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Why do travelers prefer booking with OTAs?

The latest report by Phocuswright, “Channel Surfing: Where Consumers Shop for Travel Online,” reveals that leisure tourism is growing around the …

RuPaul Makes Herstory With First Ever Emmy Win

A big congrats to the drag mama herself, RuPaul, for winning his first ever Emmy award for Outstanding Host of a Variety, Nonfiction Or Reality …

Sexting is laid bare in this short documentary

The reality of being young in 2016 involves a lot of time spent on your phone. An inevitable part of growing up is exploring your own body and sexuality.<p>While this used to be a mostly physical thing, it’s now becoming more and more mediated by technology.<p>However, there are obvious dangers at hand …

Documentaries

40 abreviaturas de Twitter para tu diccionario profesional de redes sociales [Infografía]

El uso de las <b>abreviaturas de Twitter</b> es algo habitual y una de las principales características que lo hacen diferente. Muchas veces, esta cantidad …

Snapchat for B2B: Examples of Brands in Action, Best Practices & Tips

From its beginnings as a disappearing photo app to adding interactive—often hilarious—filter options and storytelling capabilities, Snapchat has come …

Social Media

Snapchat is looking at a way to recognize objects in your snaps and serve you related ads

A patent published by the United States Patent and Trademark office on Thursday and first filed in January 2015 (you can read it in full below) details how the system would work.<p>A person taking a photo of The Empire State building, for example, could be served a fun filter of King Kong that they …

Machine Perception

5 Rules for Getting Global Customers

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Finding new customers ins one of the biggest ongoing struggles that business owners today face. New customers breathe new life into a business and they can keep your company running and turning a profit. However, although …

Snapchat Now Lets Everyone Pay To Design Geofilters

Snapchat is introducing yet another revenue stream today in the form of on-demand geo-filters.<p>As it stands now, Snapchat already has two types of geofilters. Community Geofilters can not include logos or marketing and can be submitted for free. For example, where I live in Brooklyn, there are …

Social Media

Facebook Instant Articles Will Give All Publishers Faster Loading, Fewer Monetization Options

Facebook is taking another bite of the outside Internet by turning its Instant Articles format into an open platform any publisher can use starting April 12th. Yet the question remains whether Instant Articles are good for publishers, or something detrimental they’ll have to adopt or be left behind.<p>…

Personalized News

16 Things Lady Gaga Looked Like During Her Super Bowl Performance

Yaaass, Gaga!

Jane the Virgin Proves Diversity Is More Than Skin Deep

By subverting its telenovela format, the show goes beyond colorblind casting to weave Latino culture into every part of its story.<p>As the only show currently on network television with a predominantly Latino cast, <i>Jane the Virgin</i> matters. The CW’s comedy-drama, loosely adapted from a Venezuelan …

TV