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John McDermott / Digiday:
Snapchat in talks with CNN, Comedy Central, Vice, more about serving articles, audio, and video in new “Discover” area of app   —  Snapchat is in partnership talks with BuzzFeed, Time, others  —  Snapchat is in negotiations with Comedy Central, Spotify and Vice for the upcoming launch …
Nov 5, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context
Tanya Dua / Digiday:
Vimeo targets YouTube with nationwide TV commercial and updated iOS app for easier mobile uploads   —  The YouTube-ification of Vimeo: Now with more baby videos  —  If you've hopped on to the New York City L train recently, chances are that you've come across a sea of blue: shrink-wrapped subway cars, plastered with Vimeo messaging.
Sep 14, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Ricardo Bilton / Digiday:
WhatsApp emerges as big share driver for publishers   —  Publishers tend to focus their social media strategies around the twin titans of Facebook and Twitter.  But perhaps they are ignoring WhatsApp at their own peril.  —  FTW, USA Today's viral sports site, offers a good case study for the platform's potential for publishers.
May 31, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
John McDermott / Digiday:
Twitter testing click-to-call button which allows mobile users to call advertisers directly   —  Twitter tries to prove its ads drive sales  —  As part of its continued effort to evolve and broaden its advertising capabilities, Twitter is now touting itself as a platform for effective direct response advertising.
Mar 11, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
John McDermott / Digiday:
The Shady Practice of Mobile App Install Ads   —  When former CBS Interactive exec Jason Kint tried to read this Associated Press story on his iPhone on Jan. 1, he wasn't just given an intrusive copy-blocking Candy Crush ad.  He was automatically redirected to the download page for the popular mobile game in Apple's App Store.
Jan 7, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context
John McDermott / Digiday:
Google tracking location on Android and iOS to find when searches lead to retail store visits   —  Google Takes Its Tracking Into The Real World  —  Tech companies large and small have long been trying to use smartphones to connect consumers' online activity to what they do in “real” life.
Nov 9, 2013, 9:50 AMIn context
Josh Sternberg / Digiday:
Publishers Cool on Facebook   —  We are entering the end of the like era.  There was a time, not long ago, when all industries, including publishing, wondered how to turbocharge their growth via Facebook.  But as the plunging fortunes of Zynga show, that's a dangerous proposition.
Feb 4, 2013, 8:40 PMIn context
Jack Marshall / Digiday:
How Eduardo Saverin Sold Facebook Ads in 2004   —  The knock on Facebook is often that it doesn't have its ad strategy figured out.  That might be, but the company courted advertisers pretty much from the get-go.  —  As captured in “The Social Network,” Facebook's then-CFO Eduardo Saverin …
Aug 20, 2012, 1:00 PMIn context
Mike Shields / Digiday:
Microsoft Pins TV Hopes on Xbox   —  Many in the media industry have wondered whether Microsoft's Xbox gaming console represents a looming threat to the cable industry, given its growing library of video options, including TV and movie rentals and Netflix streaming.  It turns out Xbox might replace the cable box.
Sep 19, 2011, 2:35 PMIn context

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