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Why Derek Carr owes Joe Flacco royalties

Joe Flacco’s 2012 postseason is quite possibly the best postseason run in history. 9.0 yards per attempt, 11 TDs, 0 INTs. The Ravens knocked off the …

Marshawn Lynch’s fit with the Raiders

<i>Edit: If the video above does not play, please click “Watch on YouTube” or</i> <i>follow this link.</i><p>The Oakland Raiders are becoming one of the premiere teams …

Century Links 6/22: Roster Battles to Look Forward to

Seahawks expecting fierce competition at running back in training camp | ProFootballTalk<br>The Seahawks are still searching for an answer in their …

3 Things You Should Know About Influencer Marketing (According To This Industry Pro)

Influencer marketing wasn’t even an industry 5 years ago. That’s what makes it such a fascinating space. It has been one of the most rapidly evolving marketing strategies, and yet in many ways it still flies under the radar in terms of big-brand recognition. There are only a handful of brands and …

Public Relations

The future of ad agencies has never been more in doubt

A few years ago, Booking.com, a hotel e-commerce site owned by Priceline, worked closely with a media-buying agency to figure out where to allocate its ad budgets.<p>"We'd have meetings where we'd sit down and say, 'We should put this much on YouTube, this much on other sites,' et cetera," Pepijn …

Advertising

All Our Best Advice on Deciding Whether to Rent or Buy a Home

<i>For more personal finance tips, sign up for the Your Money newsletter here.</i><p>So you’re thinking of buying a home, perhaps your very first one. But you wonder whether you might be better off continuing to rent. And you have no idea how to figure out which choice makes more sense for you.<p>Well, join the …

Report: Being Snarky On Social Media Isn't A Winning Play For Brands

Wendy’s certainly has been setting the bar for snarky and witty comebacks on social media. I, for one, was a huge fan and thought they were paving the way for brands that would propel engagement and social growth to even higher heights. Then tack on their epic #NuggsForCarter tweet that shattered …

Public Relations

Are markets about to topple and crash: five key measures

World stock markets are expensive by almost any metric – and the biggest of all the major markets is registering the highest readings.<p>American shares make up more than half the global stock market. Since the beginning of 2016 their value has risen by almost 30pc, with around half of that rally …

5 moves to save your spine

Even the most technically sound swings cause stress on the spine, but golf doesn't have to sentence you to future back pain. To avoid discomfort, says Golf Digest Fitness Advisor Ben Shear, "strengthen the muscles at the bottom of the spine, and improve flexibility in the mid and upper back." All …

Golf

Free Up iPhone Space With These Hidden Tricks

It’s 2017 and I still often witness this soul-crushing scene: A friend goes to take a photo only to realize he doesn’t have any more space on his iPhone (soul crush 1). Then he frantically deletes apps or photos (soul crush 2). Finally, he can take a picture…of his latte (soul crush 3).<p>Deleting a …

iOS

Stop Giving Away Shots: Tighten Your Game From Tee To Green

The difference between a good round and a bad one is how well you avoid the three biggest shot-wasters in golf: (1) Penalty strokes when hitting longer clubs; (2) Needing two short-game shots to get the ball on the green; (3) Three-putting. To avoid these mistakes, I'll first get your chipping and …

Golf

21 Unforgettable Activities on Kauai That Will Keep You Busy

6. Hike the Kalalau trail<p>Just as the Waimea Canyon, the Kalalau trail is a must-see attraction on Kauai! You haven’t truly visited Kauai, if you …

How The Economist turns social visitors into subscribers

For The Economist, as print ad revenues have fallen and digital ad revenues haven’t plugged the gap, the focus has been on increasing profitability …

Four original series headed to YouTube Kids

YouTube Kids is celebrating its second birthday with some big news.<p>Beginning this spring, the platform — which last year YouTube integrated with its …

The Right Way To Chip

Simple keys for making solid contact—every time.<p>Chipping looks so easy when you see a good player doing it. On the flip side, it can be hard to watch when someone is struggling with these little shots.<p>The No. 1 issue is making solid contact. Why? Because the club's not moving fast enough to keep …

Golf

Facebook Streaming TV App In The Works, To Focus On Long-Form, Original Content: Report

Social networking giant Facebook is jumping on the streaming media bandwagon too after traditional TV programming has been given a run for its money …

Facebook Developing Video App for Apple TV, Other Set-Tops (Report)

Facebook is developing an app for set-top boxes including Apple TV, as a way to bring longer-form video content — and video ads — to big-screen TVs …

How do you make new friends as an adult? Be like the golden retriever

When you are an adult, it is hard to make new friends. I myself used to be real weird about it. At a party, for example, a potential friend might ask about my favorite sandwich. <i>This is it!</i> I would think. <i>My big shot! What’s a cool kind of sandwich to like?</i> But in my eagerness to impress, my mind …

Pets

Earl Thomas Is Convinced That Tom Brady Would Be Awful If He Played In The NFC West

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots have dominated the AFC East for years – the Patriots have only failed to win the division once since 2003, and Brady missed that season with a knee injury. In the eyes of Seahawks safety Earl Thomas, Brady and co. wouldn’t be so great if they played in the NFC …

NFL

Facebook is (finally) preparing to make money off its massive video audience

Facebook is about to turn up the volume on its video competition with YouTube.<p>Videos on the social network can soon include mid-roll advertisements, …

Amazon Fire TV 4K televisions to launch in a challenge to Android TV

Until now, Amazon has confined its Fire TV devices to its own set-top boxes or Fire TV Sticks, but today the company announced a more direct challenge to smart TVs that use Android TV and Roku. As part of CES 2017, it was announced that Seiki, Westinghouse and Element will launch 4K televisions …

Televisions

'YouTuber' is a real word now because the Oxford English Dictionary says so

The Oxford English Dictionary has given YouTubers some career validation.<p>"YouTuber" is among the 500 or so new words — including "Brexit" and …

How to Vary Pitch Height to Get Close Around the Green

Are you a one-trick pony when it comes to pitching trajectory? If so, you're severely limited when you have to fly the ball to the back of the green …

Golf

Sports viewership is changing, but the costs and benefits to fans remain murky

In 2002, Major League Baseball ran an experiment of sorts. For 63 years, baseball had been beamed via cables into American homes, and fans could gather around the family television set to watch the national pastime. Now, for the first time, MLB was live-streaming a baseball game onto their …

John Skipper

Buzzfeed launches first sponsored scripted series starring Ashly Perez

<i>Buzzfeed</i> has launched its first sponsored scripted series with Toyota Corolla.<p><i>Unfortunatly Ashly</i>, a spin-off of the BuzzFeed Violet series, is a …

Amazon is looking to create its own competitor to cable TV, and it’s entering a bloodbath

The idea is that you get a TV package similar to what you would get on cable or satellite, but it's delivered over the internet to your TV, phone, laptop, and so on — without any legacy equipment.<p>With the release of AT&T's DirecTV Now, which starts at $35 per month, the industry now has three major …

Televisions

World's biggest YouTube star PewDiePie threatens to delete channel

The world's most popular and highest-earning YouTube star, PewDiePie, followed through on a threat to delete his channel on Friday night - just not the one that everybody was expecting<p>PewDiePie, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg and who has made an estimated $15 million (£12 million) this year …

Internet

Forbes 2016 list of highest paid YouTubers will make you weep

PewDiePie — who recently declared he will delete his YouTube channel once he reaches 50 million subscribers — is the highest paid digital star of …

Why YouTubers are so mad at YouTube, again

LOS ANGELES — PewDiePie is so mad at YouTube that he says he's calling it quits once he hits 50 million subscribers.<p>Why? The YouTuber, whose real …