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 June 2012
  • AOL Reshuffles CFO As COO
    As part of yet another restructuring effort, AOL is recasting its CFO, ...
  • Gmail Is Conquering The U.S.
    In other Google fun-facts, the sprawling corporation said this week that Gmail ...
  • Facebook Tests 'Want' Button
    It’s a well-trodden rumor, but Facebook is reportedly testing a new “Want” ...
  • Could Their Be a Microsoft, RIM Alliance?
    Will Microsoft get into the Blackberry business? Crazy as it sounds, such ...
  • Blip Studios Debuts, Works Closely With Brands
    Having learned a thing or two about Web audiences and their leanings, ...
  • Google+ Timeline Adds Past "Moments"
    Doing everything it can think of to become part of peoples’ social ...
  • Murdoch Splits Business, Stays In Control
    What does Rupert Murdoch have to say about News Corp.’s imminent split? ...
  • Yahoo, Clear Channel Team With iHeartRadio
    Yahoo and Clear Channel have entered into a distribution and cross-promotional deal. ...
  • Apple To Overhaul iTunes
    With its music-sharing service Ping reportedly doomed, Apple’s social future has been ...
  • Electus Brings 'Babble' To YouTube's LOUD
    Keeping the focus on fresh content, multimedia entertainment studio Electus has partnered ...
  • Apple's IPhone Strategy Faces Tough Times
    Just how successful is Apple’s iPhone? Since its debut nearly five years ...
  • Meet Link Tech Startup LinkSmart
    After several quiet years, link technology startup LinkSmart is stepping into the ...
  • Google Rolling Out +1 Recommendations
    Adding a new feature to its +1 content recommendation service, Google’s platform ...
  • Google To Launch A Tablet
    Not to be outdone by Microsoft and its new tablet, Google is ...
  • Hearst Magazines Debuts Private Ad Exchange
    As the online ad market looks more like the Nasdaq, publishers must ...
  • Facebook Names Sandberg To Board
    Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s COO, has been named the first woman to the ...
  • Counting YouTube's Content Kings
    While YouTube has thousands of content partners, the top rung is made ...
  • Video Picker Taboola Gets Another $10M
    Video recommendation startup Taboola has raised a $10 million Series C round ...
  • Microsoft To Buy Yammer
    Confirming earlier reports, Microsoft officially plans to buy enterprise-focused social networking provider Yammer for ...
  • Video Ads Score With Large Player Environments
    The majority of video ads are being delivered within large player environments. ...
  • YT Goes Full Flipboard
    The New York Times this weekend announced plans to put the entire ...
  • LOVEFiLM Ties Up With Twentieth Century Fox
    As part of its ongoing battle with Netflix, Amazon’s LOVEFiLM has entered into ...
  • New IPhone Map App To Feature Yelp Check-Ins
    Have you heard about Apple’s forthcoming iPhone map application? Well, it will ...
  • Facebook Bows Mobile Friend Finder
    Facebook has often been criticized for its poor “discoverability” tools, or those ...
  • Microsoft, 9ine Team For World Cup Marketing
    Ronaldo, a cofounder of 9ine, might be retired from the game, but ...
  • Twitter's Big Service Screw-Up
    From dropped calls to clueless clerks, service shortcomings inevitably leave their mark ...
  • Facebook Adding Permanent Comment Corrector
    Facebook is about to become a bit more manicured and, most likely, ...
  • .hog -- Amazon Gorging On Domain Extensions
    Gluttony is the least attractive of all sins. But that isn’t keeping ...
  • Will Microsoft Tablet Cost More Than IPad?
    Unconfirmed reports suggest that Microsoft’s new tablet could cost around $599 for ...
  • Brand Marketers Can Help Mothers With 'Moments'
    Representing a challenge for gadget-crazed marketers, their most prized demographic (moms) also ...