The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #748: March 24, 2014

FIRIntro: Neville on Skype via a 4G connection from Three UK; welcome to our new sponsor, Igloo Software; FIR interviews coming soon: with Ekaterina Walter and Jessica Gioglio on their new book “The Power of Visual Storytelling”, and with Jay Lauf, Publisher of Quartz magazine;

Quick News: The rise of native advertising is fueling an increase in full-length mobile videos, Donna Papacosta and Steve Lubetkin collaborating on a new book about the business of podcasting, yes we’re talking about augmented reality again, 20 different ways of using the Twitter favourite button; Ragan promo;

News That Fits: How real-time content can be used to make the most of new devices; Michael Netzley’s Asia Report: daunting contextual challenges complicate messaging around missing Malaysian jet; angst over the future of PR; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; listener comments from the FIR Podcast Community on Google+; is there a future for ‘social selling’ after Oracle fires Jill Rowley?; Dan York’s Tech Report: on the way to Singapore and an ICANN meeting, and more; Igloo Software promo; 4 new shows last week on the FIR Podcast Network; social media becomes a more powerful tool for B2B;

Outro: Neville’s speaking at the Norwegian Communications Association annual conference #komdagen in Oslo on March 27; and he’s not here live next week so Shel will be joined by guest co-host Olivier Blanchard; music from Kyle Hollingsworth Band; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson and Holtz Report for March 24, 2014: A 94-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.

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So, until Monday March 31…

(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.

  1. Sofia Rhodes

    Am really lucky enough in finding this article.Am eagerly waiting for the interview of Ekaterina Walter and Jessica Gioglio to hear what they say on their new book.

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