Content summary: Neville’s in Manchester while Shel’s in Montreal; companies don’t seem to care that nearly 20% of the U.S. population is disabled when it comes to making their sites accessible; Dan York’s report; Media Monitoring Minute; News That Fits: an AT&T executive issues a memorandum calling on employees to astroturf the Federal Communications Commission, Coca-Cola sends three bloggers on a world tour, the first PR spam appears on Google Wave, Procter & Gamble wants to pay bloggers to tweet, blog, and network about Charmin toilet paper, a study suggests that email is more popular than Facebook with Gen-Y; FIR FriendFeed Room roundup; music from The Aces; and more.
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for October 15, 2009: A 64-minute podcast recorded live from beautiful Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
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(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)