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Social Media Turns A Page

by Allen Weiner  |  January 20, 2009  |  2 Comments

Online coverage of President Barack Obama’s inauguration brought new clarity to the media opportunity for social networks, proving the inherent value of varying social graphs and demonstrating what it takes to ignite powerful, meaningful conversations at a huge scale. With a dizzying array of online coverage, ranging from Hulu’s feed of Fox News to Livestation’s […]

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That Freaky CNN Hologram

by Allen Weiner  |  November 5, 2008  |  1 Comment

In case you were watching another network or perhaps getting your election video fix via Associated Press’ live streaming coverage (via PC or Mac), you missed CNN’s freaky holograms. I saw it twice, once with reporter Jessica Yellin the other with Will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas. Gizmodo does a good job of explaining how […]

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More Places to Watch Live Election Coverage

by Allen Weiner  |  November 4, 2008  |  Comments Off

Live News Cameras (a panorama of live coverage from around the globe)CNNMSNBCC-Span (after 7 p.m. EST) Please add others you discover…Remember, outside the U.S., some online nets will be geo-blocked.

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Livestation Offers Election Day TV Chats

by Allen Weiner  |  November 4, 2008  |  1 Comment

Livestation, one of the better legit online TV services, is offering what it calls a “global interactive party” in conjunction with Election Day. By downloading a new version of the Livestation player (Windows, Mac, Linux), you are empowered to participate in live chats with other viewers as well as producers from a variety of TV […]

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