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Show #519 - January 21, 2010

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Content summary

Congrats to Jeremy Wright who's joined Thornley Fallis in Toronto; FIR Live on Saturday: Valeria Maltoni joins the panel; Scott and White FIR Interview on Friday; FIR Interview with a special guest coming on Monday; Dan York reports from ITExpo in Miami on Facebook, curation, Google Docs, and more; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop, which prompts a discussion on pay-for-access to mainstream media sites such as the New York Times online and its similarity to the Financial Times' free/pay model: is that the route to success?; FIR iPhone app coming soon; News That Fits: UK local government blocks Facebook and Twitter in 90% of cases a survey says, Forrester adds "conversationalists" to technographic ladder, open data site launched in UK by inventor of the world wide web, is content curation the next big social media job?; listener comments' discussion; music (recommended by Kristen Sukalac) from Gayle Cloud; and more.

Time Codes Here!

Thanks, volunteers...

  • [0:00] Introductory message
  • [1:20] Opening comments by Shel and Neville
  • [6:30] Message from Ragan Communications
  • [7:30] Dan York's technology report: Twitter is down (again) Facebook rolled out a "re-tweet" feature; mention of the topic of curation; Google Docs; live streaming; Voxeo's acquisition of ClackPoint?
  • [13:25] Neville's and Shel's comments on Dan's report
  • [14:00] Custom Scoop's message - pay-to-read news
  • [15:00] Neville's and Shel's comments on complexities surrounding pay-to-read news
  • [24:35] News that Fits (intro)
    • [25:10] Work places blocking access to social sites - an article related to UK local government
    • [32:40] Forrester adds "conversationalists" to technographic ladder
    • [37:45] open data site launched in UK by inventor of the world wide web
    • [44:00] is content curation the next big social media job?
  • [49:45] Listeners' comments
    • Kristen Sukalac - related to licensing fees for the use of links
    • [52:45] Simon Young commented on "ROI of putting your pants on," and app stores
  • [57:15] Closing Message
  • [58:50] Music by Gail Cloud: Caffeine High
  • [1:03.44] End

Contributions and Comments from these Listeners

Dan York
Kristen Sukalac
Simon Young

Today's music: Caffeine High by Gayle Cloud.

Contributors to show notes for this show (add your name here)

  • Neville Hobson
  • Debi Davis

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