Monday, May 09, 2005

Stories of the Day 5/9/05

MediaPost: Google Launches Blogs on the Go
"GOOGLE FRIDAY ANNOUNCED A NEW feature that enables people to use their cell phones to blog."

Related: Read the official announcement here.

MediaPost: BusinessWeek To Launch Media Column
"Jon Fine has joined McGraw-Hill's BusinessWeek magazine where he will write a weekly column about media."

New York Times: A Blog Revolution? Get a Grip
"A blog, (Nick Denton) says, is much better at tearing things down - people, careers, brands - than it is at building them up."

WebProNews: 64% of Marketers are Interested in Advertising on Blogs
"Buczaczer expects a handful of blogs will develop an audience large enough to secure more substantial ad dollars this year. A wave of companies will also start blogs to create more immediate links to consumers in the near term, he said. "

CyberJournalist: Spokesman-Review's 'Transparent Newsroom' blog and Webcast
"The point of the blog is to help involve readers in the daily editorial decision making process."

Blogaholics: Blogaholics- Which side of the divide are you on?
"I think a new (digital) divide has opened up, one that is based far more on choice than on circumstance."