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YouTube Says It Will Bring Advertisers Into Its Partner Program, Starting This Fall

YouTube just announced (as part of this week’s Cannes Lions advertising event) that it’s expanding its partner program to include advertisers.<p>The program already provides the top YouTube content creators with access to resources for improving their production skills and distribution (and as a …

How Much Is A Tweet Really Worth?

So, you’ve decided to set up a Twitter account for your brand. How much return can you expect on that first tweet of the day? The answer: about $25.62.<p>That’s the conclusion that SumAll, a data visualization and analytics company, reached after a review of over 900 of its customer’s social media …

Nvidia Shield gets price drop, release date

The upcoming portable gaming device Nvidia Shield will launch June 27 for $300, the company announced today. Previously, the portable was slated to be released for $350.<p>"We've heard from thousands of gamers that if the price was $299, we'd have a home run," project manager Jason Paul said in a …

The best albums of 2013: what are your favourites so far?

Later this month we'll be putting together a list of Guardian readers' favourite albums of the year to date. If you'd like to take part, cast your …

Half-Life 3, Left 4 Dead 3, and Source 2 titles found on Valve project tracker - Report

Valve fan site Valvetime claims to have unearthed documentation that show Valve Software employees may be internally discussing projects like Half-Life 3, Left 4 Dead 3 and Source Engine 2.<p>The alleged screenshots of Valve's internal project-tracking software from an anonymous source showed a …

Reviews for online games: Are they still relevant?

<i>Sergey Titov is CEO of Arktos Entertainment Group</i>.<p>For years there has been a standard set of rules for the online game review process. A game launched, reviews came out, and updates appeared — sometimes months later. But these rules don’t exist in the current landscape of online games. With the …

Mind-Reading Headset Helps Physically Disabled Communicate

At age 4, Tan Le and her family left Vietnam as refugees, venturing out to sea without a clear plan. Her upbringing ultimately inspired her to think big, and now she is making a major difference in the world.<p>"Anything, even death, would be better than life in that environment," the CEO of Emotiv …

Major Shareholder Third Point Ups Sony Stake by 9.4%

Sony’s major shareholder Third Point LLC has increased its stake in the Japanese company by 9.4 percent, as it seeks to push ahead on talks for a proposed spin-off of Sony’s movie and music businesses.<p>According to a report by Bloomberg, citing a June 17 letter from Third Point to Sony CEO Kazuo …

Samsung Shows Us Just How Much Stress The Galaxy S4 Can Actually Handle [Video]

Samsung is clearly unhappy with complaints about the quality of the materials in its smartphones. The company always fights back with the same …

Instagram Will Get Video On June 20

We’ve been working on getting more details on a press event that Facebook is having this week. Earlier, we wrote it could launch a news-reading app, but we have since heard more details that point to something else entirely. On June 20, a source says Facebook will unveil that Instagram, its popular …

You Know What's Cool? 1 Million Advertisers On Facebook

Facebook just hit 1 million advertisers, a milestone signaling that it has become a mainstream advertising channel for small and medium-sized businesses.<p>OK, so maybe cool isn’t the right word, but it’s hard to resist a good line from <i>The Social Network</i> movie. The social network announced the figure …

Facebook Redesigns Page Insights To Give Businesses Clearer, More Actionable Data

Facebook is announcing some changes to Page Insights, the analytics tool for monitoring the performance of your Facebook Pages. Product Marketing Manager Galyn Burke told me that this is the first time the Page Insights interface has been updated since October 2011.<p>Now, the specific changes may …

This Chart Breaks Down Why Advertisers Need YouTube

With 1 billion unique users every month, YouTube has become a necessary platform in virtually any marketing plan.<p>MDG Advertising created an infographic that breaks down all the numbers that explain why advertisers need to be on the video sharing site.<p>Some teasers are:<p>See why advertisers would be …

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Mozilla Moves Ahead With Do Not Track Browser

Much to the disappointment of the digital advertising establishment, Mozilla is going ahead with plans to automatically block third-party cookie …

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38 Signs You’ve Been in Advertising Agencies Too Long

Recently Buzzfeed did a post entitled “23 Signs You’ve Lived in New York City Too Long.” We thought that would be a good format to apply to the …

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Social Media Marketeers

Social Media is Now the Number One Tool for Marketing On-line<p>Watch this Video for a valuable insight into the Phenomenal Impact and Power of Social …

The Social Media Advertising Ecosystem Explained

How can you solve this problem? Social media offers a solution.<p>Social networks like Facebook and Twitter are daily destinations for millions of consumers. Increasingly, their ad products offer targeting according to specific demographics, social connections, interests, and habits.<p>In a <b>new report</b> …

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