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Washington Post turns into Amazon.com

Some people are baffled by the purchase of the Post by Jeff Bezos, the creator of Amazon.com, wondering why he’d buy a ‘sinking ship.’ But I don’t think the ship is sinking. The Post gets hundreds of thousands of eyeballs … Continue reading

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Biz Stone, Twitter cofounder, speaks at USConverge launch in DC

[tube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f6vtpduCl50[/tube] iStrategy, a tech PR firm run by Joe and Peter Corbett, put on a party for the launch of USConverge, a nonprofit that gets for-profit and nonprofit tech organizations to work together. Other than that, I have no idea … Continue reading

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Adults talk about Where the kids are

[tube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9apqao_9aYk[/tube] Media Future Now brings innovative media professionals together to discuss change in the way people interact with information. They put on panel discussions in Washington about once a month. This month’s talk was at the AT&T Innovation Lab. Shireen … Continue reading

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Looking like I’m not an artist

I went to and Salon Contra at Philippa Hughes’s condo. I was interested in that event because I’d like to throw similar parties at my place. Although I don’t live in DC. So it would be a different crowd. And … Continue reading

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Looking like I'm not an artist

I went to and Salon Contra at Philippa Hughes’s condo. I was interested in that event because I’d like to throw similar parties at my place. Although I don’t live in DC. So it would be a different crowd. And … Continue reading

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Reading is (not really) Sexy kindle party

[tube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_xjzfFglQA [/tube] I went to a kindle party at the Soundry, near my house in Vienna. My friend The Other Lisa, along with seven other women, read from ebooks they had published. The Soundry is located in a former … Continue reading

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Entering a 20 minute video in a film festival takes 20 hours

I submitted an entry for the DC Shorts Film Festival. The maximum length the video is allowed to be is twenty minutes. It took me by complete surprise how much time was required to fill out the entry form. First … Continue reading

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