GAVIN O'MALLEY

Gavin O'Malley edits MediaPost's Social Media & Marketing Daily. Follow him: @mp_gavin. You can reach Gavin at gavin@mediapost.com.

Results for November 2011
  • Digital Success: Online Ad Revs Hit Nearly $8B
    For the third quarter of the year, online advertising revenues were up ...
  • YouTube Steps Up Analytics, Drills Into Viewer Stats
    YouTube still dominates streaming media. As such, tracking a campaign's performance on ...
  • Spotify Seeking Broad Publisher Partnerships
    Spotify this week should start welcoming in any Web developers and publishers ...
  • Low Bids For Yahoo Stake
    The first bids for a minority stake in Yahoo are in -- ...
  • Time Running Out For Private Facebook
    Regardless of market conditions, Facebook may be forced to proceed with its ...
  • Microsoft Positions Office For IPad
    The iPad's extraordinary success is forcing Microsoft to refocus, and, once again, ...
  • Google Debuts New Navigation System
    Changing the face of the Web for millions of users, Google plans ...
  • Marketers Advised To Target Ethnic Preferences
    At the risk of stereotyping, new research is emerging to help brands ...
  • Report: Yahoo Aiming To Unload Minority Stake
    Apparently, Yahoo’s board is doing everything it can to prevent selling the ...
  • Flavors.me Seeks To Sort The Social Web
    The latest startup to tackle information-overload, Flavors.me hopes to become a "catch-all" ...
  • Senator Curbs Tracking Shoppers' Cell Phones
    Remember those two malls we told you about last year, which planned ...
  • WordPress Bows Ad Program WordAds
    No, not AdSense. WordAds -- That’s what WordPress.com is calling its new, ...
  • Facebook's IPO Could Top $100 Billion
    Web watchers could barely contains themselves on Tuesday amid reports that a ...
  • Ad-Supported Streaming Soars, Generates Huge Viewership
    No wonder Hulu's owners decided not to sell their stakes in the ...
  • Facebook Under Attack From Euro Commission
    European authorities are threatening to curb the way Facebook uses member information ...
  • Micro-Labor Marketplaces Having A Moment
    Once the sole province of Craigslist, a host of Web sites and ...
  • Google Asks EU To OK Motorola Mobility Deal
    Google is seeking EU regulatory clearance of its planned purchase of handset ...
  • Cyber Monday Is Bonanza For Retailers
    As more data trickles in, this holiday season is shaping up to ...
  • Online Retailers Can Celebrate, Mobile Sales Up
    Online retailers had high hopes for this holiday shopping season, and, according ...
  • Kayak Sees Strong Q3, Postpones IPO
    Kayak posted $61.16 million in revenue for the third quarter ended September ...
  • What's Eating Alibaba?
    Showing that no market is immune to the West’s dept issues, Alibaba.com ...
  • Changing Parents' PC Tech
    Despite any hard data to back it up, The Atlantic’s Alexis Madrigal ...
  • Year-To-Date: Consumers Spend Nearly $10B Shopping Online
    For the holiday season-to-date, consumers have spent $9.7 billion online -- marking ...
  • Game Maker Tests Subscriptions On IPad
    In a first-of-its-kind deal, Apple and Big Fish Games have entered into ...
  • Half Of E-Shoppers Logged In To Facebook
    A full 50% of visitors to ecommerce sites are currently logged in ...
  • Malls Track Shoppers Via Cellphone
    This holiday season -- in the interest of greater consumer insights -- ...
  • Amazon To Fire Up Tablet Market
    Despite middling reviews, analysts believe that Amazon’s Kindle Fire will quickly take ...
  • Google Cuts Underperforming Services
    The housecleaning continued at Google, this week, as the search giant put ...
  • Microsoft Acquires VideoSurf
    Setting up its broader digital TV strategy, Microsoft just announced the acquisition ...
  • Facebook Eroding 'Six Degrees Of Separation'
    Has Facebook, with its great size and social greasing, shattered the old ...