FIR 189: The first thing we do, let’s ease timekeeping for all the lawyers

The November episode of “The Hobson and Holtz Report” features Neville and Shel discussing these topics:

  • MeWe and WT:Social are among the latest crop of social networks offering serious privacy in an attempt to dethrone Facebook
  • A new tool lets brands remove negative comments from paid social media posts
  • QR codes have made a comeback
  • AI writer completes writing what you started
  • Telcos hope RCS will inspire you to give up WhatsApp, Messenger, and other third-party tools
  • Ping raises $13 million to make timekeeping easier for lawyers
  • Dan York reports on NewsPack from WordPress, the Google Site Kit, PRX and Google podcasts, National Podcast Month, and the New York Times’ look at the Internet’s future

Special thanks to Jay Moonah for the opening and closing music.

FIR 189

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Links from Dan York’s Report

The next episode of For Immediate Release: The Hobson and Holtz Report will be posted on Monday, December 16.

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.