Cashmore: Media becoming social – social becoming media

In an interview with The Telegraph, Cashmore notes social convergence: Social media is becoming the web, and social media is becoming the media. It’s been a nice area to be covering these last few years, and we’ve been able to grow as a blog alongside it. There’s very little on the web that hasn’t had […]

Cashmore “King of Twitter”

Cashmore is crowned the most influential Briton on Twitter. His Twitter feed has 1.8 million followers, followed by Stephen Fry, who has 1.1 million followers and Russell Brand. INQ Mobile calculated the “influence rating” of Twitter users by measuring the number of times they tweeted, how good they were at re-tweeting other people’s messages, and […]

Third Open Web Award winners

The winners include Pandora, Fish Wrangler (a Facebook game), and “Surprise Marriage Proposal in Spain” as best YouTube video.