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 January 2013
  • Super Bowl Ads Gain 'Impact Value' Before Game
    Some brands advertising during this year's Super Bowl have managed to increase ...
  • Chinese Hackers Challenge 'NY Times'
    Depicting a brave new world for online media publishers, The New York ...
  • Will Social Connections Soon Shape Credit Ratings?
    In the near future, could a consumer’s Facebook connections or mobile search ...
  • Tablets Taking Over The World
    During the last quarter of 2012, about 52.5 million tablets were shipped ...
  • Microsoft's Suffering Surface Strategy
    Microsoft’s tablet strategy is off to an inauspicious start. Indeed, Surface sales ...
  • Adap.tv Streamlines Ad Verification, Enhances Ad Targeting
    In an effort to bolster brands' confidence in the effectiveness of online ...
  • Mobile Expected To Star In Facebook Earnings
    When Facebook reports fourth-quarter earnings later today, all eyes will be on ...
  • YouTube To Test Paid Subscriptions?
    Google is planning to test out paid YouTube subscriptions Geek.com reports. In ...
  • Apple Loses Latest Case Against Samsung
    To Apple’s chagrin, a U.S. federal court has ruled that Samsung did ...
  • Strong Operating Margins Save Amazon In Q4
    Amazon this week reported fourth-quarter sales and earnings that failed to meet ...
  • Book It: Open Table To Acquire Foodspotting
    OpenTable, which posts real-time online restaurant reservations for diners, entered into an ...
  • Vine Tackling Porn Problem
    Following reports of a porn outbreak on Vine, Twitter’s new video-sharing app ...
  • Pinterest Shows Off New Look
    Pinterest on Monday gave the world a sneak peek at its new ...
  • Rdio Takes Free Steaming Global
    Music subscription startup Rdio just expanded it free music streaming service to ...
  • Twitter Buys App Caretaker Crashlytics
    Now matter how popular a mobile app is, it’s no good to ...
  • Mobile Apps Offer Restaurants, Food Brands Marketing Opportunity
    The app-driven mobile Web is presenting new opportunities and challenges for food ...
  • Big Quarter Expected From Yahoo
    CNNMoney suggests that the honeymoon may be over between analysts and Yahoo’s ...
  • Can Google Protect Consumer Privacy?
    Google is organizing an effort to set limits on government access to ...
  • A Mobile Phone In Every Pocket?
    A whopping 1.6 billion mobile phones were shipped (not sold) globally in ...
  • Can Android Tablets Top IPads In 2013?
    Despite Apple’s early lead in the space, Android could soon overtake iPads ...
  • Vine Overrun By Port
    Vine is off to a rough start. Since making its public debut ...
  • My Damn Channel Launches New Network, Revenue Options
    Digital production studio My Damn Channel is expected to unveil a network ...
  • Facebook Denies Startup Social Graph Access
    As Facebook becomes more protective of its social graph, the social network ...
  • Microsoft's Q2 Results Mixed
    Microsoft on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $6.3 billion, or 76 cents ...
  • Social Advocacy Startup Extole Gets $7.6M
    Extole, which is billed as a consumer-to-consumer social advocacy platform, just closed ...
  • AOL To Distribute Discovery Channels
    Building out its video offering, AOL on Thursday announced a large distribution ...
  • Will Vine Be Instagram Of Video?
    Twitter-owned video-sharing startup Vine is reportedly about ready to make its public ...
  • Explaining Google's Wireless Strategy
    Google is reportedly moving ahead with an experimental wireless network, which would ...
  • Google Redoes Image Search
    Google is making its desktop image search experience look a lot like ...
  • Quora Debuts Blogging Platform
    Quora this week is launching a blogging platform that will automatically distribute ...