Category Archives: Blogging/WWW

30 years later, the short and strange history of the USFL’s Washington Federals – Q&A with David Kendrick

Thirty years ago today, the Washington Federals and the United State Football League debuted. I was pretty young, so I don’t remember too many specifics other than one of my older neighbors had his birthday party at a game and another one was still using a Federals key chain a decade later. I also remember

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Remembering when Google Reader was great

Google Reader was wonderful. The feed reader made it easy to keep updated with RSS, share/like favorite posts internally (with other users) and externally (via blog widget). In my experience Google Reader gave blog updates a longer shelf life than Twitter does. Plus, it was easy to organize feeds via topic. Unfortunately, Google didn’t seem

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Social Media and sports panel tomorrow night

A long-time WWN reader passes along that Weber Shandwick is hosting a panel calledSocial Media in Sports and How It’s Changing The Game tomorrow evening. Some details: Thursday, December 6, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (EST) Weber Shandwick Event Center 733 10th Street Northwest Washington, DC 20001 We’ll explore topics such as the

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