The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #688: January 28, 2013

FIRIntro: Welcome new listeners via the CIPR and MyNewsDesk, FIR Interview with PRCA’s Francis Ingham published, upcoming FIR Interview with Allan Schoenberg of CME Group, today is Data Privacy/Protection Day;

Quick News: Many ways brands can use Vine and a caveat, social media branding is key for company reputation, the Pope urges Catholics to flock to Twitter, Pew says libraries and print still have a place in an ebook world; Ragan promo;

News That Fits: Discussion on the 2013 Edelman Trust Barometer; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on the latest internet statistics from China from WeAreSocial’s research; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments; Boeing keeps key buyer informed during Dreamliner crisis; Dan York  reports on Data Privacy Day, and more; if you don’t participate in online social networks, will you become disenfranchised?;

Music from Steph Barrak; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report for January 28, 2013: A 79-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.

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So, until Monday February 4…

(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.