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Social Media Journal on Ulitzer I have been waiting for a worthy topic to make my first Ulitzer post and the events taking place in Iran are sweeping the Internet and world by storm. Below is an email providing a first hand account of the events that took place in Tehran on June 15th, 2009. My sincere hopes and wishes are with the people of Iran in this tumultuous time. If you find this report of any value, please share it with as many people as possible. Facebook is filtered and internet is very slow in Iran! Observations On The Course Of Events of 15th June 2009 in Tehran I left my home in Tajrish along with my family at 3 p.m. We went down Valiast Street which is the main northern-southern avenue in Tehran and entered the Evin Exp'way which leads to Enghelab Street. We knew that people are supposed to gather in Enghelab Sq. (Revolution Sq.) at 4 and march toward A... (more)

Netbiscuits Joins 118tracker.com

Netbiscuits is announced as a partner for this year’s Information Innovation awards being organised by 118tracker.com. Clients of Netbiscuits can receive a 10% discount by emailing to a (dot) held (at) netbiscuits (dot) com. Netbiscuits, provider of the leading web software platform for the creation, operation and monetization of mobile websites, enables directory services for mobile in an efficient and cost effective way. Leading US directory assistance service provider WhitePages, the online go-to source for contact information for over 200 million U.S. adults, was recently re... (more)

Are Websites Becoming Irrelevant?

Recently, I came across an article, 4 reasons websites are becoming irrelevant by Adam Broitman for iMediaConnection.com. Many things the article says are true, but when it comes to innovative new services like the AR app, the author offers no solution to the fragmentation problem we all face in mobile. Only companies that aim to have a extremely innovative, first mover kind of image, will go this way, because those apps won’t reach beyond the platform they were created for (e.g. iPhone). Of course, the iPhone has reached a critical mass in some markets (mainly US), but I’d share... (more)

LA Phil Launches Microsite Celebrating Incoming Music Director

On September 24, 2009, the LA Phil launches a microsite celebrating the arrival of incoming Music Director Gustavo Dudamel. Introducing audiences worldwide to Gustavo in new and engaging ways, the comprehensive microsite, located at http://www.laphil.com/gustavo, features videos such as Gustavo’s first rehearsal with the YOLA Expo Center Youth Orchestra, the LA Phil’s video tribute “Welcome Gustavo,” and the press conferences unveiling Gustavo’s inaugural season and appointment as 11th Music Director of the LA Phil. Visitors can also take a multimedia journey through Gustavo’s li... (more)

Netbiscuits and Ringleader Digital Optimize Ad Revenues for Mobile Websites

Netbiscuits, a leading web software platform for the creation, publication, and monetization of mobile websites, and Ringleader Digital, a leading technology provider for targeted, trackable advertising campaigns announced a partnership today. Netbiscuits will support Ringleader Digital's RLD Spark Server ad serving platform and RLD Network Manager, which enable Netbiscuits publishers to monetize their site from mobile and online ad networks. In return, Ringleader’s customers can now easily optimize, publish, and deliver web content to all mobile devices, including smart phones l... (more)