Sillicon Valley Reporter is carrying a story that Robert Scoble is leaving Microsoft for Podtech.net – the podcasting network.
Andy Plesser from Plesser Holland and the videoblog Beet.tv just called and told me Robert Scoble is leaving Microsoft and will join Podtech.net, the podcasting network. He will be moving from Seattle to Silicon Valley.
There’s no confirmation on this from Scoble yet.
Update: 11:20pm CST. This appears to be the real deal. Even Chris Pirillo says it’s real. Looks like Scoble is joining Podtech.net as a Videoblogger. We’re pinging some sources. Much discussion about this over at Techmeme.
Update: 12:49am CST. Michael Arrington at TechCrunch posts that Scoble will be posting shortly with the official word.
Update: Podtech makes it official:
PodTech will be putting out a formal press release on Monday morning. In the meantime if your in SF Sunday stop by vloggercon for the in person update with Robert Scoble and John Furrier.
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