Friday, November 25, 2011 Partners with International Festival is an official media partner for the upcoming International Festival taking place Dec 2 - 4 in Rio de Janeiro.

The CulturaDigital festival is a meeting of stakeholders in digital culture; art directors, producers, musicians, activists and organizations whose work all intersect at the juncture of culture, politics and technology.

Last year over 3,500 producers, activists and innovators attended the event. This year's attendance is expected to far exceed those numbers. The festival packs a powerful and culturally diverse line up of institutions and individuals participating: keynotes from Yochai Benkler, Kenneth Goldsmith, and Michel Bauwens, and labs and workshops highlighting the agents of change in digital culture. will provide the audience fresh news daily embedded on their website, and in celebration of the curator's behind the festival, will hold interviews with keynote speakers and festival curators who have skillfully selected this years projects. You can read these interviews on the community blog beginning December 2nd.

Want to participate in the festival but can't make it to Rio? Join the open call to collaborate and create a poster for the festival. 10 will be picked to print and post around the city of Rio during the event.

Follow all the festival news on the Daily or on Twitter at #culturadigitalbr tag.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Beta Test the New "Nomad"

Become a Beta-Tester !
Soon blog and site owners will be able to treat readers to favorite news embedded directly on their site with the "Nomad"!

We are getting close to releasing this feature and we are looking for beta testers to help test it.

To see an example of the Nomad, click here.

If you would like to be considered for beta testing click on the invite link below. If you are selected for testing we will send you an email with the embed code and you can get started!

The Nomad can be customized to fit any page size and provides an optimal on-site viewing experience for your viewers.  Readers can easily browse headlines and topic sections for articles of interest, with dedicated pages for image and video viewing, and we have made sharing favorite content ultra easy via Twitter, Facebook or email directly from the widget.  It is a product that could easily be customized and we are currently considering this as a base for a premium product.

Be the first on your block to try it out!
Each week until the end of the year, we will offer the Nomad embedded to a limited number of beta testers to try it out free of charge. All we ask in return is your good feedback.

Beta places are limited in number so get your name on the list today!

(you must be signed-in to, obviously...)

Tuesday, November 22, 2011 is Nominated as Finalist at the Mashable Awards 2011

We are thrilled to announce that has been nominated as a Mashable Award's finalist in the category "Up and Coming Social Media Service" for the 2011 Mashable Awards!

This is a huge honor and we could not have been nominated without you, our community. Thank you!

Final voting is open now and will close December 16th. Winners will be announced December 19th and honored on January 11 at the MashBash CES in Las Vegas. With your help we can seal the deal and walk away with the award. But we need your vote (again!)

Let's win this together! Cast your vote now, it's easy:

1. Click on this link.
2. In the "For" drop down, select "Up-and-Coming Social Media Service"
3. In the "I vote for" drop down menu, select!

You can vote once a day until December 16th and we'd appreciate it if you'd do so!  If we are nominated the "Up and Coming Social Media Service" for 2011 we guarantee that there will be a lot of celebrating, with YOU, in Las Vegas!

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 and PublicisLive Partner for the Monaco Media Forum 2011

PublicisLive, the event arm of Publicis Groupe and the forum's producer, has embedded on the event's home page, For a second year in row, will deliver the official MMF news fresh, daily, to attendees and forum enthusiasts world-wide.

PublicisLive specializes in organizing and producing some of the world's most prestigious conferences and corporate events for business, public and governmental institutions, foundations, and non-governmental organisations. Among the events it produces each year are the famous Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Abu Dhabi Media Summit and the Monaco Media Forum. PublicisLive is part of Publicis Groupe, the world's third-largest communications group. 

The Monaco Media Forum takes place this week form Nov. 9-11.2011. Whether you are attending or just interested in participating in the conversation, tweet using the event's tag #monacomediafrm or #mmf2011 to identify your tweets during the forum and you could be selected to contribute to the "Monaco Media Forum Daily".

Friday, November 4, 2011

Curate Google+ into your, Today!

Publishers, we've added google+ as a content stream making it even easily to find and publish the content you want for your topic specific!

Starting today, google+ joins the ranks of Twitter, Facebook and RSS as a content source, making it even easier for you to find, filter, and publish the content you want for your topic specific papers.

Google+ users share billion of articles, images and videos in almost every country worldwide, daily. For publishers, that means one more rich and diverse source of great articles, gorgeous photos and inspiring videos for you to share with your readers. For readers, that translates to an even more diverse and interesting daily read.

Good curation leads to great discovery. Let us know how google+ enhances your experience!