The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #489: October 5, 2009

Content summary: Steve Rubel interview coming this week; FIR 500 on November 12; Shel’s on the way to Phoenix; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on the APEC conference; the Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop; News That Fits: Twittertypes, 70% of mainstream media plan to charge for online content says AOP survey, social media news release and SEO, live sports event to be broadcast only via the internet not TV; listener comments and FIR Friendfeed Room round-up; news about next Thursday’s show; music from Adrina Thorpe; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for October 5, 2009: A 58-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.


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So, until Thursday October 8…

(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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