Show #161 - August 7, 2006<< Show162Aug10 | FIRShowNotes.HomePage | Show160Aug3 >>
Content summaryPimping for Podcast Awards votes; Neville’s traveling but Mitch Joel is filling in; One-Minute News: Chrysler’s Dr. Z campaign gets slammed and Chryler responds on its Firehouse blog, a videoblogger is jailed for contempt of court when he refuses to turn over his tape to a grand jury, citizen media is producing new stars of the web, instant and text messaging is actually improving kids’ language skills; Starwood debuts a new hotel brand in Second Life; the fallout over “The Long Tail” begins; how companies need to take risks and act small to succeed in the new-media space; a report from Lee Hopkins; blogs and podcasts are lead generation tactics for b-to-b marketers; listeners’ comments; the music; and more.
Intro1:15 Call the Comment Lines - North America: +1 206 222 2803 | Europe: +44 20 8133 9844 | Skype: fircomments
Commentary2:00 Vote Now!
2:33 Neville Hobson's first comments - Happy Birthday Shel!
4:50 Introduction of Mitch Joel
7:25 One Minute News
Crystler vs. Adage
Josh Wolf, videoblogger, is jailed for contempt of court when he refuses to turn over his tape to a grand jury
Citizen media is producing new stars of the web
Text and instant messaging is actually improving kids’ language17:58 Neville comments on Second Life Starwood Hotel
35:25 The Long Tail
~ Big companies need to act small
50:23 Lee Hopkins
Linda Zimmer; Second life TV show; Owen Lystrup comments on Second Life; Co-comment; Office 2007; Shel's Photo
Listener Comments60:50 Sam Whitmore comments blogs and podcasts are lead generation tactics for b2b marketers
66:38 Rich Casey comment on OPML
67:31 Neville responds to Rich on OPML
75:28 Dan York slaps Neville and Shel
76:12 Donna Papacosta points out another FIR Easter Egg - ID3 tags incorrect
76:59 Martyn Davies comments on the Al Gore YouTube video
80:07 Wrap up. Will Shel rant again? 84:02 Music - Shakes "Liberty Jones"
News and CommentaryFolgers commercial on YouTub
Lee Hopkins' reportLinda Zimmer’s new SL bus comms blog
Second Lives tv show
Office 2007 beta2
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