Posts Tagged ‘news’

‘Bjork Digital’ Virtual-Reality Art Exhibition Arrives in Downtown L.A.

May 21, 2017  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The L.A. engagement represents only its second installation in the U.S., following an American premiere in Houston last December.

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In Wake of L.A. Reid’s Sony Music Ouster, Epic Records PR Head Laura Swanson Exits (EXCLUSIVE)

May 19, 2017  |  Variety  |  No Comments

A week to the day after news broke that Epic Records chairman and CEO Antonio "L.A." Reid would be departing Sony Music, his longtime associate, EVP of media & strategic development Laura Swanson, has left the building as well, Variety has learned.

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New York Mets Engineer Social Media Boner

May 6, 2017  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

It's early in this news cycle. But there is already at least one memorable headline and an object-specific Twitter parody account. All thanks to the New York Mets social-media person who failed to notice the sex toy standing tall in the locker room space of catcher Kevin Plawecki before tweeting out a celebratory Friday post-game...

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Here’s How to Tag Pages on Facebook

May 2, 2017  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Did you know you can tag Facebook pages in your Facebook posts? If you've yet to try this feature yourself, our guide will show you how to tag pages in your posts in the Facebook application. Note: These screenshots were captured in the Facebook app on iOS. Step 1: Tap the News Feed button in...

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7 Things You Don’t Know About ‘Reservoir Dogs,’ As Told by Quentin Tarantino and the Cast

April 29, 2017  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Mr. White, Mr. Orange, Mr. Blonde, Mr. Pink, Mr. Brown: They all reunited for the 25th anniversary retrospective screening of “Reservoir Dogs” at the Tribeca Film Festival April 28.

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Daily Download: Five Stories You Need to Read Today

Daily Download: Five Stories You Need to Read Today

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April 10, 2017  |  Blog  |  No Comments

News travels fast in the digital world - here’s five stories you need to read about the future of storytelling. Mashable reviews the new Youtube TV streaming service that launched on Wednesday - and says it’s exactly what streaming should be in the digital age. Read more here. Amazon’s Alexa is adding some new location-based features that allow Alexa to tailor her recommendations to a person’s location. Fortune Magazine outlines them here. AdWeek gathered eight eye-catching digital marketing stats ranging from digital engagement around Pepsi and current monthly users of Pokemon Go. What do entrepreneurs do to make their second startup a success? Read

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The News Integrity Initiative Launches With Facebook as One of Its Founding Funders

April 3, 2017  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Facebook is one of the founding funders of the News Integrity Initiative, a global consortium taking aim at fake news by advancing news literacy with the hopes of increasing trust in journalism. The News Integrity Initiative will be run as an independent project by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism under the auspices of the...

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President Trump in a Truck + Postponed ACA Repeal Vote = Instant Meme

March 23, 2017  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Two things were happening at roughly the same time today. The first was the news that the House of Representatives decided to delay the vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act because Republicans have not been able to get enough votes in support of its replacement, the American Health Care Act. The second was a...

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President Trump in a Truck + Postponed ACA Repeal Vote = Instant Meme

March 23, 2017  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Two things were happening at roughly the same time today. The first was the news that the House of Representatives decided to delay the vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act because Republicans have not been able to get enough votes in support of its replacement, the American Health Care Act. The second was a...

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Talk Presents ENGAGE: NYC The Digital Storytelling Conference

Talk Presents ENGAGE: NYC The Digital Storytelling Conference

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March 22, 2017  |  Blog  |  No Comments

ENGAGE: The NYC Digital Storytelling Conference is set for April 19th, 2017.  Dana Settle, Wenda Harris Millard and Andrew Morse join NYC's agency, marketing and tech community to talk about digital storytelling.       This week we're excited to announce that Dana Settle, Co-Founder and Partner of Greycroft Partners will join the program along with Andrew Morse, Co-Founder of Great Big Story and Wenda Harris Millard, Vice Chairman of MediaLink.  Engage NYC is the first conference in NYC to explore the role and future of digital storytelling. The conference explores how advertisers, publishers and platforms leverage content as a tool to create unique engagement and build immersive experiences. Prior speakers

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