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WebNewser's Top 10 Posts of 2010 - Posted December 31, 2010
No, mom, if everyone else was jumping off a bridge, we wouldn't do it, too, because it might lead to serious injury or death. But no one will be hurt by revealing the top 10 WebNewser posts of 2010, by page views, so, without further ado: 10: ... [TVNewser]

Angels Pull Back on Funding - Posted October 27, 2010
If you have an early stage startup and you've been praying for a wealthy individual to swoop in with some much needed capital, you might want to pray a little harder this year. Angel investors have not been as forthcoming with their cash in the first half of 2010 as they... [SocialTimes.com]

Study: Groupon Great for Consumers, Businesses Not So Much - Posted October 5, 2010
Cut-rate deals offered by group buying startups such as Groupon are great for consumers: Half off lattes and airbrush tanning sessions? Count me in. But a new study claims that the group buying phenomenon is not quite the panacea for participating businesses. Nearly a third (32%) of the 150 busines... [SocialTimes.com]

Soledad O'Brien: Digital Tech Correspondent - Posted August 18, 2010
Many know CNN's Soledad O'Brien for her stints on NBC's "Weekend Today," CNN's "American Morning," and with CNN's documentary unit, but some will remember her early reporting from the days when MSNBC was still in its infancy. O'Brien, who anchored MSNBC's "The Site" and appeared on several other tech shows, was... [SocialTimes.com]

WSJ's Alan Murray Explains What You Need to Know About Paywalls - Posted July 27, 2010
Wall Street Journal deputy managing editor and executive editor, online Alan Murray says "I think most people in the business I'm in...would say that they all made a mistake back 10 years ago when they decided to give away all their content for free." In Part II of our Media Beat sit-down... [SocialTimes.com]

Carley Roney of The Knot: 'Look in Creative Places for Financing' - Posted July 20, 2010
Since launching almost 15 years ago, The Knot has expanded from a one-stop weddings website to a true lifestyle brand encompassing ... [SocialTimes.com]

Carley Roney of The Knot: 'I Was Not Into Weddings at All' - Posted July 19, 2010
Entrepreneurship Myth 146: You must be a passionate fan of a subject in order to create a successful business from it. Wrong, says ... [SocialTimes.com]

MSNBC's Contessa Brewer: Quit Facebook? 'Heeeelllll No' - Posted July 7, 2010
In the third part of our interview with MSNBC's Contessa Brewer for mediabistro.com's Media Beat, we dive into the topic of how social media has become a big a part of life for a cable news anchor. "I do find the immediate response gratifying," Brewer says about her Facebook and Twitter activity,... [SocialTimes.com]

Baratunde Thurston: 'I Don't Know That Media Companies Need To Be Saved' - Posted April 14, 2010
In this final segment of our Media Beat interview with The Onion web and politics editor Baratunde Thurston, we talk digital media trends. When it comes to location based services that are currently all the rage, Thurston said, "Whether Foursquare itself survives or lasts, I don't know, but what I do know... [SocialTimes.com]

The Onion's Baratunde Thurston On Why Media Pros Should Diversify - Posted April 13, 2010
Like many media professionals these days, Baratunde Thurston wears many hats. He has been with The Onion for more than two years as Web and politics editor, recently hosted a show on the Science Channel, "Popular Science's Future Of," and has a forthcoming book called How To Be Black. Did we mention... [SocialTimes.com]

Media Beat: Lockhart Steele: 'I Don't Know Anyone in the New Media Space...That Has an iPad Strategy' - Posted March 31, 2010
In the third and final installment of our interview with Lockhart Steele, we asked the Curbed Network founder and president how his company sees itself competing in an online publishing world with more content walls and e-readers. "Let the big guys figure out some of these answers and just copy them in... [SocialTimes.com]

Media Beat: Curbed Network Founder Lockhart Steele: 'We Look For Niches Where We Can Be A Little Bit Weird' - Posted March 30, 2010
Curbed Network founder and president Lockhart Steele didn't necessarily mean for Curbed to become his full-time job. "Somehow it became a job when all I really thought it was going to be was be a hobby," he told us. His company includes the well-known blogs Curbed, Eater, Racked, and Gridskipper, along... [SocialTimes.com]

More than 100M Active Monthly Facebook Users in U.S. - Posted December 7, 2009
It was widely reported last week that Facebook topped the 350 million global user mark, and the social-networking site topped another milestone, as ... [SocialTimes.com]

Twitter Outage: What Happened - Posted August 7, 2009
Okay, the Twitter outage yesterday wasn't the end of the world. But it did put a crimp in our usual routine and made gathering breaking news and information that much more challenging for a good part of the day. Yesterday, Twitter said its technical difficulties were ... [Fishbowl NY]

Twitter Outage: What Happened - Posted August 7, 2009
Okay, the Twitter outage yesterday wasn't the end of the world. But it did put a crimp in our usual routine and made gathering breaking news and information that much more challenging for a good part of the day. Yesterday, Twitter said its technical difficulties were ... [FishbowlNY]

Help Get WebNewser's Steve Krakauer Out Of Here - Posted May 29, 2009
Despite what the title of this post suggests, we are quite fond of our colleague from WebNewser and TVNewser, Steve Krakauer. So, when we heard he ... [Fishbowl NY]

Help Get WebNewser's Steve Krakauer Out Of Here - Posted May 29, 2009
Despite what the title of this post suggests, we are quite fond of our colleague from WebNewser and TVNewser, Steve Krakauer. So, when we heard he ... [FishbowlNY]

New York Newspapers Can't Retain Web Site Traffic - Posted April 22, 2009
Webnewser has a story detailing the struggles that the recently online-only ... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Newspapers Can't Retain Web Site Traffic - Posted April 22, 2009
Webnewser has a story detailing the struggles that the recently online-only ... [FishbowlNY]

WaPo Forces ABC to 'Fix' Its Web Series Name - Posted March 22, 2009
ABC News' decision a few weeks back to name their new daily Web series 'The Fix' struck more than a few people as strange. Those of you who follow politics will already know that ... [Fishbowl NY]

WaPo Forces ABC to 'Fix' Its Web Series Name - Posted March 22, 2009
ABC News' decision a few weeks back to name their new daily Web series 'The Fix' struck more than a few people as strange. Those of you who follow politics will already know that ... [FishbowlNY]

Around the Blogs: Ad $$$....Sneaky Gibbs....CNBC.... - Posted March 17, 2009
• AgencySpy: In 2008, Cable TV ad spending was up; almost all other media, down... • FishbowlDC: Press Secretary Robert Gibbs sneaks up on a member of the press corps during a live shot... • ... [TVNewser]

Further Distpatches from SXSWi '09 - Posted March 17, 2009
Over at WebNewser our managing editor Rebecca Fox, who has been braving the sometimes un-wired waters of SXSW since last Saturday, is ... [Fishbowl NY]

Further Distpatches from SXSWi '09 - Posted March 17, 2009
Over at WebNewser our managing editor Rebecca Fox, who has been braving the sometimes un-wired waters of SXSW since last Saturday, is ... [FishbowlNY]

Pre-Summit Party in New York City - Posted February 18, 2009
No doubt you've been seeing lots of advertisements on the MB blogs (or hearing them on our podcast perchance) for the upcoming TVNewser Summit. Well before the Summit ... [Fishbowl NY]

Pre-Summit Party in New York City - Posted February 18, 2009
No doubt you've been seeing lots of advertisements on the MB blogs (or hearing them on our podcast perchance) for the upcoming TVNewser Summit. Well before the Summit ... [FishbowlNY]

New York Times Wins Two Global Media Awards at CES - Posted January 9, 2009
Over at WebNewser, TVNewser's Chris Ariens, who is out in Las Vegas for the International CES, ... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Times Wins Two Global Media Awards at CES - Posted January 9, 2009
Over at WebNewser, TVNewser's Chris Ariens, who is out in Las Vegas for the International CES, ... [FishbowlNY]

Introducing WebNewser! - Posted January 5, 2009
We have a new blog! It's called WebNewser and it's now up and running. The site will report on how media companies, as well as newspapers, are digitizing their way to the future and using the Web to expand their businesses and remain relevant to their customers. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Introducing WebNewser! - Posted January 5, 2009
We have a new blog! It's called WebNewser and it's now up and running. The site will report on how media companies, as well as newspapers, are digitizing their way to the future and using the Web to expand their businesses and remain relevant to their customers. ... [FishbowlNY]

Hacking in 140 Characters or Less! - Posted January 5, 2009
Someone is hacking Twitter! We noticed a warning on our Twitter page when we logged in this morning and it turns out other, far more bolder faces, may have been taken for a bit of a twitter ride. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Hacking in 140 Characters or Less! - Posted January 5, 2009
Someone is hacking Twitter! We noticed a warning on our Twitter page when we logged in this morning and it turns out other, far more bolder faces, may have been taken for a bit of a twitter ride. ... [FishbowlNY]

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