Two Hammer blows against the cable television industry were struck last month when giants HBO and CBS announced that they in 2015 will begin offering monthly online subscriptions to all their content. They are the first two major channels to make the complete shift, though most channels offer online time-shifted or supplemental content before. These […]
I subscribe to the New York Times and the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, for Sunday-only newspapers, both with full 24/7 digital access. But I’ve gotten sick of throwing a pound and a half of newspapers into the recycling bin every Sunday morning the moment they come through the front door. I’d rather read my newspapers on my […]
Have you seen enough food porn? Or perhaps you’re feeling guilty publishing that Instragram photo of the braised pork wild mushroom cheese cobbler you ordered at the restaurant last night (875 calories per serving) Bolthouse Farms, purveyor of the fruit smoothies you find in your grocery store’s vegetable department, thinks its time to make the […]
You’ve seen the news that CVS, the national drug store chain, will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products by October 1. The move was lauded by health officials in and out of government, and has been the source of discussion on news shows this week: was it a principled decision or a shrewd business […]
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AMA & Aquent Webinar: The Fabulous Collision of Search and Social
Social networks and search engines are the two primary ways we seek and browse online for information and personal connections. Google and other search engines have seen huge amounts of traffic growing from social networks and are working frantically to take advantage of this transformation.
These two massive worlds of social networks and search are colliding, and this will change the Internet forever. Click here to watch this Webinar sponsored by the American Marketing Association and Aquent.
Video Worth Watching
Tim Malbon, founding partner at Made by Many in the UK, spoke at an IPA event about Agile and the philosophy of Made by Many. Video courtesy the IPA, originally uploaded by them on Vimeo.
Hans Rosling illuminates the challenges of world poverty with startling infographics:
Douglas Rushkoff of NYU explains why the Internet will destroy our economy--and why that's a good thing: