Intro: Neville on Skype via a 4G connection from Three UK; welcome to our new sponsor, Igloo Software; FIR interviews coming soon: with Ekaterina Walter and Jessica Gioglio on their new book “The Power of Visual Storytelling”, and with Jay Lauf, Publisher of Quartz magazine;
Quick News: The rise of native advertising is fueling an increase in full-length mobile videos, Donna Papacosta and Steve Lubetkin collaborating on a new book about the business of podcasting, yes we’re talking about augmented reality again, 20 different ways of using the Twitter favourite button; Ragan promo;
News That Fits: How real-time content can be used to make the most of new devices; Michael Netzley’s Asia Report: daunting contextual challenges complicate messaging around missing Malaysian jet; angst over the future of PR; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments from the FIR Podcast Community on Google+; is there a future for ‘social selling’ after Oracle fires Jill Rowley?; Dan York’s Tech Report: on the way to Singapore and an ICANN meeting, and more; Igloo Software promo; 4 new shows last week on the FIR Podcast Network; social media becomes a more powerful tool for B2B;
Outro: Neville’s speaking at the Norwegian Communications Association annual conference #komdagen in Oslo on March 27; and he’s not here live next week so Shel will be joined by guest co-host Olivier Blanchard; music from Kyle Hollingsworth Band; and more.
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson and Holtz Report for March 24, 2014: A 94-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.
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So, until Monday March 31…
(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)