Quick News: McDonald’s hires former MythBusters host to address food issues, BBC launches WhatsApp service in West Africa to help people be better informed about Ebola, marketers flee from YouTube in favour of videos on Facebook, internet trolls in the UK face up to two years in jail under new laws; Ragan promo;
News That Fits: Introducing ‘digital naturals,’ replacing ‘digital natives’ and ‘digital immigrants’ – will it fare well?; Dan York’s Tech Report; a brief conversation about executives and intranets with IntraTeam’s Kurt Kragh Sorenson; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments from the FIR Podcast Community on Google+; from “The Internet of Caring Things:” The doctor will see you now – via Google; Michael Netzley’s Asia Report; Igloo Software promo; last week on the FIR Podcast Network; travel industry gets what others must figure out: employees are your best spokespeople;
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson and Holtz Report for October 20, 2014: A 70-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Copenhagen, Denmark.
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(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)