The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #648: April 23, 2012

Content summary: Pinterest update cont’d: Pinterest is now losing users says Business Insider; Neville speaking at PRII annual conference in Dublin on April 26, Bernie Goldbach there too, FIR Tweetup Dublin on April 25; FIR Book Reviews of “Reality is Broken” and “#FAIL: The 50 Greatest Social Media Screwups” coming soon, FIR Interview with Causes.com coming soon; News That Fits: How can members of the European Parliament be credible “middle men” to citizens and not be cut out of the system because of the internet?; Dan York reports on ICANN TLDs, WordPress, and more; Ragan promo; 60 percent of Wikipedia articles for companies and clients of respondents to survey who were familiar with them had factual errors; listener comments discussion; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on China’s Bo Xilai scandal, and more; TemboSocial promo; to blog, Tumblr, Facebook or…; music from Keller Williams; and more..

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for April 23, 2012: A 75-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.


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So, until Monday April 30…

(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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