The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #473: August 10, 2009

Content summary: FIR BrightIdea interview published; upcoming FIR Interview with Susan Getgood and Liz Gumbinner of Blog with Integrity; follow-up: latest developments in the SpinVox kerfuffle; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits: the 2009 Digital Readiness Report released, British military encouraged to use Twitter as Ministry of Defence seeks opinion on new ‘engagement guidelines’, video more popular than Facebook or Twitter, imaginative uses of Twitter at the Edinburgh Fringe and in school lunch menus in Somerset and by the Royal Opera House; listeners’ comments discussion; news about next Thursday’s show; music from Israel Darling; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for August 10, 2009: A 63-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.


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So, until Thursday August 13…

(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.

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