The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #572: November 8, 2010

FIR5years-sm14Content summary: FIR Interview with Tom Webster coming; Neville finally met Scott Monty in London; Technorati’s 2010 State of the Blogosphere report is out; latest IABC Cafe2Go podcast features interview with Melissa Dark, 2011 Gold Quill Awards Chair; listener comments and discussion; News That Fits: MIT finds astroturfing prevalent on Twitter, Qantas Airbus Rolls-Royce Engines and social media, the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop, Dan York reports on topical technology, is having a social media policy enough to avoid legal problems?, Gartner to CEOs: seize the iPad opportunity now, Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on the Amazon Kindle in China and more; Neville will be at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in France this week; music from Rob Skane; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for November 8, 2010: A 68-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.

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So, until Monday November 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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