Content #edtech
Aug 1, 2017 • 16 min
#edtech Manfrotto Tripod Recommendation • [2:22] Dylan (6) and Manfrotto Smart Clamp #edtech • Fm πŸ“» warmness • [1:27] @reckless valve processor • valve processing is my thing • Share your #edtech … —- Send in a voice message:…
With Drone & WhizzkidsIT
Jul 25, 2017 • 6 min
[4:05] #edtech gold with Dylan (6) and the #drone • [2:00] #edtech WhizzkidsIT summer camp —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
A Day In My Life
Jul 21, 2017 • 18 min
[2:37] Replogle Globe Report • Homework Deets Please A+ • [3:55] pod wish for @G:D • Tick. Can I have a Gold ⭐️ • [2:00] @G:D now do the web thing • [4:40] iPhone Pro and me • Shoutout to AnnaMarie… —- Send in a voice message:…
ShoutoutSaturday
Jul 16, 2017 • 5 min
Shoutout to Sage Logan NYC • Shoutout to Poker Man ♠️❀️♣️ • Shoutout to ThatSpicyMix • Shoutout to Alida McDaniel • Shoutout to UNIQUELY COMMON • Shoutout to f* your couch • Shoutout to Georgie Dee… —- Send in a voice message:…
Day Tripping #travel
Jul 13, 2017 • 18 min
[2:40] minding the gaps. #travel • [1:24] platform dynamic • [2:06] thoughts from a lay-by #travel • [1:11] Baker Place #travel • [2:30] free #travel in Ireland for kids • after O’Mahony’s book sho… —- Send in a voice message:…
Planning healthier choices
Jul 13, 2017 • 10 min
[2:38] in my fridge • Black beans with quinoa: πŸ˜‹ • [0:44] remembering the garden plot • Are you trying to be healthier? • [4:55] @belinda healthy eating to live 80 • In my fridge • Foodies recipes… —- Send in a voice message:…
Loving Quinoa
Jul 11, 2017 • 5 min
Morning Quinoa • [0:50] @belinda love my hand-made Quinoa • Grains to love • Quinoa for the win • [2:42] @LuLu Quinoa ideas appreciated —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/topgold/message
Learned From Seats #travel
Jul 9, 2017 • 14 min
Seat 11A #travel on the NATs • [4:56] Amtrak Quiet Carriage and Duffy’s Cut • [3:07] seated around the diner counter • here’s @GregBD about the human cost of infrastructure • Human cost of our ance… —- Send in a voice message:…
With One Day Remaining #travel
Jul 1, 2017 • 20 min
[3:54] seeing so much US TV this weekend • [4:34] alone in my courtyard • [4:44] barns, food and birds • [4:55] talking with cousins after 45 years away • [2:22] appreciating the @askavie connection —- Send in a voice message:…
About Sustaining Creative Flow
Jun 29, 2017 • 4 min
striving for 10K level • Such a broad base of information knowledge you are • [1:03] easily influenced • energy in must be greater than energy out • [0:27] recommendeding @barbaraKB • the freemium submeme • Trying episodes to learn about convos and…