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The best stats you've ever seen

You've never seen data presented like this. With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling debunks myths about the …

5 Frightening Facts from Forrester and the Good News for Digital Marketers

Yesterday Forrester Research released its latest report on digital marketing after taking a survey from consumers in both North America and …

23 Most Unfortunate Advertising Placements

Digital Advertising Has Now Blown Past All Other Media But One...

The IAB Internet advertising report for 2012 is out.<p>Overall, digital advertising grew a respectable 15% in 2012, with the biggest increases coming in search, mobile, and display.<p>The industry totaled $37 billion for the year, in the U.S. alone.<p>Here are the highlights:<p>Mobile grew 111% to $3.4 billion …

Digital Advertising

A Sitcom Pivot: How “Happy Endings” Ditched Its Breakup Premise And Became Amahzing

It didn’t take long for ABC’s Happy Endings to shift from its original premise of friends dealing with two members of the group breaking up. As the ensemble comedy enters its third season, co-showrunner Josh Bycel talks about why the show pivoted away from its original premise and how that improved …

This Is How Your Gmail Should Work

The iOS Gmail app went through a huge overhaul late last year that brought with it much more functionality and a better interface but those changes haven't translated to every Gmail app.<p>Designer Paul Burke has dreamt up this great Gmail concept that deeply integrates Google's Siri-like service …

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Iron and Wine Video Mixes Hand-Painted Watercolor and Stop-Motion Animation

Between Keaton Henson’s absolutely wrenching video for “Small Hands” last spring and now the new one from Iron and Wine, a pattern has begun to emerge. Apparently, any video with a stop-motion woodland setting will henceforth be a surefire harbinger of tears–though in this case, it’s more from …

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Funny Or Die’s ‘iSteve’ Movie Now Available For Free Online

The time has come. Funny or Die’s Steve Jobs mockumentary featuring Justin Long has arrived. <i>iSteve</i> is available for streaming in non-Apple-friendly-Flash on Funny or Die’s website. The “biopic” lasts about 80 minutes.<p><b>Warning:</b> It is not as hilarious as we thought it might be. In fact, it’s pretty …

Ghostface Killah – Twelve Reasons To Die

Ghostface Killah – <i>Twelve Reasons to Die</i><br>Soul Temple Records: 2013<p>Roll out the red carpet for the Cuban Linx era, Adrian Younge-orchestrated <i>Twelve</i> …

Exploring the Natural History of Polar Bears

Changing Planet<p>Icon of the Arctic, the polar bear thrives in the remote Arctic landscape of ice and snow. World-renowned polar bear scientist Ian Stirling offers his thoughts on the state of polar bears in the wild, the threats they face today, and insights from his recent book, <i>Polar Bears: A</i> …