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Apple’s heartwarming holiday ad is another tear-jerker

It’s becoming a holiday tradition for Apple: Ads designed to pull at viewers’ heartstrings. If you can make it through the new one without tearing …

Who gets left out of all those Hollywood tax incentives? Musicians

Most of Hollywood celebrated in September, when California Gov. Jerry Brown put his signature to a vastly expanded tax incentive for the movie industry.<p>Musicians were left out of the party. Brown's signature more than tripled the program's size to $330 million from $100 million starting in 2016, …

Arby’s Forgot to Feature Pepsi in an Ad, but This Apology More Than Makes Up for It

Arby's wants you—and Pepsi—to know it's really sorry that it forgot to feature the soft drink in two of its own ads this year.<p>The roast beef chain's …

Nickelodeon Shifts Its $10 Million Media Business

Nickelodeon's media account has found a new home.<p>The business is shifting to Spark after a review, according to sources. The cable network, a unit of …

Brands Opt For Web Video Shops And Skip Creative Agencies

When Freshpet in September decided it wanted branded content, the pet food purveyor hired ShareAbility, a production house focused solely on …

From Auctions to Art Basel: Photos of Creatives

6<p>Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce<p>From left: Frances Berwick, president of lifestyle networks, NBCUniversal Cable; Bonnie Hammer, chairman of …

Steve Stoute’s Agency Will Now Work on the NBA

Steve Stoute may have come from the music industry, but he understands a core tenet of advertising: It's all about relationships.<p>So, while Stoute's …

#TBT: ‘Come Home to NBC’ With Michael J. Fox and Betty White in These ’80s Promos

NBC was on top of the television universe in the late '80s, with an arsenal of TV's most-watched shows, including The Cosby Show, Cheers, Family Ties …

Accounts in Review: NBA, Nordstrom Find New Shops for Creative, Media

Reunited and it feels so good. Steve Stoute's Translation will work again with the NBA's Pam El, as the New York agency landed lead creative …

Watch a Designer Who Really Knows What He’s Doing Create a Logo From Scratch

If you’ve ever wondered how logos get made, who makes them, and where the people making them draw their inspiration—here’s a great little glimpse …

Soundcloud Accounts Entrepreneurs Should Follow

This week, NASA joined audio-sharing platform SoundCloud, attracting more than 25,000 followers with sounds from historic spaceflights and current …

Under Armour Is Becoming A Viable Threat To Nike

Under Armour's footwear and apparel sales jumped 29% in the third quarter from a year ago and net income grew 22% to $89.1 million, the company reported Thursday.<p>The Baltimore-based company says it's now on track to bring in a total of $3.03 billion in sales in 2014, which would be a 30% jump over …

Is Def Jam Pulling Away From YouTube?

It's impossible to deny that YouTube is the dominant online video platform, but as competitors offer better terms, publishers are considering other …

Martha Stewart Abandons DIY Approach to Magazine Business

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia appears to have found a solution for its struggling magazine business: hand it over to another publisher. Today, MSLO …

Top 10 Web Series Videos: Professional Vine Twerker Says She Makes 6 Figures

Don't tell Jessica Vanessa the twerking craze is over. The 22-year-old Vine star recently revealed on Barcroft TV that she makes six figures through …

What Is Snoop Dogg Going to Do With Reddit?

In early October, it was revealed that Snoop Dogg—alongside other investors such as Andreessen Horowitz, Sequoia Capital, Peter Thiel, Ron Conway and …

Chris Hardwick Strikes a Deal to Monetize His Company’s Popular Nerd Podcasts

Nerdist Industries, the multi-platform entertainment publisher founded by actor Chris Hardwick, announced a new partnership Wednesday with Midroll …

Traditional Education: The Sacred Cow Is Slain | Inc.com

Our traditional education system is the last great monopoly of the Industrial Age and is awkwardly out of synch with the Participation Age in which we live.<p><b>Education Won't Make You Successful</b><p>The present system was designed in the mid 1800s specifically to feed the Factory System, for the benefit of …

5 of the Best Business Books of 2014 | Inc.com

Learning from the greats is how you avoid re-inventing the wheel. In the world of business, there are plenty of successful, wealthy people happy to dole out advice--and they package their entire message nicely in an e-book, hardcover or softcover for your choosing. The year isn't over yet, but …

Mark Cuban: The True Reason Companies Die

Mark Cuban, serial entrepreneur and owner of the Dallas Mavericks, knows why most most businesses fail.

5 Ways to Become a Millennial Millionaire

Millennial millionaires are more common than you think. The Millennial Generation seems to be fascinated by its young millionaires and the glamorous …

Leave It to a Laxative Brand to Make the Year’s Most Uncomfortable Ad

At first glance, this Dulcolax ad draws you in with its warm sepia tones and lovely vignetted glow. Then you look closer, and … oh my God. Are those</i> …

NBA star Carmelo Anthony turns investor, co-founds M7 Tech Partners

Athletes need a fallback plan once their bodies can no longer compete, and for former pro basketball player Carmelo Anthony, it’s investing in tech startups.<p>Today, Anthony and former Bertelsmann Direct North America chief executive Stuart Goldfarb are announcing the formation of a new venture …

Spoelstra: LeBron seems at 'peace'

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra says he has no ill will toward LeBron James.<p>Speaking for the first time since James announced that he would leave the …

James Jones joins Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers added another shooting specialist who has a good relationship with LeBron James, locking up veteran forward James Jones on …

Basketball

Mike Miller wants Ray Allen on Cavs

Mike Miller told ESPN Radio on Thursday that he's trying to recruit Ray Allen to sign with the Cavaliers, pointing to the veteran as the kind of …

Kyrie Irving: LeBron return 'exciting'

Kyrie Irving is just as excited for the return of LeBron James to the Cavaliers as the rest of Cleveland.<p>The fourth-year point guard, speaking …

Kobe Bryant is documentary subject

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- Kobe Bryant says he's "scared'' about his future after basketball, although he's embracing the challenge of finding …

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