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Hello world!

Hello wordpress!  Finally got the blog ported over.  Not that bad of a process and just a little bit of semantic adjustments.

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IBM staffs Second Life

IBM is set to staff a sales center in Second Life. From eightbar: “Virtual worlds are about connecting people. Kevin has just posted a video about the IBM branch office in Second Life. The key to this is that it is staffed. When customers need something they get patched into a member of the IBM […]

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DIC’s KEWL for TWEENS

I don’t even know…locking up… From the post:“KEWL delivers compelling visuals and editorial and is the first music-focused magazine geared specifically to tweens,” commented Mike Bundlie, the executive director of KEWL and the head of interactive at DIC. “KEWL will be an ideal platform for advertisers seeking to reach this unique audience, and we are […]

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What Howard Rheingold is Optimistic About

Every year, John Brockman asks a question of a widespread community of thinkers and publishes it on Edge.org. “What are you optimistic about?” Howard Rheingold: “The tools for cultural production and distribution are in the pockets of 14 year olds. This does not guarantee that they will do the hard work of democratic self-governance: the […]

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ITU Internet Report 2006: Digital Life

The ITU Internet report for 2006 is out and it and its called “Digital Life.” There are a ton of great charts and graphs. The entire report can be downloaded here. (PDF) Chapters: Going Digital Lifestyles Business Identity Living in the Digital World

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SocialText Press Conference in WoW

I guess this is legit but either way its pretty funny. Ross Mayfield: “To further advance the state of the art, the next Socialtext press conference will be held in World of Warcraft. Time: December 1st, 5pm server time Location: Goldshire, Elwynn Forrest, Eitrigg Server Rules of Order: No ninjas. Questions will only be taken […]

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Interview: CBS’s Quincy Smith

Broadcast & Cable has an interview with CBS’s new digital czar Quincy Smith. From the interview: “Is your priority buying new businesses or building them? We’re looking to do everything we can to make sure our content is seen and we’re getting paid for it. We’re all about generating a community around user-generated content, but […]

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