#RJIMobileFirst: Mobile Initiatives at Media Companies and Strat Comm Firms
During the two-day event, attendees and those viewing the live stream will hear from some of the largest and most innovative companies in media and the revenue side of the business. You’ll hear from Google, The Weather Channel, Hearst, Scripps and others. Follow our student curators who will be posting their expanded content about these speakers’ companies and topics here. Also, post event, check back here for an archive of these speakers’ presentations.
Our student team will capture insights and news relating to:
- Mobile Innovation – Is the Mobile Web emerging as an important channel compared to Apps?
- Audiences – What audience data and analytics resources are driving Mobile First strategies and tactics?
- Revenue – How are existing Mobile First initiatives performing for the business side of the media and for strategic communications firms?
A lesbian couple in North Carolina were the victims of what they believe is a hate crime after finding out their home address on Google Maps had been renamed "Fagits Live Here." Yeah, sounds pretty fucking hateful to me. John Boyle at the Citizen-Times reported: Kathy Hoglen, addressing coordinator for Haywood County, said the label did not originate at the county level.
Lesbian Couple's North Carolina Home Labeled with Anti-gay Slur on Google Maps: VIDEO is a post from: RaverX North Carolina Teen Google Maps His House and Finds Anti-Gay Slur on Home Address: VIDEO A 17-year-old teen found a nasty surprised when he Google mapped his Canton, North Carolina home reports The Advocate.
The Media Summit is just around the corner on Dec. 5, and we're excited to announce the topics we'll be focusing on this year. All sessions have themes of storytelling in the digital age, and we'll be analyzing trends like big data, scalable video, global social media and more Stay tuned for new speaker and session announcements daily.
Jim Roberts, who left the New York Times to become editor-in-chief of Mashable, told a group of journalists that the social element of journalism has become the most important factor in how news is distributed -- and also in how it is created Mashable editor Jim Roberts on how he approaches the news originally published by Gigaom, copyright 2014.