Introducing NMX University: An Exclusive Community for Content Creators

New Media Expo University

Introducing our brand new membership community for bloggers, podcasters, web TV/video producers, and social media professionals who want to take their content to the next level. Over the past few weeks, you may have seen us talking about NMX University, our new educational community and home to the 2013 Virtual Ticket. Today, I wanted to … [Read more]

Is New Media Destroying the News? How the Obamacare Ruling Highlighted a Growing Problem in the Media

Is New Media Destroying The News

Yesterday, several politicians tweeted in celebration that Obamacare (new and controversial health care law in the United States, for those of you who are living in other countries and not paying attention to U.S. news) was repealed. The problem? It was actually upheld by the Supreme Court, not found unconstitutional and repealed. Mashable actually has … [Read more]

New Media News Break: Cyberbullying, the Olympics on Foursquare, and More

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Every week, we post a New Media News Break to help catch you up with what’s going on in the world of new media and get you through the work week. Here are this week’s top stories: New York Lawmakers Take a Stand Against Cyberbullying In New York, state lawmakers want to put an end … [Read more]

New Media News Break: Google’s Knowledge Base, Student Hoaxes, and More

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Every week, we post a New Media News Break to help catch you up with what’s going on in the world of new media and get you through the work week. Here are this week’s top stories: Google Begins Rolling Out Major Search Changes This week, Google began rolling out “Knowledge Base,” which will drastically … [Read more]

New Media News Break: SlideShare Purchase, Space Tweets, LOLcats, and More

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Every week, we post a New Media News Break to help catch you up with what’s going on in the world of new media and get you through the work week. Here are this week’s top stories: LinkedIn to Buy SlideShare When talking about social media, we usually mention Facebook, Twitter, and even Google+ and … [Read more]

New Media News Break: Moving to Vegas, Klout on the Go, TED-Ed, and more

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Every week, we post a New Media News Break to help catch you up with what’s going on in the world of new media and get you through the work week. Here are this week’s top stories: BlogWorld Heads Back to Las Vegas! I might be a little biased, but I think one of the … [Read more]

New Media News Break: SpAmazon, Google’s Brand Activate, CISPA, and More

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It’s Wednesday, so it’s time for a little New Media News Break to help get you through the work week. Here are the interesting stories you may have missed since last Wednesday’s break! Fortune Highlights “Spamazon” Problem This issue has been going on for longer than a week, but on Monday, Fortune’s Stephen Gandel called … [Read more]

New Media News Break: Blog Detectives, Apple’s Ebook Woes, and More

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It’s Wednesday afternoon and you know what that means – time to take a break from work and catch up on all the new media news you may have missed in the past week. So grab that afternoon energy drink and sit back to check out some of these news stories. Blog Community Bands Together … [Read more]

Facebook Buys Instagram: Should Users “Like” This Status Update?

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Today, Facebook overlord Mark Zuckerberg announced the company has acquired the user-friendly smartphone picture app Instagram, which made news last week when it (finally) came to Android. The purchase price? A whopping ONE BILLION DOLLARS. But all things considered, that might be a bargain for Facebook, depending on user reaction. And I think users are … [Read more]

New Media News Break: Bald Barbies, Instagram on Android, Google Glasses, and More

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Welcome to your Wednesday afternoon break from work. Here are some new media stories in the news that you may have missed since our last New Media News Break: Mattel Responds to Facebook Fans and Creates a Bald Barbie Facebook fans took to the virtual streets recently, campaigning for Barbie manufacturer Mattel to produce a … [Read more]