LOTD: 1/3/08

  • Keith O’Brien (who’s having an identity crisis of sorts on Twitter) points out that CBS, in saying they are shutting down their Public Eye ombudsblog because of the lack of a business model, is kind of missing the point. (CT)
  • Kara Swisher is going all digital, eschewing print entirely. (CT)
  • Joe Jaffe is using the same “Use new marketing to prove new marketing” concept for Join the Conversation that he did for Life After the 30-Second Spot. Go check out how you can participate. (CT)
  • If you got some cash for Christmas and are looking to spend it, The Weather Channel can be yours for about $5 billion. Or, if you’re looking for more of a bargain, Plaxo will set you back just $100 million. (CT)

By Chris Thilk

Chris Thilk is a freelance writer and content strategist with over 15 years of experience in online strategy and content marketing. He lives in the Chicago suburbs.