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BuzzFeed is eyeing a big expansion in Los Angeles.
The rising digital media star is in discussions to lease a century-old former Ford auto factory on the southeastern edge of Los Angeles’ downtown, according to people familiar with the talks.
The 250,000-square-foot potential lease suggests large …Los Angeles
All Things Must Pass is the new documentary from Colin Hanks about the rise and fall of Tower Records. After receiving glowing reviews at SXSW, the …Movies
In today’s data-driven analytical world, there’s simply too much data for any human to crunch the numbers on. As a result, we’re seeing machine …Machine Learning
Netflix says it’s not renewing a distribution deal with cable network Epix, which means its U.S. subscribers will lose access to big Hollywood movies like “Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” “World War Z” and “Transformers: Age of Extinction” at the end of September. The trade-off, says Netflix: It is …Movies
Video may have killed the radio star sometime in the 1980s, but the podcast Serial seems to have resurrected him.
A milestone in podcasting came in October 2014, almost 10 years after the birth of the first podcast, on the Tonight Show. This American Life host Ira Glass sat on Jimmy Fallon’s couch in …Podcasting
Word-of-mouth is a winner—marketing, not so much
August 31, 2015 | B2B
Business-to-business decision-makers are clear on who they trust, and who …Marketing
If you’re impatient, social media is probably the wrong marketing channel for you. Here’s a chart that illustrates why.This is data from the recent …Marketing
Welcome to episode #477 of Six Pixels Of Separation - The Mirum Podcast. It's hard to deny that podcasting is really coming into its own as a media …Podcasting
If you run a local business, online reviews can make or break your business: they are highly influential in consumers' decisions to shop at a local …Social Media Marketing
With a set confined to one apartment complex, and shot from only one room, Rear Window demonstrates how Alfred Hitchcock can create suspense in the …James Stewart
IT ALL STARTED about two years ago with a dream—a decidedly waking dream about what people wear to bed. I don’t know what sparked my obsession, but for weeks I holed up with my laptop, poring over snapshots of the Beatles, Wes Anderson and Julian Schnabel lazing around in their pajama sets, envying …Clothing
The New York Times has caught the newsletter fever. In the past year, it has launched a dozen of them — it now has a total of 33.But with everyone …Social Media
Those who know me were no doubt surprised a few months back when I started breaking the news. I’ve lived in Silicon Valley my entire career. My wife and I have grown very involved both civically and philanthropically.
We’ve been having a blast raising our three kids in San Francisco. I love …Silicon Valley
Martin Freeman has revealed how his first audition to play Doctor Watson in the BBC’s “Sherlock” didn’t go according to plan.
Interviewed at the …
WHY HAVEN’T WE CRACKED the case of Sherlock Holmes? By now, the evidence stacks deep. But more than 130 years after a young doctor scrawled notes for …Great Books
One wouldn’t believe there'd be much crossover potential between the tales of a daring, egotistical Victorian detective and the adventures of a …Star Trek
What's 5 inches tall, made of plastic and solves crimes? Why, this new Sherlock Holmes action figure... Sherlock fans with Christmas lists to draw up …Benedict Cumberbatch
Lionel Wigram updates us on potential super-sleuth sequel.
By Chris Tilly
Lionel Wigram – producer of Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes movies – has been …Movies
Restaurant owners call for ban on site which lets diners book home-cooked meals with amateur chefs
French restaurant owners are urging the government to ban “meal-sharing” websites where gourmets can book dinners cooked at home by amateur chefs, in the latest clash between the country's tradespeople …Restaurants
As you know, I recently launched OwnerFUEL. It’s the media portion of my company, Owner. I wanted to share with you just how simple it was to launch, …Content Marketing
As the chief US agency charged with protecting consumer privacy, the Federal Trade Commission strives to help foster a marketplace where technology …Research
Often times, saying less is best.
Answer by Nicolas Cole on Quora.
I’ve been very fortunate to have been given various opportunities at the very young age of 25 to learn beside some very successful businessmen, innovators, creatives, millionaires, and even a billionare—yes, last year I met my first …Quora
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] has hired two top vehicle security researchers, the company said on Friday, high-profile additions that come as the ride-hailing service ramps up its work on technology for self-driving cars.
Charlie Miller, who had been working at Twitter …Security
"Out there fell a cascade of children's bricks." [TWIS]
For many of those who enjoy reading the original Sherlock Holmes stories, the illustrations of …Lego
Sherlock Holmes: The Seven-Per-Cent Solution #1 (of 5)
David & Scott Tipton (w) • Ron Joseph (a) • Kelley Jones (c)
The best-selling Sherlock Holmes …Sherlock Holmes
"opening a grave without the consent of the next-of-kin" [HOUN]
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, has sued the Conan Doyle Estate, …Sherlock Holmes
Avid Life Media CEO Noel Biderman is no longer working at the company. His departure comes after subsidiary site Ashley Madison suffered a major hack and leak of its internal data.
Ashley Madison, with its famed tagline “Life’s short. Have an affair,” was made aware that hackers had stolen much of …Ashley Madison