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  • Blogs

    October 23, 2014

    Sun Sentinel Digital Services Promises to Help You Use Twitter but Has No Clue How to Use Twitter

    The Sun Sentinel doesn't just offer local journalism to the good folks of Broward and Palm Beach. It also offers digital services to businesses and websites. This separate branch of the paper, called 435 Digital by Sun Sentinel, promises to help any interested entities "grow your presence online," " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2014

    Fort Lauderdale Accountant Can Help You Claim Bitcoin Gains/Losses on Taxes

    Bitcoin has become hugely popular because its potential as a new type of currency that operates outside of any government control. Because it can be bought, sold, and traded anonymously online, outside of banking institutions, proponents say it can help make commerce fast and easy and empower people ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2013

    New Times Looking For an Assistant Web Editor

    Miami New Times and New Times Broward Palm Beach have an immediate opening for an assistant web editor. This position combines journalism with social media marketing and analytical data management to increase the audience for New Times on its desktop and mobile applications. The assistant web edito ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2013

    New Times Looking For an Assistant Web Editor

    Miami New Times and New Times Broward Palm Beach have an immediate opening for an assistant web editor. This position combines journalism with social media marketing and analytical data management to increase the audience for New Times on its desktop and mobile applications. The assistant web edito ... More >>

  • News

    May 16, 2013
  • Film

    April 11, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 27, 2012

    Florida Republican Reps Vote to Pass CISPA, Let the Government Root Around in Your Internet Data

    For all their talk of small government, Florida's Republicans sure do like a bill that would let Big Brother spy on all the stuff you've been doing online.The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act would remove the legal barriers between the websites that have your data and the governmen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2011

    Orgy.xxx and Other Future Porn Websites Sold Yesterday at Fort Lauderdale Auction

    sikworld.com​The future porn websites of American were sold at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Fort Lauderdale yesterday afternoon, with both normal ".com" suffixes and the newly released ".xxx" domain names up for auction.The company hosting the auction, TRAFFIC, had listed 120 domain names to be aucti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2011

    .xxx Domain Names Will Soon Be Available for That Porn Website You've Always Wanted

    ​You know that porn website you always wanted to start? Yes, the one with the 7-foot-tall women and the action figures. Well, you'll have to wait a bit longer to register for the .xxx domain on it, since the company is allowing only preexisting porn sites to register for now.ICM Registry, the Palm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2011

    Naked Jogger Stopped by Cops in West Palm Beach; Unfortunately, There Are Pictures

    via Twitter user toughguy1967​Sometimes the Twitter universe finds the news before we do -- like the handful of people who happened to witness an elderly gentlemen allegedly jogging naked down Clematis Street in downtown West Palm Beach.West Palm Beach police spokesman Chase Scott tells the Pulp t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2011

    Atlantis Space Shuttle Launch Photos From 36,000 Feet

    via Twitter user ChadGraff​There might not be much sightseeing from the window seat of a commercial airplane between Baltimore and Fort Lauderdale, except for maybe a rocket going into space next to your plane.The Huffington Post reports these pictures of the space shuttle Atlantis launch were ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Help Wanted: Full-time Food Writer in Fort Lauderdale

    Flickr/ rosy outlook​Can you tell cumin from coriander? Do you have a nose for (restaurant) news? Can you spell "hors d'oeuvre"?  Are you willing to spend your life blogging, eating, and then blogging and eating some more? New Times Broward-Palm Beach is looking for a full-time food writer /b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    ".XXX" Domain Suffix Looks Promising for a 2011 Release

    via ICM​Palm Beach Gardens company, ICM Registry, was established in 1999 for the sole purpose of gaining approval for ".xxx" web addresses and subsequently selling them. After a 10-year battle, ICM took one step closer to its goal on Friday, when ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and ... More >>

  • News

    November 25, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    Q&A With Jay Berkowitz, South Florida Techrepreneur

    ​The Boca Raton-based TenGoldenRules.com specializes in business to business (B2B) internet marketing between small, medium, and large businesses.Jay Berkowitz, its founder and CEO, is a true entrepreneur in the internet marketing field. He's promoted such companies as McDonald's and Coca-Cola. In ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2010

    The Next Big Tech Money Maker: Virtual Goods

    ​​A couple of years ago, if you'd have said "virtual goods" to someone, they would have assumed you meant digital consumer items like electronic books or music. Not anymore. Now, Virtual Goods are the hottest new market on the Web and it's expected to hit $1 billion or more next year in the U.S. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2009

    Are Florida Gang Members Using Twitter?

    ​A recent news story on The Business Insider got me thinking about something. If New York gang members are using Twitter to talk to one another and organize fights, robberies, etc. then could Florida gangsters be doing the same?Of course, Twitter has sub-cultures just like any other group ven ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2009

    Social Commerce and Online Porn: What They Can Learn From Each Other

    ​Social media and websites such as Facebook and YouTube are now the leading activity on the Internet for most of the U.S. and Europe. What's interesting is that while the social networking sites are growing exponentially, the commerce that attempts to take advantage of them doesn't seem to be near ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2009

    South Florida WordPress Meetup and WordPress Security

    ​Last week, I attended the South Florida WordPress Meetup for the first time. The topic was WordPress security and the presenter was John Carcutt of West Palm Beach. The meetups are held in Pompano Beach every second Wednesday of the month.Carcutt is the group's organizer and is the search engine ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    The Domain Name Industry, South Florida, and Professionalism

    ​Last week, I attended the SouthFloridaDomainers.com event, which was put on by the company Oversee.net. Most of the early innovation in domain name trading, development, and selling originated right here in South Florida. The founders of SFD, Mike Ward, Stu Maloff, and Brian Diener, are some loca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2009

    What Is a Social Media Expert Anyway?

    There is nothing magical to social media​Five minutes looking at marketing information on the internet or attending any tech conference will tell you that the latest craze in "instant gurus" is to title yourself a "social media expert." Anyone can do it. Just start using the term and vaguely talki ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    Will the Internet Be Full Next Year?

    ​If you haven't gotten an iPhone, registered your preferred web address, or otherwise secured your location on the internet, you might want to do so now.  According to the European Commission in a recent survey of organizations, most have not upgraded to the new IPv6 internet protocols and ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    TechSqueeze: SheBlogs Shows That Girls Have All the Fun

    SheBlogs.org founder Julie Wohlberg.A new startup in West Palm Beach is hoping to combine the more traditional public relations sector with the new media niche of women who blog. There are a lot of them, and they are likely more active than most of their male counterparts, some studies might suggest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2009

    Foodbuzz.com Brings Food Blogs to the Forefront

    ​This weekend, self-proclaimed "foodies" with a gift for prose will descend on San Francisco for the first ever Foodbuzz.com Blogger Festival. The three-day gathering will culminate with an awards ceremony where Foodbuzz will hand out golden forks to the top food blogs in a number of categories (e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch

    via Whisk​Although Clean Plate Charlie is the only food blog you really need to read daily, some people just can't get enough. Here are some highlights of other food blogs.The South Florida page of Dine Mag is packed with news of upcoming chef related events and plenty of reviews of eateries. Most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch

    via Chadzilla.com​Although Clean Plate Charlie is the only food blog you really need to read daily, some people just can't get enough. Here are some highlights of other food blogs.Will Jog for Food is keeping up with the whole "Let's exercise AND eat so we don't turn into huge hogs" thing. But don ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2009

    And You Thought Twitter Was Worthless: Buy-One-Get-One Tickets to the Miami International Wine Fair

    ​When Facebook started gobbling up MySpace users, you were one of the first to jump ship. These days, your Twitter account has hundreds of followers and you update your status bi-hourly (4 minutes ago: I remembered why I used to love Captain Crunch so much as a kid). Well now all that social netwo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch

    via Stephencooks.com​Although Clean Plate Charlie is the only food blog you really need to read daily, some people just can't get enough. Here are some highlights of other food blogs.By now, you're probably checking out Burger Beast regularly, thanks to its reviews of Checker's' Baconzilla Burgers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2009

    After Craigslist: Is "Hoes and Bitches" Video the Future of Prostitution Advertising?

    Having romantic problems? A Pompano Beach man has just what you've been looking for... That is, if you've been looking for "easy girls" or "live ass hoes" or women he says he and his friends have hooked up with recently. The video above, posted to YouTube by J'Quan Kabal, shows a series of women, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2009

    Weekend Blog Wrap

    Although Clean Plate Charlie is the only food blog you really need to read daily, some people just can't get enough. Here are some highlights other food blogs, this time with a focus on dessert blogs:It's hard to tell what's more delicious on Cannelle et Vanille: the recipes or the photography. Take ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch

    via Cook To Bang... mmmm PoonchiladasAlthough Clean Plate Charlie is the only food blog you really need to read daily, some people just can't get enough. Here are some highlights other food blogs, this time with a focus on less-local blogs:Serious Eats is a... well a serious food blog. Professional ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch

    via Burger BeastAlthough Clean Plate Charlie is the only food blog you really need to read daily, some people just can't get enough. Here are some highlights other food blogs:Let's say you've already poured through Clean Plate Charlie, but still need more South Florida food blogging goodness. It's i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2009

    Tweet Tweet: Sun-Sentinel Getting Social

    New memo from the Sun-Sentinel. Ladies and gentleman, newspaper's management lexicon gets a fairly new title: "Social Media Coordinator." It's all about Twitter and Facebook and what not. And the SMC for the newspaper is Chris Tiedje. Here's the memo:     Several weeks ago, Seth Liss ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2009

    Lauderdale Votes for Non-Obama Candidates, Democracy Ignored in Non-Twitter Format

    Voters in Fort Lauderdale will elect a mayor and an entire city council today, while over in Fort Myers, President Obama is speaking. Approximately four dozen or so Fort Lauderdale residents are expected to turn temporarily away from their Twitter accounts to vote, and, oh, over on the west coast, t ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 24, 2008

    Forget the PS-Triple

    It’s all about the 360, baby.

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2008
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    April 11, 2008
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    April 11, 2008
  • Music

    April 10, 2008
  • Music

    August 2, 2007

    Outgrowing Tom

    Bugged by MySpace's clutter and limitations, some musicians turn to smaller, artist-friendly alternatives

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2007
  • News

    July 5, 2007

    Pod Shots

    A Deerfield pod-novelist may be close to striking literary gold

  • Music

    March 15, 2007

    The Canucks Are Coming

    Vincent Black Shadow

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2006

    Sallah Sounds Off, Sort Of

    Miami Herald Investigations Editor Michael Sallah gives an interview to PRWeek (thanks Romenesko). It's not exactly a stellar Q & A; in fact, it's short and pretty lame, especially when Sallah -- who is undoubtedly a great journalistic talent -- gives a nod to "savvy PR pros" (which I suppose was an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2006

    Buddy, the Blog, and the Boot

    In his column on Saturday, Buddy Nevins simply informed readers in the final paragraphs that it was his last. "It's been a great run, but the time has come to meet new challenges." Maucker The explanation didn't come until the next day -- from his Sun-Sentinel Editor Earl Maucker. In his Sunday ... More >>

  • Music

    January 29, 2004

    Aftershock

    The music industry's ongoing problems continue to affect the local dance community

  • Culture

    May 2, 2002

    Blog and Pony Show

    It's a Web phenomenon, but is it art?

  • Culture

    April 11, 2002

    When Online Got Off Base

    Or: How Mark Cuban would have--and could have?--saved the music biz

  • Best of BPB

    May 17, 2001
  • Culture

    November 9, 2000

    Ransom Notes

    Can one man convince millions of people to pay for their "free" music?

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