Archive for September, 2006

Cardinal Goes Bloggy

Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley on Thursday became the first U.S. cardinal to launch a blog, coinciding with his 10-day trip to Rome. Cardinal O’Malley is planning to file items at least once a day during that trip, which began Thursday, and will consider making the blog permanent. O’Malley, who was named to head the Boston […]

Blogs a Powerful B2B Presence

An Emerging Media Series study conducted by KnowledgeStorm and Universal McCann focuses on the role of blogs and RSS on technology purchasing decisions, gathering data from 4,500 business and IT professionals. Blogs have made inroads into B2B technology companies with more than 53 percent of respondents saying the content they read in blogs has an […]

Another blogger fired for blog post

A few posts ago, I reported the case of La Petite Anglaise, the France-based English secretary who was suspended from her job as a secretary because of her popular blog.Here is another case of a blogger who has lost her job because of what she has posted on the internet. The blogger, Christine Axsmith a […]

Bloggy Network Gets Arty

Watching movies is one of the most popular pastimes that are enjoyed by millions of people all over the world. The very popular film genres of comedy, drama, action and horror are the acknowledged favorite by the general movie going public. It is quite obvious that Hollywood has already placed an iron grip on movies […]

Political blogger?s services hired by Clinton campaign

As a further proof that more and more people in the mainstream are beginning to see the power of blogging in getting important information out to people, the campaign people for Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton recently hired a well known political blogger to help them in disseminating her message in a medium and forum that […] opens

Blogs are becoming more and more popular. A great number of people are starting or maintaining their own blogs as a way of expressing themselves, talking about a current passion or hobby or maybe even as a way of sharing with the world a slice of their own everyday lives. With the increased popularity of […]

New enterprise-level blogging tool announced

To address the need for a better enterprise level blogging tool, software developer Six Apart, Ltd. recently introduced a new blogging software that has been specifically designed for enterprise level usage.The new application, called Movable Type Enterprise, is being touted to offer an effective way for companies to improve their internal communications as well as […]

Woman suspended because of personal blog

The blogosphere is practically a new environment and thus many of the rules that should govern a ?society? or a collective are still not firmly established. Because of this, there are many situations where no exact and proper response can be gleaned.For example, an English secretary has is filing a landmark case in France after […]

Indian ISPs banning blogs?

A large number of bloggers in India are seeking to get together in order to protest the blocking of Blogger, the popular blog-hosting site owned by Google. The site has been blocked by some of the leading internet service providers (ISP)s like Spectranet, Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL), Reliance Powersurfer, Airtel Broadband and Sify. Various […]

Cellphone fanatics have a new blog resource!

When the first cellphones (big, clunky machines with poor reception and pathetic memory and battery life) lumbered into the market, nobody would?ve expected the kind of power they would pack just 15 years later. Today?s models can take a short video, a high resolution-picture, double as a personal digital assistant and are even capable of […]