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Videos Show Tense Minutes Before Boston Bombing Suspect Capture

It’s been about 36 hours since Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was taken into custody after being found in a boat parked outside a …

Next up for Google TV: An NBC app with full, free episodes?

Google TV (s GOOG) has long lacked one key feature: Free or fixed-price access to full episodes of shows the day after they air on TV. There is no …

Twitter Expands Sponsored Video Push With BBC America Deal

Twitter is venturing deeper into branded content with a new network partner.<p>The company has signed a deal with BBC America to serve video clips that …

Rangers' game with Cubs postponed. So far, just one game scheduled tomorrow. How long will you give a rain delay before you're out of there? http://d-news.co/kaxKX

Billions of online user actions say gamification increases site engagement 29%

Top Video Trends & Opportunities: Mobile, Social, Ads & TV Everywhere [Report]

Video is a powerful way to reach audiences both for publishers and advertisers. Marketers already know people are watching online video more than …

Completion Rates By Length Of Mobile Rich Media Video Ads [CHART]

Celtra has taken a look at video content in mobile rich media ads, researching 151 such ads viewed by more than 730,000 people running on AdCreator …

Moroney: Newspaper Revenue To Rise By '14

The newspaper industry will see positive growth in overall revenue in 2013-14 before it sees revenue growth from advertising, said the publisher and …

Brightcove Expands TV Everywhere Integrations

At the NABShow last week I did a short video interview with Albert Lai, Brightcove's CTO for Media and Broadcast. In the interview, Albert explained …

Fujitsu has developed technology that can turn a surface into a touchscreen: http://on.mash.to/11clpVD

Twitter’s New Video Plan: Ads, Brought to You by Ads

Want to know what Twitter is trying to do as it pushes into video?<p>No need to wait: You can see it right now.<p>Here’s an example from earlier this …

Tech

YouTube just got support for multiple admins per channel

Content creators don’t need to share the password to their YouTube (S GOOG) channel anymore to allow multiple team members to upload videos: The site …

Do People Watch Video Differently on Mobile Phones vs. Tablets?

As the number of mobile video viewers continues its steady climb, it’s becoming increasingly clear that not all users behave in the same way. One …

Traditional Media Ad Spend Dips Lower as More Dollars Shift to Digital

The shift from traditional media ad spending to digital continues unabated. That’s according to a Duke University Fuqua School of Business survey of …

Just How Popular Is YouTube?

When most users think of digital video, they most commonly think of YouTube. And it’s no coincidence, given the dominance of the video platform, that …

Boosted by YouTube, Online Video Booming in the UK

The world’s most popular video site marked its eighth birthday in February 2013. YouTube, owned by Google since 2006, now boasts over 800 million …

RTB Gives Digital Video an Extra Boost

Advertisers and publishers have been quick to join the real-time bidding (RTB) marketplace. Drawn by the efficiency and targeting offered by …

TV Advertising Keeps Growing as Mobile Boosts Digital Video Spend

Digital advertising can’t stop the rise of US TV ad spending, though the pace of growth of TV ad dollars is much slower. Still, eMarketer predicts US …

How Teenagers Spend Money

Ah, life without a mortgage, insurance, or savings.<p>One hundred years ago, the typical American family spent half its income on food and clothes. Today, thanks to massive gains in productivity in agriculture and manufacturing, we spend hardly a fifth of our budget clothing and feeding ourselves. But …

How Bad Is the PC Market? Analysts Count the Ways.

Shares of companies involved in various parts of the PC industry did about as well as you might expect today, in the wake of two reports yesterday …

J.C. Penney’s Real Problem: The Shrinking Middle Class

Ron Johnson’s office seat has barely cooled off following his departure as business observers everywhere dissect what went so dreadfully wrong at J.C. Penney. The former Apple executive was too Silicon Valley for the Plano, Texas, retailer. He was arrogant. He didn’t test his ideas, maintaining the …

10 Annoying Social Media Habits Businesses Need To Stop Doing

Chances are you've visited a page that has done a variation of what's listed below. Here are a list of the most common habits that will put users off your page for good.<p>Asking For Shares Or Retweets<p>Honestly, there's nothing more discouraging to see than people or pages posting an update or offer …

BII REPORT: How Location-Based Data Is Making Mobile Advertising Explode

Location-enabled mobile ads have generated excitement for their effectiveness and the impressive prices they command. And many mobile ad trading platforms have recently reported triple-digit increases in location-enabled impressions.<p>In a <b>recent report</b> from <b>BI Intelligence</b> on location-based data, we …

Mobile Advertising

BII REPORT: Here's Why The "Second Screen" Industry Is Set To Explode

The mobile industry is working hard to create mobile apps and sites that relate to what's on TV, in order to capitalize on this behavior.<p>This approach is often referred to as the "second screen," the idea being that the tablet or smartphone becomes a TV companion device, allowing for added levels …

Gigaom | Ebooks made up 23 percent of US publisher sales in 2012, says the AAP

Advertisement<p>Ebooks accounted for 22.55 percent, or nearly a quarter, of U.S. book publishers’ sales in 2012, according to a full-year report …

Gigaom | MLB plans ad exchanges to target premium baseball fans

Advertisement<p>Major League Baseball will start collecting more data about customers who visit its websites as part of a plan to create new premium …