From the monthly archives:

November 2008

mesh09 tickets are now on sale

by Mathew on November 18, 2008

As my mesh conference colleague Mark Evans has already pointed out on his own blog and at the mesh blog, we are trying to get a jump on things a little this year (or rather, next year) by putting mesh '09 tickets on sale a little earlier. Every year we've had people say that they…
Why did it take so long? That's the only question that remains unanswered when it comes to Jerry Yang and his erstwhile leadership of the company he co-founded, at least as far as I'm concerned. It didn't really make any sense for him to become CEO in the first place -- no matter what his…

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My kids are too old to carry around in slings -- I mostly drive them everywhere now -- but I can still sympathize with the mom (and some dad) bloggers who are up in arms about Motrin's latest marketing campaign, which uses "baby-wearing" as a way of trying to appeal to moms as potential customers.…

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Are you fascinated not just by the media, but by all the ways in which blogs, Twitter and other forms of "social media" influence the news as it develops over time? Then Techmeme founder Gabe Rivera wants to hear from you. According to this posting on Craigslist (which I found via a Twitter link from…

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So the soon-to-be new U.S. president, Barack Obama, is reportedly going to videotape regular addresses to the American people and upload them to YouTube, as well as to his new Change.gov social-media portal. All I could think of when I saw the headline from the Washington Post is "What the heck took so long?" It's…

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