July 9-10, 2013
San Francisco, CA
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While Google has not featured heavily in the news these past few weeks, eclipsed by Microsoft’s Xbox One and Apple’s Worldwide Design Conference, the employees of the Mountain View, California based company have not been idle. A new version of Google Groups was announced today that will provide improved moderation abilities and a shared inbox feature that will improve the product’s usability…
Since then, Instagram has grown from 90 Million to now 130 million monthly active users uploading 16 Billion photos in just six short months.
With the introduction of Hashtags on Facebook and Videos, the potential for impressions on branded Instagram accounts are greater than ever…
Facebook has made it easier to turn your daily status updates into eye-catching advertisements with the introduction of Promoted Posts. But in order to be successful, you need to get readers interested in your brand rather than turning them off.
As a marketer, there are several important but hazy lines that you must walk…
Ahead of the mysterious June 20 product announcement, some tech media pundits believed that Facebook was about to launch some kind of reader, where Facebook users could receive news and updates from pages and blogs they care about. Especially with the eminent death of Google Reader, Facebook seems like a logical place for this to happen…
On Thursday, Instagram launched video recording — and users could not wait to try out this new feature. Facebook reported that one year’s worth of video was uploaded in the first eight hours after launch.
Additionally, there were 5 million uploads within the first 24 hours. The company also saw a peak of 40 hours of video uploaded per minute during the decisive seventh game of the NBA Finals…
With the NBA Final going to the Miami Heat, who beat the San Antonio Spurs 4-3 in the best-of-seven series to secure their second-consecutive NBA Championship, basketball fans are looking to Thursday to see how the 2013 NBA Draft goes down.
The best place to catch the action? Twitter.
New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media…
In terms of box office revenue, the family-friendly Pixar film Monsters University was the biggest film in the country this weekend, but World War Z, starring Brad Pitt, is the most popular movie on Facebook.
PageData statistics show that there’s more Facebook buzz around World War Z than any other movie in theaters right now…
Some users have seen a new sidebar ad aimed at gaining more page likes.
In the sidebar, Facebook shows three pages users should like under the header “Get Important News.” An Inside Facebook reader tipped us off to this new sidebar ad.
This could be one of Facebook’s new ad units coming to fruition, with the simple goal of obtaining more likes, or just a refresh of sidebar like ads…
Today, RAINN launched a own crowdfunding campaign to ask Internet users to “turn outrage into action” by helping it support survivors of sexual violence — but it turned to Indiegogo to do it…
Warning: Videos include violent imagery. Viewer discretion is advised.
What happens when your favorite childhood movie meets one of the most controversial video games of our generation? Bittersweet destruction.
An online user created a character mod of Grand Theft Auto using Toy Story’s most recognizable figure, Woody…