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Apart from the historic nature of the U.S. election (which I will let others discuss), the coverage on CNN set new records as far as the coolness factor goes. Not only did the channel have the Magic Wall -- which until recently was the height of geek-dom, with its multi-touch input and other features --…

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If you follow the media business at all, you might have heard of Chez Pazienza -- a CNN producer who was fired recently for having a blog. This isn't that uncommon, sadly. In fact, it even has its own term: getting fired for your blog is called getting Dooced, after a blog of the same…

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(cross-posted from my Globe and Mail blog) CNN -- the real-time news star of a previous generation -- has teamed up with YouTube, the king of "user-generated" video, to inject a little reality into the U.S. presidential debates (which are usually choreographed within an inch of their lives so that no one accidentally says what…
I posted a short link the other day - one of my "items that might grow up into blog posts" - about a Scottish singer named Sandi Thom, who decided to just play in her apartment and stream it over the Web instead of touring in an old broken-down van, and how she got 100,000…

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