This week on the GeekWire radio show and podcast, guest host Monica Guzman fills in for John to help us run down the week’s biggest tech news headlines — including Facebook’s partnership with Skype, President Obama’s Twitter news conference, and the Experience Music Project’s attempt to establish a new identity for itself.

Then we’re joined by Shauna Causey, a Social Media Club Seattle organizer and social media manager for Nordstrom, who helps us make sense of all the changes in the world of social networking lately, including the impact of Google+ on the technology scene.

And in the final segment, we bring back our Name That Tech Tune contest, with a chance to win tickets to the upcoming Startup BBQ in Seattle.

Listen to the show above or subscribe using this RSS feed (feeds.feedburner.com/geekwirepodcast). Subscribe in iTunes or Zune. Here’s the MP3 file for this week’s show.

Stories and links related to this week’s shows …

Monica Guzman
Monica Guzman

Facebook and Skype: Facebook rolls out Skype video calls, from Seattle teamZuckerberg: Microsoft deal gives Skype ‘a sense of stability’ in Facebook’s eyes.

Obama and Twitter: Obama’s latest social media town hall: Will Twitter do better than FacebookRecap: Twitter and Obama reinvent the town hall, with a little help from Twitter

Experience Music Project: EMP Museum? Music and sci-fi mecca reinvents itself, again

Monica Guzman: Visit Monica’s website, and follow her @moniguzman on Twitter. Also listen to her previous guest appearance on the GeekWire show.

Shauna Causey

Shauna Causey: Visit Shauna’s Posterous page, and follow her on Twitter @shaunacausey. Here’s the Social Media Club Seattle website.

Literally Unbelievable: Stories from the Onion as interpreted by Facebook

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Name that Tech Tune: Listen to the sound and submit your answer here.

Shauna’s favorite apps: Instagram and ProCamera

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  • Tim Reha

    Nice show gang!

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