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Entries by Shira Lazar from 07/2011

Weird Al Yankovic: "Twitter and YouTube Basically Saved My Album"

| Posted 07.02.2011 | Entertainment

This week, I spoke to "Weird Al" Yankovic, who made waves this week with his Lady Gaga spoof, "Perform This Way." The single is off of his long-delayed album, Alpocolypse.

Incubus Innovates Album Release With Digital Headquarters

| Posted 07.08.2011 | Entertainment

I recently caught up with Incubus to discuss their new album and how they're using a mix of online tools to bring their creativity and engagement with fans to another level.

Mugglenet Founder: Harry Potter Is a "Gateway Drug for Reading"

| Posted 07.15.2011 | Entertainment

Emerson Spartz, the creator of Mugglenet -- the most popular Harry Potter fansite around -- joined my show, What's Trending, this week to discuss the end of the Harry Potter era and what the future holds for Potter fans around the world.

Comic Con Preview: Stan Lee on How SDCC Has Evolved

| Posted 07.21.2011 | Entertainment

For those who have been to San Diego Comic Con, you know it's a grueling five day marathon of attending panels, waiting in line and splurging your cash on that latest convention collectable PVC figurine.

How the #FuckYouWashington Twitter Movement Began: Interview With Jeff Jarvis

| Posted 07.28.2011 | Technology

What first began as anger over the debt ceiling negotiations became something much more as tens of thousands of tweets flooded the social stream taking aim at the overall political process.