Corbin Hiar

"Corbin Hiar":http://corbinhiar.wordpress.com/ is the DC-based associate editor at MediaShift and climate blogger for UN Dispatch and the Huffington Post. He is a regular contributor to More Intelligent Life, an online arts and culture publication of the Economist Group, and has also written about environmental issues on Economist.com and the website of The New Republic. Before Corbin moved to the Capital to join the Ben Bagdikian Fellowship Program at Mother Jones, he worked a web internship at The Nation in New York City. Follow him on Twitter "@CorbinHiar":http://twitter.com/corbinhiar.

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Location: New York City This conference is the Guardian newspaper’s platform for leaders working across all sectors who are proving that, through the use of technology and the Internet, people can make the world a better place. paidContent is co-hosting the conference. For the latest on the one-day event, follow the organizers on Twitter. > […] more »

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Location: San Francisco This GigaOM network event examines how the tools created for the Internet, computing and IT revolutions will be critical for fighting climate change. > Conference website more »

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Location: San Francisco The Interactive Advertising Bureau brings together marketers, agencies, and publishers responsible for groundbreaking campaigns to share their digital media success stories. Attendees will learn directly from the teams crafting and executing outstanding integrated work. And an intimate setting can offer plenty of time to engage wit the speaker and fellow attendees. > […] more »

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Location: Chicago The Interactive Advertising Bureau brings together marketers, agencies, and publishers responsible for groundbreaking campaigns to share their digital media success stories. Attendees will learn directly from the teams crafting and executing outstanding integrated work. And an intimate setting can offer plenty of time to engage wit the speaker and fellow attendees. > Conference […] more »

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Location: New York City The seventh-annual We Media conference brings together the technovators, changemakers and socialpreneurs shaping media, technology and society. The theme of the conference is impromptu and participation is limited to 200 people to keep it personal. It is presented in part by iFOCOS, a nonprofit media think tank and innovation lab committed […] more »

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Location: New York City This Interactive Advertising Bureau event will addresses the most pressing issues in this platform by providing insights and expertise to help the digital video ecosystem thrive. > Conference website more »

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Google adds +1 button Social feature to compete with Facebook’s “Like” Subscribers up at UK Times 60 percent increase in 4 months; enough to offset lost ad revs? Tech giants bet on cloud computing Amazon follows Apple and Google into cloud content race Facebook unifies mobile website Developers can now create apps for all handsets […] more »

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Amazon debuts cloud music service Google also testing streaming music feature Facebook testing chat ads Meanwhile, advertisers giving up on Myspace More media mergers likely? Investors warn of social media bubble Google + MasterCard = mobile payments One of many trying to merge credit cards and phones Reporter sued for writing about Righthaven Copyright trolls […] more »

by Corbin Hiar

Location: Los Angeles The Interactive Advertising Bureau brings together marketers, agencies, and publishers responsible for groundbreaking campaigns to share their digital media success stories. Attendees will learn directly from the teams crafting and executing outstanding integrated work. And an intimate setting can offer plenty of time to engage wit the speaker and fellow attendees. > […] more »

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Location: New York Approximately 5,000 marketers and search engine optimization professionals attend this Search Engine Strategies conference and expo each year to network and learn. The topics to be covered include PPC management, keyword research, SEO, social media, local, mobile, link building, duplicate content, multiple site issues, video optimization, site optimization, usability and more. > […] more »