Posts Tagged ‘ digg ’

Is Social News Just A “Guy Thing”?

Nov 30th, 2009 | By | Category: General

Royal Pingdom has taken a look at social network site use by gender, and found that social network site use is dominated by women: Highlights of their research: 84% (16 out of 19) of the sites have more female than male users. The social news sites Digg, Reddit and Slashdot have significantly more male users […]

What Old Media Can Learn About Advertising From Diggnation

Jan 27th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, Featured Story, Internet TV, Making Money with Podcasts, Video

Podcasting News publisher Elisabeth McLaury Lewin talks with Revision 3 CEO Jim Louderback about what traditional media can learn about online advertising from Diggnation and other Internet TV shows.

Six Apart Swoops In On Pownce, Closes Service

Dec 1st, 2008 | By | Category: Microblogging

Microblogging service Pownce announced today that it has been acquired by Six Apart, the blogging software and hosting company behind Moveable Type, Vox, and TypePad.  Pownce will shut down two weeks from now, on December 15.  Buyer Six Apart says they are “very sorry the site will be closing.” Founded by Digg’s Kevin Rose and […]

Revision 3 Cuts Staff, Ends Deal With WineLibrary, Epic Fu

Oct 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting, Podcasting Networks, Video, Video Podcasts

Revision 3, the video podcast production network launched by Digg founders Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson, today announced the elimination of three of its original shows. The layoffs are said to include nine staff members. The cancelled shows are Pop Siren, Internet Superstar, and the longer-running Photoshop show Pixel Perfect. Of the two newer shows, […]

Diggnation Hosts Do Zune Infomercial

Jul 14th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, iPods & Portable Media Players, Making Money with Podcasts, Video

In this video, Alex Albrecht and Kevin Rose of Diggnation do a demo for Microsoft’s Zune digital media player. Yeah – it’s an informercial. What makes it interesting, though, is that Microsoft is turning to video podcasters to help get the Zune some geek cred. This wouldn’t work with all products, and this sort of […]

New Video Podcast Features Digg Favorites

Jan 17th, 2008 | By | Category: Corporate Podcasts, General, Internet TV, Video, Video Podcasts

Revision3, the video podcasting network launched by the guys from Digg, has introduced a new weekly show, The Digg Reel, that offers 15-minutes of highlights from the highest-rated videos on Digg for that week. “There’s so much crap out there, it’s great to have the Digg community filter out the best, but no one can […]