[author]Tim Ferriss, author of the best-seller The Four-Hour Work Week, appeared today via uStream at the Inbound Marketing Summit during the session "How to Create a Worldwide Social Media Phenomenon." He took questions from the audience, and I asked how he decides which causes to support. It wasn't an idle question. Ferriss has become a remarkably adept advocate for … [Read more...] about Tim Ferriss’ method of supporting causes
Archives for April 2009
Secrets and sex education from JD Lasica on Vimeo. [author]Hannah Cordero, program coordinator for the Education Theatre Program of Kaiser Permanente in Northern California, tells about the Secrets program geared toward teens through theatrical performances. Educational Theatre Programs served over 360,000 people in Northern California in 2008. Hannah spoke at the recent … [Read more...] about Secrets and sex education
Fair use and 'free use': As a documentary filmmaker, when must I turn off my camera? Guest post by Peter Jaszi Professor of Law, Washington College of Law, American University The answers to some of filmmakers’ most common clearance questions don’t really lie in the realm of “fair use" at all, but fall under the heading of “free use." Some examples: Buildings that … [Read more...] about What is off-limits to a documentary filmmaker?
[author]I’m here at NTEN’s 09NTC and am going to live blog Beth Kanter’s session on mapping your social media strategy to metrics. Below is the live blog or the archive of the live blog. Can’t wait! The internet connection here is such that I don’t think a live blog portal will sustain itself. So, I’m going to trouble shoot and just take some live notes here and post them … [Read more...] about Mapping your organization’s social media strategy
[author]Sensing is just one way in which mobiles are used in environmental protection. Another promising area is wildlife protection in sensitive areas where humans and animals collide, often to the detriment of protected animals. In the Laikipia District in Kenya, the University of Cambridge conducted a project using mobile phones to protect and manage Kenya's second … [Read more...] about How mobile is empowering consumers