I was doing some research for an interview today and I came across this article from 1/1/98 – “Will the Audible Player Sell?” For those you who don’t know their portable media player history, Audible had theirs a long time before Apple had theirs. A long time …
Yes, back then, the idea of a portable audio player was a strange business concept.
Now look at what we think of them today.
Promise yourselves that you’ll remember this article whenever you read something that asks is this whole Podcast thing really is a viable business model.