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The Inteliscope Tactical iPhone Rifle Mount System

The Inteliscope, by InteliScope, is a way to connect your iPhone to your rifle. And it’s not a bad idea. No, really, hang on a sec.<p>At first blush the …

A Top LinkedIn Exec On Why Content Marketing Matters More Than Ever

Today the brand “voice” takes a front seat, while the hard sell takes a step back, and artfully communicating to your audience is critical in a feed-based advertising landscape that is here to stay.<p>In the past few years, there’s been a real transformation in the way people consume information and …

Teens aren’t abandoning “social.” They’re just using the word correctly.

Advertisers are perplexed and a little angst-y.<p>I know this, because I work in advertising. Wait. Don’t stop reading because I admitted that. This …

Social Media

13 Timeless Lessons from the Father of Advertising - Copyblogger

In 1962, Time magazine called David Ogilvy “the most sought-after wizard in today’s advertising industry.”<p>In his years as an advertising executive …

Content Marketing

Original Content Marketing Research

Annual Research: Content Marketing Budgets, Benchmarks and Trends<p>Since 2010, CMI has surveyed B2B, B2C, and nonprofit marketers to uncover insights …

The Principles of Social Design How to Make Content Shareable

Follow these 7 Word-of-Mouth drivers if you want your content to be more shareworthy.<p>SPONSORED CONTENT: Explore the evolving science of content marketing: the consumer’s needs, the tools employed, and the latest learnings from the best brands in the business–with an eye toward the future of brand …

Visualization is the future: 6 startups re-imagining how we consume data

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Although visualization is hardly the most technologically challenging part of the data-analysis puzzle, it’s arguably the most …

What Might the Future Hold for Content Marketing?

For some, Content Marketing is a gateway to endless possibilities; for others, it’s simply an overused buzzword. It appears that the more attention …

Samsung responds to GS4 storage complaints, might free up space through 'further software optimization'

After being taken to task by the BBC's consumer rights show, <i>Watchdog</i>, Samsung says it's looking into reducing the memory footprint of its TouchWiz features on its flagship Galaxy S 4. A spokesperson told <i>CNET UK</i> that Samsung, "appreciate(s) this issue being raised," and that it is "reviewing the …

BILL GATES IS THE RICHEST MAN IN THE WORLD AGAIN

Bill Gates is once again the world's richest man, according to Bloomberg News.<p>It says Gates has taken the lead from Mexican magnate Carlos Slim thanks to Microsoft's rising stock price. It's at a 5-year high trading at ~$34 a share.<p>Bloomberg's Billionaire Index hasn't yet updated to reflect Gates' …

Obama pushes back on three fronts

President Barack Obama took a firm stance Thursday in response to questions on the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative political groups and the Justice Department’s examination of leaks to The Associated Press, as his administration continued its effort to seize control of the …