The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #664: August 13, 2012

Content summary: FIR Interview with Cisco’s John Earnhardt posted; Quick News Clips: your FIR co-hosts inspire a PRSA press release about ethics in public relations; try The Crisis Show, a G+ Hangout podcasty thing; HuffPostLive video launches; Connectify Dispatch on Kickstarter; Google Buys Frommers; Ragan promo; News That Fits: online influence scoring is about the context not a single metric says Kred’s Andrew Grill; Dan York reports on App.Net funding and the new version of WordPress’ mobile app for iOS; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; Australian Facebook commenting ruling: the example of Smirnoff and the wider implications for advertisers (and Facebook); listener comments including a report from Suresh Babu in India; TemboSocial promo; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on mobile information services get critical weather updates to India’s rural farmers, and more; music from Plastic Sky; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for August 13, 2012: A 77-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.

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So, until Monday August 20…

(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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