My Digital Life With Rob Greenlee



Early podcaster Rob Greenlee hosts this weekly program about his personal journey through a transforming and evolving digital life. He will explore technology, environment, urban farming, electric cars and most of all podcasting. Please send him your thoughts on the topics covered in this program to rob at or twitter @robgreenlee. Rob is also the co-host of The New Media Show LIVE every Saturday morning at 9am PST at


  • Premiere: Power of Audio - Rob Greenlee with Josh Cary - Ep 1

    03/10/2022 Duração: 37min

    In this first episode of Spoken Life with Rob Greenlee you will learn about the power of audio and podcasting as radio host and podcaster Josh Cary ( interviews me from WOR-AM Radio Studio in NYC  I am Rob Greenlee, long-time podcast host… that has been in the podcasting space since 2004 - This show exists for both of us to explore and experience the layers around how technology and native human communications are taking digital spoken word back to the fundamentals of human story. This digital instant global connection and communications has never existed before and is causing unprecedented social and economic changes that have never been possible in the past. We are all facing challenges like never before NOW and I want this show to be a foundation to you understanding and using your voice to navigate opportunities in your life.  You can expect me to be controversial at times and have guests on the show as spoken word and the life it can create is powerful ….

  • 2005 to 2013: Radio and Podcasting

    17/07/2013 Duração: 56min

    Tuesday, July 16th, 2013.  This episode topic is about “The Future of Radio and Podcasting from 2005 to 2013 with Radio Expert/Consultant Mark Ramsey. In this episode we cover these more specific questions: How Podcasts and Radio Content will blend together in the Car? Possible changes coming to broadcast radio? Does radio needs some of the current podcasts talent to succeed now and in the future? I interviewed Mark Ramsey back in 2005 for my ITConversations Network “WebTalk with Rob Greenlee” show.  Back then, we both talked about the potential of podcasting in the face of shrinking radio audiences and how major celebrities will lead to audience growth in podcasting in the early days of podcasting.  Here is a link to that full interview from 2005.  I replay a key 9 minutes from that interview in the current episode here. Fast forward 8 years, to 2013 and how have things changed and did we get it right back in 2005?  What are the predictions for radio and podcasting going forward from 2013? Links: F

  • 2013: YouTubeization of Video Podcasting

    27/06/2013 Duração: 19min

    Tuesday, June 25th, 2013. This episode topic is about “The YouTubeization of Video Podcasting” and the birth of an animal pet video podcasting star “Lil Bub” the cat that has achieved 212,000 YouTube views within only 4 days release of the Premiere episode of “Lil Bub’s Big Show”.  I am seeing many new video podcasts coming from Revision 3 that are redistributing successful YouTube shows as podcasts. I also visit my backyard greenhouse to get an Aquaponics farming update.  My custom built system is up and operational now with flowing water and leafy plants already growing.  Hear my visit to the greenhouse to get the dramatic water flow play by play. Links: My Backyard Aquaponics System Tour – Watch Video Lil Bub – Always On – Episode length: 20 min MP3  Recorded: 6-25-2013 Please feel free to give me feedback on this show to: rob at robgreenlee dotcom or twitter @robgreenlee .  Leave some of your thoughts here in the comments and I will r

  • 2013: Part 2 Growing Globalization of Podcasts and Electric Cars

    19/06/2013 Duração: 01h35min

    Tuesday, June 18th, 2013. This episode is part 2 of a series on the growing globalization of Podcasts and what that means for podcasting’s future. This week, I have an extensive interview with Nicole Simon, Author, Social Media and Podcast Consultant at from Berlin, Germany.  She can also be found on Twitter here @nicolesimon . I also present an update on my 2 year ownership experience of an 100% Electric 2011 Nissan Leaf.  CNET TV Top 5 Electric Cars is also discussed in this episode — read more from CNET here . Links: Paladin Please feel free to give me feedback on this show to: rob at robgreenlee dotcom or twitter @robgreenlee . Leave some of your thoughts here in the comments and I will respond to them in next week episode.

  • 2013: Growing Globalization of Podcasts

    12/06/2013 Duração: 39min

    Tuesday, June 11th, 2013. This episode is focused on the growing globalization of podcasts and what that means for podcasting’s future.   As you can see, I stay focused on my passion and that is the medium of “Podcasting” for another week. Interview guest is Karin Hoegh, Podcast Consultant at from Copenhagen, Denmark. The below ranking chart gives a glimpse into the future of podcasts and maybe all on-demand media consumption over the next 5-10 years. Here is a Top 10 Ranked List of the Most Spoken Languages around the World: Mandarin – 1 Billion + (Chinese) English – 508 Million +  (New Zealand, U.S., Australia, England, Zimbabwe, Caribbean, Hong Kong, South Africa, Canada and more) Hindustani – 500 Million + (India) Spanish – 400 Million + (Spain, Mexico, Cuba and most South and Central American countries) Russian – 300 Million (Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, US to name a few) Arabic – 250 Million + (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Iraq, Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, and Egypt) Bengali – 215 Million

  • 2013: Top 13 Things that “Really” Build a Podcast Audience

    02/06/2013 Duração: 30min

    Sunday, June 2nd 2013. This episode is even closer to the vision that I have for this show, but have more improvements to come.  You will notice that I improved the audio production and am now using my Sure SM7B microphone and Mackie 802-VLZ3 mixer.  This change from episode one is dramatic. My goal here is not do a monologue show, but to have some guests sprinkled in to add some varied opinions and to get listeners more involved in the show. The topic this week stays focused on my passion and that is the medium of “Podcasting”. The Topics This Week: 1) Top 13 Things that “Really” Build a Podcast Audience 2) EFF Legal Defense fundraising $50K+ to Fight a “Podcast Patent Troll” Here are links to things mentioned in the show: The EFF Save Podcasting effort is here, the link to submit and see submitted prior art is here Thank you to Michael Wolf and JD Sutter for contributing with comments that you will hear in this episode.  Here is a link to the article written by JD Sutter. Here is a link to the

  • 2013: Is Podcasting the Same as Radio?

    26/05/2013 Duração: 15min

    This episode is much more focused and becoming more like the vision that I have for the show. The topic this week gets back to my passion and that is the medium of “Podcasting”.  This show will target one specific topic each week.  These topics will generally be about new media and podcasting, as it seems those topics are on my mind more then others.   I will write an article then do an audio episode about it to go into more detail on the topic. In this episode, I discuss the long-running issue of “Is Podcasting the Same as Radio?”.  I also wrote an blog post on this topic here about a week ago. Give it a read and then listen to the audio episode. Thank you Adrian Bacon and Daniel J. Lewis for contributing with comments that you will hear in this episode. Please feel free to give me feedback on this show to: rob at robgreenlee dotcom or twitter @robgreenlee .  Leave some of your thoughts here in the comments and I will respond to them in next week episode.

  • 2013: Not So Digital Backyard Aquaponics Project

    20/05/2013 Duração: 08min

    This introduction episode is about my backyard Aquaponics project that I have been working on for almost a year now. This episode just spends a few minutes explaining the project and its challenges. Aquaponics is very much like Hyroponics, except for the fact that it uses fish as a source of food to grow your produce in water. See the image below of the current system under construction. Please feel free to give me feedback on this show to rob dot greenlee at and robgreenlee dotcom or twitter @robgreenlee . This is my first personal podcast since I stopped recording the Zune Insider podcast and the nationally syndicated WebTalk World Radio Show back in 2006.