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10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

2. <b>Real-time bidding is projected to account for 33% of digital ad sales, about $18.2 billion, in the US by 2018.</b><p>3. <b>IBM has plans to use its "supercomputer" technology, Watson, to help predict what ads people want to click on.</b><p>4. <b>Dentsu Aegis Network acquired Covario, a search and content performance</b> …

How Twitter Can Solve 3 Major Sales Challenges #SocialSelling

Turns out social selling is more than just using social media. In fact, Twitter can help solve three common sales challenges. Clickthrough this presentation to see it all.

Brains Behaving Badly: Why So Many Comedians End Up Self-Destructing

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> Rolling Stone.<p>Being a professional comedian brings with it a set of unintended consequences. For one thing, you …

REVEALED: The Demographic Trends For Every Social Network

In a new report from BI Intelligence, we unpack data from over a dozen sources to understand how social media demographics are still shifting.<p><i>Here are a few of the key takeaways from the BI Intelligence report:</i><p>Facebook still skews significantly female. Women in the U.S. are more likely to use …

4 Ways & 14 Tactics to Drive More Revenue With Community

<i>Shannon is Mention’s Content & PR Manager, where she crafts words, creates strategies, and recruits loyal advocates. This post originally appeared on the Mention blog.</i><p>Knowing what your customers think about you and your brand is clearly invaluable information, but you’d be surprised by how many …

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'The Collaboration: Hollywood's Pact With Hitler' Details Negotiations Between American Movie Industry, Nazi Germany

It turns out the golden age of Hollywood wasn't so bright after all. A nefarious side of Hollywood's history has been unveiled in the new book "The Collaboration: Hollywood's Pact With Hitler," which explores the U.S. movie industry's apparent contentious dealings with Nazi Germany during the 1930s.<p>…

How the NSA Targets Germany and Europe

Top secret documents detail the mass scope of efforts by the United States to spy on Germany and Europe. Each month, the NSA monitors a half a …

Is Germany too powerful for Europe?

In his novel Fatherland, Robert Harris envisaged a hellish scenario – Hitler won the second world war. Decades later, the Greater German Reich extends from the Rhine to the Caspian Sea. The rest of Europe, though notionally consisting of independent states, is really under the Nazi jackboot.<p>Sound …

15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

25 Books That Changed The Course Of History

But what about the lives of an entire generation? Can a book change the future?<p>Miriam Tuliao, assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us come up with a list of 25 books that changed the course of history.<p>From the Torah to Orwell's "1984," these 25 …

10 Innovators Who Changed the World in 2013

These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our imagination by creating swarms of smart rescue robots, cars that drive themselves, and a rugged rover that could change the way we think about exploring the Red Planet.<p>These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our …

Women's Health

"How did you get those arms? Do you lift weights?" Yogis hear these questions all the time and smile knowingly as they respond, "Nope. Just yoga." Yoga requires nothing but ourselves—no weights, no machines, just the ability to lift and hold our own body weight. If the gym feels like a prison, then …

Omnicom Hatches Dedicated Unit for Nissan

Key Omnicom Group client Nissan is getting its own dedicated unit.<p>The new group, Nissan United, will comprise staffers from Omnicom agencies that …

How to Optimize Your Profile Photos Across Social Media

Choosing your social media profile photos is an important task. They represent the physical you in the online world, while providing an all-important …

Flipboard For Corporate Teams

Inside Flipboard / October 1, 2013<p>In this week’s Flipboard for You series, we explore how corporate teams can use Flipboard to keep up with company …

Germany tries 92-year-old for Nazi war crime

A 92-year-old former member of the Nazi Waffen SS has gone on trial in Germany for the murder of a resistance fighter in 1944.<p>Dutch-born Siert Bruins, who is a German national, entered the Hagen state courtroom using a walker on Monday. Despite his age, Bruins was found medically fit to stand …

Crocodile traps man on island for two weeks

(Newser) – Talk about a vacation gone wrong: A New Zealand kayaker spent two weeks trapped on an island about 2.5 miles off Western Australia's far northern coast because he feared a 20-foot crocodile would eat him.<p>The man, named only as Ryan, told his eventual rescuer that he was "stalked" by the …