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Are You Using Social Media to Its Full Potential? | Inc.com

In fact, if you don't have a social media and online marketing strategy in place, this can fatally diminish your outfit's reputation and bottom line.<p>It's not enough just to own a social media account. Using social media to stay in touch with an audience and build relationships increases the trust …

Marketing

Minimalist and Responsive: The Trends clash?

<i>Advertisement</i><p>Those of you who are reading this article should feel some sense of anticipation because the mere fact that you have clicked to read …

Chris Rock On Leonardo DiCaprio’s Night With 20 Women: ‘Eating Cheeseburgers And F*cking Fine B*tches’

Chris Rock has been making the media rounds the past few weeks, with his newest film <i>Top Five</i> — which he wrote, directed, and stars in — hitting theaters this Friday. It’s only right, then, that Rock stop by <i>The Howard Stern Show</i> on Monday to promote the film and talk about the issue on everyone’s …

Apple TV gets four new channels and YouTube redesign

Apple TV received a huge update this morning with four new channels getting added to the lineup, plus a completely redesigned YouTube channel that makes it easier to find your favorite viral videos.<p>MMA-addicts will be happy to hear that a dedicated UFC channel was added this morning, along with …

The Overlooked Side of Content Marketing and 3 Ways to Really Gain Exposure

Studies are showing that more and more B2B and B2C companies are utilizing content marketing. Meaning they are blogging and generating blog articles …

Obama fills in for Stephen Colbert

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Barack Obama may be the President of the United States, but for a few minutes on Monday, he was also Stephen Colbert, outgoing host of "The Colbert Report."<p>Obama sat down for an interview with Colbert in Washington -- his third appearance on the show -- and surprised the host by …

6 Hotels That Have All Your Bases Covered (For Once You've, Er, Rounded the Bases)

It's no secret that hotels often kindle desire. Intimacy kits are becoming a standard item in the minibar and many hotels go out of their way to stoke romance and rowdiness with everything from stripper poles, to rotating beds, to vending machines stocked with sex toys. But what about after the …

Times Square

Warning, This App Could Trash Your Phone

If the idea of throwing an expensive piece of consumer electronics up in the air and watching it spin around makes your palms clammy with sweat then this app is definitely not for you. You have been warned.<p>Indeed, Apple won’t allow the app — a game called Gyro Skate — into iOS’s walled garden, …

Recent Facebook And Twitter Changes That Affect Marketers

There’ve been some significant shake-ups at Facebook and Twitter recently; in this article, I’ll outline some of the most significant changes business owners and marketers can expect to see in the coming months.<p><b>Facebook: No More Promotional Posts</b><p>Many marketers already take advantage of Facebook’s …

PSA: Only you can prevent console neglect

America is getting older, and that aging population creates issues that our social services simply won't be able to cope with. Take for instance old game consoles.<p>Every year elder machines — some of them members of the Greatest Console Generation — are neglected, pushed towards homelessness or …

LeBron James learns royal protocol: Don't touch them

Once again, British royal watchers in the media are in a mini-huff about those irrationally exuberant Yanks breaking royal protocol.<p>This has been going on since ... well, mad King George III, but now the alleged perpetrator is "King" LeBron James and newly royal Duchess Kate of Cambridge.<p>At the NBA …

What’s next for visual design: 8 trends to watch in 2015

Whether you’re agency or in-house, there’s never a dull moment in the design world. With both tastes and technology changing so quickly, it’s no …

Advertising Industry

UN human rights expert: US legally obliged to prosecute senior Bush officials for torture crimes

A U.N. human rights expert said a report that the U.S. Senate released on Tuesday revealed a “clear policy orchestrated at a high level within the …

Apple releases iOS 8.1.2 with fixes for bugs including ringtone issues

Apple has released iOS 8.1.2 as an over-the-air software update for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users running iOS 8. The latest release contains bug fixes for users as well as a fix for a problem regarding ringtones purchased from Apple being removed from devices. We’ll check out the software …

Ultra-Rare Ferrari Discovered Among 100 Classic Cars Forgotten in a French Garage

Fewer than 60 Ferrari 250GT SWB California Spyders were ever built, making the model one of the most prized and pricey classic cars in the world. The lineage of each surviving example is as obsessively researched as the bloodline of a world-class race horse. Which is why the discovery of a …

Apple TV adds revamped YouTube app (with ads), new channels from DailyMotion, UFC and more

Apple TV is receiving a flurry of new channels today. Most prominently is a brand new YouTube app, to bring the client up-to-date with some of the other platforms. The new app reflects the design of other set-top box clients, with easier access to subscriptions and search functions. For the …

Online Advertising To Grow By 15% Over Next Two Years, Driven By Mobile And Display

A report released this week by ZenithOptimedia reveals projections for global ad spend in 2015, with online advertising said to be the fastest …

Digital Advertising

The Hummingbird Effect: How Galileo Invented Timekeeping and Forever Changed Modern Life

While we appreciate it in the abstract, few of us pause to grasp the miracles of modern life, from artificial light to air conditioning, as <b>Steven Johnson</b> puts it in the excellent <b>How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World</b> (<i>public library</i>), “how amazing it is that we drink water …

Homer's Last Theorem

Along with high school friends David Schiminovich and David Borden, he formed a teenage gang of computer programmers called the Glitchmasters, and …