BlogWorld Radio 7.25.08

Join Jim Turner and me tomorrow at noon Pacific Time for the next edition of BlogWorld Radio. Our guests will be Laura Fitton of Pistachio Consulting @Pistachio, Lucretia Pruit of Geek Mommy @Geekmommy (a self proclaimed Social Media Devotee), and Erin Kotecki Vest aka Queen of Spain @queenofspain. You may notice in addition to their … [Read more]

2008 BlogWorld Conference Schedule Day One Announced

The long Awaited, much anticipated BlogWorld 2008 schedule is finally here. Below you will see the schedule for Friday September 19th. Stay tuned all week long for more announcements on speakers and sessions. One thing we have been working particularly hard on this year and are quite proud of is the Citizen Journalism Workshop. As … [Read more]

2008 BlogWorld Citizen Journalism Workshop Announced

I won’t muck this up with an attempt to be funny. We are very proud to offer this program at BlogWorld this year. Professor Perlmutter has put a lot of effort into developing this program and recruiting the instructors. From Dr. DAVID D. PERLMUTTER: There are hundreds of millions of webloggers worldwide, and while many … [Read more]

Dr. Trades in Medical Practice for Blog

Doctor Arnold Kim better know as the publisher of super blog Mac Rumors has just quit the medical gig to become a full time blogger. From the New York Times: Dr. Kim’s Web site now attracts more than 4.4 million people and 40 million page views a month, according to Quantcast, making it one of … [Read more]

Milblog Panels At BlogWorld Announced

If you want to see some of the most amazing bloggers in the world then you need to attend one of these sessions. For those who don’t know Milblogs are published by active duty servicemen, veterans, and their loved ones at home. Not only do these amazing individuals willingly give their service to and sacrifice … [Read more]

Its a Phone!

Robert Scoble Sums up all of the insanity of this ridiculous iPhone fever in this one paragraph: After playing with it today I’ve got to agree. This is the company that can give you a crappy camera. No video. Charge you more than other devices. Make you wait hours in line. Take hours to get … [Read more]

Paid Content Latest Blog to be Bought By Old Media

The Trend continues. Kara Swisher has the scoop. In what will be seen as a new media coup, sources tell BoomTown that Britain’s Guardian Media Group is set to announce this morning that it will buy the company that runs the high-profile digital media news site paidContent for a price “north of $30 million.” More … [Read more]

BlogWorld Radio July 11 2008 With Jason Falls

Join Jim Turner and me today for BlogWorld Radio at Noon Pacific Time. Our guest will be Jason Falls from Social Media Explorer.  Jason will be speaking at BlogWorld this year on several topics including the relationship between bloggers and PR people (boo hiss). Just kidding we love PR people at least the good ones. … [Read more]

What Do Loren Feldman and Don Imus Have in Common?

More and more we see new media imitating old media which is yet another sign of new media’s inevitable move toward the mainstream. In this case Loren Feldman the popular and controversial video blogger has just lost a distribution deal with Verizon Mobile due to a series of videos he created back in 2007 called … [Read more]