The Social Hour

Social web addicts Sarah Lane and Amber MacArthur have teamed up to create "The Social Hour," your source for the best social tools, news, and fascinating folks building the next generation of the Internet.

Contact The Social Hour at or 2626-SOCIAL (262-676-2425).

Records live every Thursday at 12:00pm PT / 3:00pm ET.

August 3, 2012
#71: Digg Relaunch, LinkedIn and Yelp Win, Maily for Kids's big relaunch, LinkedIn and Yelp are winning, Maily email for kids, and the mystery of the missing iPhone.

July 27, 2012
#70: Super Social Olympics, Facebook Recommendations, Vsnap

A very social Olympics, Twitter's not playing nice with Instagram, Facebook's recommendations bar, Airbnb buys Batch, Vsnap for vids, & more!

July 20, 2012
#69: Can Marissa Mayer Save Yahoo? Digg's Rebuild, Flipagram

When social gaffes go very wrong, Greenpeace parodies Shell, Flipagram, Rethinking Digg< Save Flickr, Marissa Mayer!

July 13, 2012
#68: Digg's Final Days, Tweetbot for Mac, Unpakt, Gabi

Amber & Sarah on the demise of Digg, Gabi for iPhone, Unpakt for moving, Facebook's Groups lose privacy, & more!

July 6, 2012
#67: Wordpress and Facebook, Club Penguin and Marvel, Moboto, and talk to the manager.

Wordpress holds hands Facebook, Club Penguin teams up with Marvel, Moboto your phone and angry? talk to the manager.

June 25, 2012
#66: Author Margaret Atwood, Yammer sold, Twitter expands, LinkedIn adds video

Amber & Sarah chat with iconic fiction author Margaret Atwood, Yammer sold, Twitter expands, LinkedIn adds video & more!

June 18, 2012
#65: Facebook App Center, Twitterbird,,, airtime

Facebook's new app center, taking flight with Twitterbird, stop shooting the wrong way, the new video chat roulette, & more!