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Media Job Search Canada: New Jobs Job Opportunities

Coordinating Technician, Network control centre and Tv Master Control (French Services) – SHE00021 Company: CBC RADIO-CANADA Location: Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada Company Website: http://www.cbc.ca Job Posted: May 25, 2009 Application Deadline: Jun 4, 2009 National Account Managers Company: WESTPALM MEDIA Location: Toronto / GTA, Ontario, Canada Company Website: http://www.westpalm.ca Job Posted: May 25, 2009 Application Deadline: … Continue reading

On the Road: In-Flight Entertainment That Begins With Wi-Fi

By JOE SHARKEY@nytimes.com Airlines that are installing Wi-Fi systems aboard their aircraft may eventually use the equipment to provide passengers with programming to be viewed on laptops or smartphones. (continues@nytimes.com)

In Malaysia, containers pop up as budget hotel rooms

Pop-up, recyclable and foldable hotel rooms are all familiar concepts to regular Springwise readers, so we couldn’t resist sharing yet another application we recently learned about, this time in Malaysia. (continues@springwise.com)

Jet Blue (video)

New York Wants to Make Taxis Into iPhones

BY Cliff Kuang@Fastcompany.com New York wants to reinvent its taxis. The metropolis just put out an all-points-bulletin to tech companies, and the general public, seeking new gizmos and innovations that would improve the cab riding experience. The city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) is open to all ideas, but top priority has been given to … Continue reading

Nationwide taxi booking & payment via mobile phone

@springwise.com Consumers have been able to book taxis by cell phone for some time now, but a new, Virginia-based service aims to expand that capability with a comprehensive—and nationwide—paperless approach that includes mobile ride tracking and payment as well. (continues@springwise.com)

‘Hyperlocal’ Web Sites Deliver News Without Newspapers

By CLAIRE CAIN MILLER and BRAD STONE@ The New York Times If your local newspaper shuts down, what will take the place of its coverage? Perhaps a package of information about your neighborhood, or even your block, assembled by a computer. (continues@ The New York Times)

Live Broadcast/ Eric Schmidt, CEO, Google

@ Newspaper Association of America (NAA)

In-Flight Magazine to be Available on Newsstands

By Jason Fell @ Foliomag.com With a $3.99 cover price, Delta’s relaunched Sky expands to bookstores. (continues@foliomag.com)

Jobs: aboutfreelancewriting.com

Are you a foodie who loves to share your opinion? Interview transcriber Research Analyst Spanish/Portuguese Speaking Intern – Mobile Phone Knowledge Freelance writer for tour descriptions & online content Freelance Sports Writer Freelance Writer needed – web content for MMA company Freelance Reviews Managing Editor, Change.org Ghost Writer For Debt Relief and Credit Repair and … Continue reading