Podcamp Toronto 2008 – February 23-24, 2008

Podcamp Toronto 2008 – February 23-24, 2008

Jay Moonah, of Uncle Seth and the Online Music Marketing podcast, announced today that registration for Podcamp Toronto 2008 is...

California Wildfires – Using New Media to Communicate In A Crisis

California Wildfires – Using New Media to Communicate In A Crisis

Immediacy is one of the great things about new media/web 2.0. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the coverage...

My Social Media Life And Why Walled Gardens Don’t Work

My Social Media Life And Why Walled Gardens Don’t Work

While out running recently, I re-listened to a Six Pixels of Separation podcast during which Heidi Miller talked about the...

Information R/evolution

Information R/evolution

Check out this amazing video on how the Internet is forcing us to adapt the way we organize, find and...

Interview: LearnAsOne Founder Steve Heyes

Interview: LearnAsOne Founder Steve Heyes

LearnAsOne is a new charity set up to fund new schools and support their running costs throughout the developing world....

5 Questions From ‘New Media’ Newcomers

5 Questions From ‘New Media’ Newcomers

I attended an IABC seminar this week where Cyrus Mavalwala and Joseph Thornley explored the transition from ‘old’ to ‘new’...

Talk Is Cheap – Toronto PR Unconference

Talk Is Cheap – Toronto PR Unconference

Gary Schlee, professor of Corporate Communications and Public Relations at Centennial College, today announced Talk Is Cheap, "a social media...

Thoughts On FacebookCampToronto2

Thoughts On FacebookCampToronto2

I attended FacebookCampToronto2 tonight at Toronto’s wonderful MaRS building. Surprisingly, much of the content was marketing-related, which was a pleasant...

Panel Discussion: "Is The News Release Dead?"

Panel Discussion: "Is The News Release Dead?"

Last Thursday I attended a panel discussion, organized by my department, entitled “Is The News Release Dead?” We had a...

Support Builds For Social Media News Releases

Support Builds For Social Media News Releases

CBC’s Tod Maffin wrote today about his frustration with the traditional news release: There’s the lead paragraph, followed by some...