Content summary: Come to the New Communications Forum next month; Dan York clarifies identity versus authentication with OpenID; Skype 3.1 beta, SkypeFind and Skype Pro upgrade; CIPR publishes social media guidelines; getting teams to use wikis; Google launches hosted business applications in direct competition with Microsoft; Lee Hopkins reports; discussion: blogging is a complete waste of time, says Dee Rambeau – would you agree?; listeners’ comments discussion; news about next Monday’s show; the music; and more.
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Show notes for February 22, 2007
Welcome to For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, a 58:32-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.
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So, until Monday February 26…
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