Intro: No Asia report from Michael Netzley this week; new FIR Speakers & Speeches podcasts from Dave Coplin, Antony Mayfield, Andrew Grill at #smwb2b; new FIR Interview podcast with Phil Hollows of Feedblitz;
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for October 1, 2012: An 82-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.
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(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)
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