Results for June 2011
  • Rising Markets: Media M&A Hits $23B
    Marketing and interactive services are among the most active sectors for M&A, ...
  • Mossberg: HP Flunks IPad Challenge
    To date, no tablet has come close to challenging Apple's iPad -- ...
  • Smartphones Now Lead Cellphone Purchases
    To the delight of mobile advertisers and branded app-makers everywhere, smartphones are ...
  • Facebook Comments Plug-In Hits 300K
    Across the Web, Facebook says some 300,000 sites have integrated its Comments ...
  • Yelp Deals Goes Mobile
    About a year after debuting its daily deal service, Yelp is now ...
  • California Law Will Tax eCommerce
    Until now, Amazon and other mostly digital businesses have had clear tax ...
  • Specific Media Buys Myspace, Timberlake Takes Stake
    Marking the end of a social era, ad network Specific Media on ...
  • Kenshoo Names Oren CIO
    Online ad technology firm Kenshoo on Wednesday named Ziv Oren as its ...
  • Animoto Eyes Mobile On $25M Investment
    Cloud-based video platform Animoto has raised $25 million led by Spectrum Equity ...
  • Data: Groupon Losing Grip On Daily Deals
    Little by little, Groupon appears to be losing its stranglehold on the ...
  • Square Scores $100M At $1B Valuation
    Mobile payments start-up Square has raised $100 million in venture funding at ...
  • Twitter Tops Make "Obvious" Move
    At an uncertain time for Twitter, three key developers -- Biz Stone, ...
  • Social Browser RockMelt Secures "Serious" $30M
    Boldly trying to reshape the browser, RockMelt just secured $30 million in ...
  • Online Ad Spend Up, Facebook Soars 22%
    Despite economic uncertainties and higher gas prices, online ad spending showed a ...
  • AOL Radio Retunes With Slacker
    Marking its second music-centric deal this week, AOL on Tuesday said it ...
  • Google: Activating Half-Million Androids A Day
    Google is now activating half a million Android mobile devices every day, ...
  • Will "MicroSkype" Irk Apple?
    Skype is reportedly about ready to release an iPad-friendly video chat app. ...
  • More Massacring At MySpace
    Already a shadow if its former self, MySpace reportedly plans to layoff ...
  • More Reasons To Marvel At Tumblr
    Tumblr president John Maloney just pointed out that the blogging platform is ...
  • Google Launches wdl.com
    What do you love? Google wants to know, so it just soft-launched ...
  • Local.com Gives AT&T's YP.com Ads Top Billing
    Local.com on Monday announced an expansion of its strategic distribution agreement with ...
  • Data: Facebook Moves Past Microsoft In UK
    Last month, Facebook surpassed Microsoft in the UK for the first time ...
  • IOC Tells Athletes To Tweet Away
    The International Olympic Committee has determined that all athletes at next year's ...
  • The Intra (Social) Net
    Social networking is taking over the American workplace, but neither Facebook nor ...
  • HBO Go App Keeps Going And Going And...
    This weekend, HBO expected to see the 3 millionth download of its ...
  • GSV Takes Stake In Facebook
    Investment fund GSV Capital Corp has reportedly taken a small stake in ...
  • Chiquita, 'Rio' Web Partnership Delivers Big Results
    "We wanted a smart yet engaging media campaign around the Chiquita Rio ...
  • Chiquita, 'Rio' Web Partnership Delivers Big Results
    Chiquita recently partnered with the movie "Rio" for a multichannel ad campaign. ...
  • Twitter Plans Bolder Ad Strategy
    Twitter is considering placing ads among the short messages that users see ...
  • Winklevosses Change Mind: Back In Court
    Psych! Just a day after deciding not to appeal the Supreme Court ...