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PBS podcasts

Posted by emac3326 on September 7, 2006

Aimee has found a site she likes that includes both podcasts and How To articles. It’s PBS and it’s worth checking out for reference material.

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Aimee Rocks.

Posted by emac3326 on August 30, 2006

Aimee Watkins

Aimee explored some podcasts and found one that is a true podcast, and one of my early favorites: The Rock ‘n Roll Geek Show.  Aimee’s comments:

I searched quite a few podcasts and finally found one I liked. I am not much for talk radio but I found one that is talk and music! It is called Rock and Roll Geek Indiecast 48. It is a show dedicated to new bands and playing their music. I like that the talk portion of the show is dedicated to describing the bands. The music is new but with an old world style. Gotta love Rock N Roll!!

Here is the link: http://www.podshow.com/showguide/?key_id=200&feed_type=pdn

Like Pitchfork among blogs for new bands, shows like the Rock ‘n Roll Geek are great for introducing us to new bands — which places us further away from the recording industry and the dreaded RIAA. Michael Butler, the geek, was one of the first to podcast indie music and is one of the most successful. I highly recommend it if you like music. The guy’s smart, too.

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Aimee Watkins’s Blog.

Posted by emac3326 on August 30, 2006

Aimee posted her blog here at WordPress.She plans to use it to record her journey becoming a graphic artist. This can be interesting, in a lot of ways. There is a great deal of interest by graphic designers in blogging and all of new media, actually. So how will Aimee use these new tools to start and further her career as a graphic designer? What does she think about becoming a graphic designer today and all the competition? Just a few thoughts.

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Friend’s Blog and Zack Braff

Posted by emac3326 on August 23, 2006

Aimee Watkins

Two blogs:

Best friend’s blog.

Actor/writer/director Zach Braff.

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Personal Synopsis: Watkins

Posted by emac3326 on August 23, 2006

Aimee Watkins

Who am I?

My name is Aimee Watkins and for the time being I am working full time as well as going to school full time.

What are you personal goals? Studies? Interests?

My personal goals are to be better at knowing, looking and creating on the internet. I am studying and will obtain my degree in Graphic Arts. My interests are design, music, and communication.

What’s your experience with New Media?

I watch videos and podcasts. I haven’t ever created one though. I’ve created a blog on livejournal.com but closed it. I maintain a blog on myspace.com now.

How technically savvy are you?

I’m so so! I can navigate and figure it out if given a moment.

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