The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #477: August 24, 2009

Content summary: FIR Live #16 posted; Would you attend an FIR conference? Take the poll; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore with mobile stats from across SE Asia; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits: E-book on social media and recruitment law, Reverb PR hires interns to post fake reviews for at least one client, Pew survey says web video more prominent than social networking, Kodak’s ‘name the camera’ contest via Twitter, Facebook jumps the walled garden to Twitter, Cooliris could breathe life into the banner ad; listener comments discussion; music from Roadside Attraction; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for August 24, 2009: A xx-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.


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So, until Thursday August 27…

(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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