--- In email@example.com
, "rcade" <cadenhead@...> wrote:
> I'd like to propose that the RSS Advisory Board affirm our strong
> belief that the terms podcast and podcasting refer generically to
> enclosure-delivered audio and video broadcasts and should not be
> claimed as exclusive trademarks by any entity.
> Additionally, the board will gather and publish evidence of generic
> use of these terms for the use of trademark examiners and anyone else
> researching their use.
As the proponent, I'm withdrawing this proposal before the vote
begins. I'd like to see whether alternate terms such as netcasting and
feedcasting gain any traction.