Content summary: FIR Live #17 recording published, FIR Interview with Scott & White is up, another FIR Interview coming tomorrow; we’re at NewComm Forum 2010 in April; Neville’s in Dublin, Ireland, later this week at the PRII and hosting a social conversation; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits: are Facebook and Twitter viable news sources?, Melanie Schregardus vs the Mail on Sunday Ireland illustrates when being open on your blog collides with tabloid journalism, study finds sponsored forum posts increase response by over 100%; Mark Story reports from the heart of the US federal government in Washington, DC; listener comments discussion; music from Jack Casady with Paul Barrere; and more.
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for January 25, 2010: A 66-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.
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So, until Thursday January 28…
(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)