2009 New Media Awards Announced

The New Media Institute at http://www.newmedia.org has officially announced the opening of it’s 2009 Web Awards to recognize achievements in new media communications. Although it will consider many types of new media, the opening awards will be for BLOGs. Anyone may nominate a BLOG for review in the competition. For more information visit the awards site at http://www.newmediaawards.org !
Submit your BLOG now!

Face Book Meets Koobface & Gets Slammed

Face Book is at the summit of the social media heap and its as vulnerable as a Jurassic plant eater stumbling into a T-Rex. As if on cue, its been hit by a virus which could be tantamount to the computer bubonic plague. The Koobface Virus has run amok attacking the PCs of Face Book users. It’s serious. For more on the viral see the following story which appeared in ABC Ne ant its total affect is presently unknown. Needless to say, there are alot of frantic Face Book users and parents of users out there.

To read more about this new virus and its consequences , click on the 2 links for an ABE news story and one from IC Magazine: http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2008/12/05/2438882.htm?section=australia and the PC Magazine story http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2336021,00.asp?kc=PCRSS03069TX1K0001121.

CST Becomes Sponser of New Media Awards 2009

As part of CyberSecure Technologies’ continuing effort to further public awareness of developments in new media, we are sponsoring the 2009 New Media Awards along with PR Web, ANXDI, Campbell Solberg Insurance and a number of other sponsors.