Shelly Palmer Radio Report – December 6, 2010

[wpaudio url=”″ text=”Click to play … ” dl=”0″]

Want a cheap iPhone 4? RadioShack is selling the them at prices lower than any other retailer. In an effort to promote its wireless business, RadioShack has discounted the iPhone 4 by $50 and with a trade-in, the smartphone can be purchased for as low as $24. RadioShack will be running the promotion through December 11th. In other news, PayPal is the latest company to suspend service to WikiLeaks. WikiLeaks was using PayPal to accept donations in order to fund its operations, but PayPal has permanently disabled the account. If you remember, Amazon dropped WikiLeaks from its servers last week. But it’s back up as which is a URL hosted on Swiss servers. And finally, have you noticed that several of your Facebook friends have recently made their profile pictures a cartoon? The Campaign to End Violence Against Children is encouraging users to make their profile pictures cartoon images. The goal is to help raise awareness of the cause.

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



PreviousShelly Palmer Chats with Ali Velshi About the FTC's "Do Not Track" on CNN NextGroupon Not Selling To Google

Get Briefed Every Day!

Subscribe to my daily newsletter featuring current events and the top stories in technology, media, and marketing.