The Hobson & Holtz Report – Podcast #357: June 26, 2008

Content summary: Neville’s at Edelman New Media Academic Summit; Shel wraps up IABC’s international conference in New York; Neville talks about the summit in Chicago and the home baseball team, the Chicago Cubs; CustomScoop’s Media Monitoring Minute; Dan York’s report; News That Fits includes a look at Facebook and Visa teaming up to create the Small Business Network, Facebook’s bans of the Top Friends app, MySpace’s launch of the API that allows outside sides to pull data, MySpace’s partnership with NBC and MSNBC to host a contest to give away journalistic credentials to the two major political conventions in the US, surveys on social media in business and bloggers in Asia-Pacific, journalists’ move to PR and Neville on his visit to the Financial Times; listener comments; music from 50 Foot Wave; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for June 26, 2008: A 62-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and almost live from Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)

Neville Hobson

Social Strategist, Communicator, Writer, and Podcaster with a curiosity for tech and how people use it. Believer in an Internet for everyone. Early adopter (and leaver) and experimenter with social media. Occasional test pilot of shiny new objects. Avid tea drinker.