A survey suggests that many worry something bad will happen at a trade show -- with 66 percent afraid their partner could cheat.
Rumor suggests there might be a few more jobs around. Which means some companies may be turning to virtual career fairs. These present difficult cultural and sartorial questions.
A survey by a Webcasting and virtual events company suggests that Houston tops the list of cities that execs would avoid for a conference or trade show. Los Angeles was second.
ON24, an audio and video network that distributes financial news and corporate messaging, laid off 15 percent of its staff. Sixteen employees were laid off in what the company said was a "business decision." Before the layoffs, the company had 106 full-time employees. The company said it still intends to grow in other areas including sales and business development. CNET Networks, publisher of News.com, is a content partner with ON24.
The digital media company buys Webcasting services provider Streampipe in a move that should bump up Loudeye's bid to nab a bigger part of the corporate streaming market.
The company trims its staff by more than 10 percent as part of a corporate restructuring.