GAVIN O'MALLEY

Editor , MediaPost

Results for May 2012
  • Media Companies Favor Stock Buybacks, Cautious About Online Investments
    Displaying a mixture of caution and disinterest in digital investments, media giants ...
  • Google Reverses Course On "Paid Inclusion"
    The was a time when Google rejected “paid inclusion.” Raising potential concerns ...
  • Grubwithus Grubs $5M For Social Dining
    Do people want help organizing dinners with like-minded people whom they might not know ...
  • Kevin Rose Joins Google Ventures
    Before anyone knew Mark Zuckerberg’s name, Kevin Rose was the Web’s golden ...
  • Data: Google's Personalized Search Starving Facebook
    Supporting the suspicions of some, new data shows that since Google launched ...
  • Salesforce.com Expected To Buy Buddy Media, Ups Social Marketing Muscle
    Amid broad consolidation in the social marketing space, Salesforce.com is reportedly closing ...
  • Changes Boost Search For Google
    Besides driving a few marketers to the brink, what has Google achieved ...
  • Apple Hints At Facebook Tie-Up
    For years, people have wondered if and when Apple and Facebook would ...
  • Twitter Spurs Speed Of Tweets
    Though a highly technical endeavor, achieving faster load times can do more ...
  • Google+ Local Pages Swallows Up Google Places
    As it turns out, the Web wasn’t big enough for Google+ and ...
  • KBM Acquires Predictys, Expands Data-Based Marketing
    Expanding its global footprint, KBM Group, Young & Rubicam Group's database marketing ...
  • Apple Makes Nice With Washington Elite
    Continuing to pave his own path at Apple, CEO Tim Cook paid ...
  • Does Facebook IPO Foretell Tech Bust
    Recalling Internet bubbles and vast overvaluations, some are suggesting that Facebook’s IPO ...
  • Microsoft Has Yet To Integrate Skype
    Nearly a year after dropping $8.5 billion on Skype, what’s taking Microsoft ...
  • Display Ads' Quality, Numbers Rising On Key Sites
    In some much-needed good news, display ads on Yahoo's home page appeared ...
  • Why Facebook Needs Another Photo App
    Dubbed Camera, Facebook just released an iPhone app that lets users take ...
  • Groupon Testing Payments Service?
    Potentially expanding its commerce offerings, Groupon is reportedly testing a payments service. ...
  • Apple Promotes Some Lucky Apps
    Coinciding with the rise of mobile, media brands are increasingly relying on ...
  • OTT Apps Cut Into Mobile Video Revs
    What do you get when you give consumers the ability to access ...
  • Facebook Gives Developers More Data
    Despite a few distractions, Facebook this week said developers would now be ...
  • Mobile Threatens Browser Diversity
    As it stands, consumers can freely choose between four or five browsers ...
  • App Platform Kony Cops $15M
    Mobile app development platform Kony Solutions has closed a $15 million series ...
  • Can Browser Fix Facebook's Mobile Problem?
    How is Facebook going to solve its mobile problem? Perhaps taking a ...
  • AOL Names Brody CEO, Advertising.com Group
    As part of what the company calls a more "segmented" operational strategy, ...
  • Oracle Drops $300M On Social Platform Vitrue
    Oracle announced the acquisition of social marketing platform Vitrue. Financial terms of the ...
  • Apple Master Of Mobile PCs
    Apple maintained its position as the leader in mobile PC sales -- with ...
  • Bing's "Visual Search" Fades Without Notice
    What about Bing’s highly touted visual search feature? Microsoft’s search engine scrapped ...
  • Facebook's IPO Faces Scrutiny
    Business fundamentals aside, Web watchers are now wondering whether Facebook can recover ...
  • Olympics Launches Check-in Locales On Foursquare
    As part of its broader social-marketing push around the Summer Olympic Games ...
  • Start-up Pushes CAPTCHA Killer
    CAPTCHAs, it seems, were specifically designed to discourage Web users from doing ...