The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #525: February 11, 2010

Content summary: Social media for the Bonnaroo Music Festival; special FIR discount for New Communications Forum 2010; FIR Interview with Marc Wright coming; Dan York in Berlin, Germany, reports on Google Buzz, and more; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits: people leaving social networks to reclaim time and privacy, liveblog, ad agencies in Belgium go on anti-pitch strike, motivations; Eric Schwartzman in Los Angeles on Super Bowl 2010 and cooking chili; FIR Friendfeed Room round-up; music by Skeptic Eleptic; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for February 11, 2010: A 65-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England.


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So, until Monday February 15…

(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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