Content summary: Upcoming FIR Book Reviews and FIR Interviews podcasts; Dan York reports on blog security, Twubble and finding Twitter followers; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Reuters Thomson publishes code of business practice and ethics: how good is it for employer and employee?; in emergencies, people turn to Facebook; Twitter talk; listeners’ comments discussion; music from Freightrain Jones; and more.
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Show notes for May 1, 2008
Welcome to For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, a 58-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.
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So, until Monday May 5.
(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)