| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Facebook’s push to crack open a wider niche in the world of online video has sped forward with a pair of “BeastQuakes.”
The online social network provider confirmed Wednesday that it’s partnering with the National Football...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:43 PM
As more Illinois theaters signed on to show the controversial film "The Interview" on Christmas Day, Sony Pictures also made it available for online rental Wednesday.
The raunchy comedy, which depicts a fictional plot to assassinate North Korean...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:04 PM
President Obama cheered Sony's decision to make the Seth Rogen comedy "The Interview" widely available on digital platforms, but declined to say whether he would be streaming the spoof of North Korea while on his Hawaii vacation.
During a photo op midway...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:29 PM
"The Interview," the Sony Pictures film about a fictional plot to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, opened in more than 300 movie theaters across the United States on Christmas Day, drawing many sell-out audiences and statements by patrons that...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Expecting a company to actually speak with its customers is so 20th century.
Call me old school when it comes to customer service. I believe that when you treat people fairly and respectfully, they'll keep bringing you their business. That means...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 6:02 AM
Art Basel, Eric Garner, the Miami Heat and more are trending today -- "Gangnam Style."
1. Art Basel
Hipsters and celebrities flocked to Miami's artsy Wynwood neighborhood this week for the 13th annual Art Basel Miami Beach and Miami Art Week events....
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Tumblr, the micro-blogging site Yahoo acquired last year for $1.1 billion, has rolled out new features to make itself a better home for video. But despite speculation that it's aiming to become a rival to Google's YouTube, Tumblr still has a long way to...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? Moviepilot - which studies social data and box office trends - analyzes this weekend's new...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ilya Pozin's 2-year-old daughter wasn't about to abandon daddy's comfortable lap. But Pozin had to manage his successful e-cards company, so he'd entertain Paisley in his home office by playing cartoons and educational videos off YouTube on a second...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:30 PM
GoPro, the maker of wearable video cameras, has appointed Zander Lurie -- formerly a senior exec with Guggenheim Digital Media and CBS -- as senior VP of media.
Lurie, who reports to GoPro president Tony Bates, will be in charge of creation, curation and...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:00 AM
YouTube, the pioneer of free online videos watched by millions of people, is rolling out a subscription music streaming service to compete with stalwarts like Spotify and others.
The Internet giant, owned by Google, will introduce early next week a...