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How Instagram's New Feed Will Impact Brands and Influencers

What does Instagram's new algorithmic feed mean for the platform's lucrative influence economy?<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom</b> — Back in March, Instagram …

Kendall Jenner

These 5 Startups Used Snapchat To Boost Their Brand (And So Can You)

These brands jumped on Snapchat early and have reaped the benefits. They spill their secrets here.<p>When Snapchat burst onto the scene in 2011, it became a sensation among teenagers who loved the idea of sending messages that disappear. In a social media landscape dominated by platforms like Facebook …

Charisma

The Art Newspaper

Newsletter signup<p>Our daily newsletter contains a round-up of the stories published on our website, previews of exhibitions that are opening and more. …

Amazon takes aim at YouTube with new video service | Reuters

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) launched a service on Tuesday that allows users to post videos and earn royalties from them, setting up the world’s biggest online retailer to compete directly with Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) YouTube.<p>The service, called Amazon Video Direct, will make the uploaded …

Enterprise Tech

Embracing the Digital Future of Art Books

<b>Getty Publications has inaugurated a new series of open-access collection catalogues available online, as downloadable ebooks, and in print</b>Getty …

Humanities

Fondation Louis Vuitton Gets Decked out With a Temporary Art Piece

Paris is home to a laundry list of architectural wonders, one of the most recent being the Frank Gehry-designed building for the Fondation Louis …

Exiting Through the Met’s Gift Shop Just Got That Much Cooler

The future of retail? That’s anyone’s guess, but visitors to the Costume Institute’s “Manus x Machina” can expect a forward-facing shopping experience if ever there was one, thanks in large part to Olivia Kim, Nordstrom VP of creative projects, Opening Ceremony alum, and all-around cool girl who’s …

WME-IMG Partners With Frieze

GRAHAM CARLOW/COURTESY FRIEZE<p>The entertainment agency WME | IMG announced today that, as part of a partnership plan, it is investing in Frieze, which …

How Crowdsourcing Brought an ISIS-Destroyed Museum Back to Life

Crowdsourcing

Facebook mobile ads now make up 79 percent of its business

Facebook is more mobile than ever. Again.<p>Facebook is more mobile than ever. Again.<p>The company reported first-quarter earnings on Wednesday, claiming a profit of 77 cents per share on revenue of $5.4 billion for the quarter. Roughly 79 percent of that revenue came from mobile advertising, which made …

Facebook

Explore the Guggenheim through the Google Cultural Institute

Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural masterpiece may be a fixture on New York City’s famed Museum Mile, but now, even if you’re not a Manhattanite, you …

Museums

The new Tate Modern: more space, seats … and women

Art gallery on London’s South Bank seeks to embrace more global works after its bold £260m extension<p>Tate Modern’s vast £260m extension will open this summer as the gallery places greater focus on international art and – the new director’s avowed aim – women.<p>Frances Morris, who has been in post for …

Art

Book club: ARTBOOK opens a sprawling new entity at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel

Last weekend, ARTBOOK unveiled its latest bookstore at Hauser Wirth & Schimmel’s new Downtown Los Angeles space. The store offers around 3,000 titles on contemporary art and culture – including 500 monographs on women artists, and 200 critical texts related to Hauser Wirth & Schimmel’s current …

The Guggenheim Debuts an iPad App

Get artwork information, curator commentary, and artist interviews with the Guggenheim’s new iPad app<p>The days of scribbling down artists’ names and painting titles are behind us. Now all of that information is at our fingertips with museum-specific apps that keep track of the hard-to-remember …

5 steps for building digital products in the newsroom, The Washington Post way

'Our biggest competitors these days aren’t The New York Times or CNN. They are Hulu, Netflix and any place a user might spend their time'

Journalism

The Aspiring Novelist Who Became Obama’s Foreign-Policy Guru

Picture him as a young man, standing on the waterfront in North Williamsburg, at a polling site, on Sept. 11, 2001, which was Election Day in New York City. He saw the planes hit the towers, an unforgettable moment of sheer disbelief followed by panic and shock and lasting horror, a scene that …

Obama Administration