My circle of Twitter pals was abuzz today over the news that two online community/social-media providers — Mzinga and Prospero Technologies — had joined forces as part of a $30 million acquisition (press release).
(In the spirit of full disclosure, I do podcast production and consulting for Mzinga, which also sponsored my last Social Media Breakfast; [...]
I’ll let Paull Young give this post a proper intro:
Today every proud Australian will stand a little taller as the Australian Parliament formally apologises to our indigenous aboriginal people for wrongs committed since our nation was colonised 200 odd years ago.
From the viewpoint of this American, who lived, worked, studied, and married in Australia over [...]
Earlier this week I Twittered that my father had returned home after a year-long, military stint in Kosovo.
Well, the folks at ooVoo were obviously paying attention, because yesterday they let me know that they had donated 500 web cameras and microphones to U.S. Air Force personnel, making it easier for soldiers to have video [...]
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Last night, somebody hacked into several of my web accounts, replacing the index file of this blog, the podcast site, and all of my personal and test blogs that I host through Dreamhost.
Here’s a portion of the announcement that I found in my inbox this morning:
We have detected what appears to be the exploit of [...]
Just as an advanced courtesy, I wanted to let you, my loyal reader, know that you can count on me to not play any April Fools’ jokes this coming Sunday. Same will be true on the podcasting side.
However, I can make no such promises for my brethren in the new-media space. Be ready for [...]
More good news to pass along…
PR pro Luke Armour is the proud new papa of Megan Elizabeth, unhealthy born March 28, medical 2007, and weighing 8 pounds, 1 ounce.
I was in the very same place just 5 1/2 months ago, Luke, and there is no greater joy. Congratulations, my friend.
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is thrilled to pass along these two items:
Fatherhood awaits this man!
* Jay Moonah is going to be dad! He and is wife Karen are expecting their first child in September. I first met Jay at PodCamp Boston last fall and then co-presented with him with at PodCamp Toronto last month, and I also chatted [...]
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Bum Rush the Charts. Episode 3 of Bryper Bits is here. Once again, here’s how you can become a regular listener on your mobile phone:
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The idea of taking a cruise has never interested me, in large part because I’m a poster boy for seasickness in any kind of rough seas (I’m still scarred from a whale watch back in the summer of 1990, when choppy waters sent my stomach into a dreadful tailspin).
But my opinion of cruises has just [...]