Quick News: Google Helpouts: what’s in it for businesses?, Facebook ditches the ‘Like’ button, Google tests technology that follows mobile users to see if they visit the stores they search for; Ragan promo;
News That Fits: Communication and the Twitter IPO; Dan York’s Tech Report on ION Toronto 2013, 9 new top-level domains, and more; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments in audio and from the FIR Podcast Community on Google+; Michael Netzley’s Asia Report: clash of values leads to infidelity site Ashley Madison being blocked in Singapore, and more; Cision study shows 96% of UK journalists use social media every day;
A shoutout to Effective Edge Communications; music by Manic Street Preachers; and more.
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for November 11, 2013: A 68-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England.
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So, until Monday November 18…
(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)