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Tagged with “twit” (9)

  1. This American Life 441: WHEN PATENTS ATTACK!

    Why would a company rent an office in a tiny town in East Texas, put a nameplate on the door, and leave it completely empty for a year? The answer involves a controversial billionaire physicist in Seattle, a 40 pound cookbook, and a war waging right now, all across the software and tech industries.

    Originally aired 07.22.2011


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  2. SXSW: Old Spice Resurrected: How Aging Icon Pwned Internet

    Panel from SXSW 2011.

    What are the ingredients that make for a meme-able idea? What’s the best way for brands to activate and engage online communities?


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  3. SXSW: The Art of Enchantment

    SXSW 2011 presentation by Guy Kawasaki.

    Worldwide introduction of Guy’s new book. This presentation is for people who have a great product or service but not a lot of money. Learn how to enchant people using word-of-mouth marketing, Twitter, Facebook, and presentations so that they become your raging, inexhorable thunderlizard evangelists.


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  4. SXSW: Writing Workshop with @BettyDraper: Saying It Short

    Helen Klein Ross presentation from SXSW 2011.

    In this age of attention deficit and time deprivation, brevity is critical to successful communication. Rules of writing succinctly are essential learning for storytellers of all persuasions: advertisers, marketers, PR practitioners and fictionistas. Learn from Shorty award winning voice of @BettyDraper how to create memorable communication in abbreviated space. Glean expertise from masters of the short form, both commercial and literary—including Hemingway, who wrote a story in a mere six words: "For sale: baby shoes. Never worn."


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  5. Triangulation 9: Ray Kurzweil

    Leo Laporte and Tom Merritt talk to author, inventor, and futurist, Ray Kurzweil.


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  6. net@night 45: Ze Frank

    From February 27th, 2008. I’m linking this after listening to the current episode of net@night (190) — in which Leo and Amber try to remember all that has happened since the last time Ze was on the show.


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  7. Net At Night # 113

    A episode from last year, but worth revisiting since The Social Network is coming out soon. Interviews with Ben Mezrich, author of "The Accidental Billionaires," and Dana Brunetti of TriggerStreet.

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  8. TWiT 259: Next Stop: Gilbert, Arizona

    This has to be the funniest TWIT ever. Guests Brian Brushwood, Baratunde Thurston and Felicia Day goad Leo into committing some verbal faux pas. Worth watching the video version (see link below).


    On the web at http://twit.tv/259

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  9. This Week In Google 43: Live From Google I/O

    Kevin Marks explains the history of video compression, starting about 17 minutes in.


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