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Martin Beck / Marketing Land:
Forrester: brands should invest more on their own websites, and Instagram or Pinterest, instead of Facebook and Twitter   —  Forrester Says Marketers Are Wasting Resources on Facebook, Twitter  —  Because of low reach and engagement on the major social networks, report suggests that brands …
Nov 20, 2014, 6:00 AMIn context
Lizzie Widdicombe / New Yorker:
Inside 10x, a talent agency representing superstar programmers   —  The Programmer's Price  —  Want to hire a coding superstar?  Call the agent. … “Technically, we have an open marriage, but so far there's just Michael and me.”  —  BUY OR LICENSE »
Nov 18, 2014, 7:15 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Instagram now lets you edit captions, suggests accounts to follow in new People tab   —  Instagram today released two new features for its mobile apps.  You can download the new version now directly from Google Play and Apple's App Store.  —  First up, the app now lets you go back and edit captions on your posts.
Nov 10, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Viddy, Once Touted As ‘The Instagram For Video’, Will Shut Down On December 15   —  Remember Viddy?  The one-time red hot mobile video app is closing down.  That's according to Fullscreen, the company that bought it for $20 million — a snip of its peak valuation — earlier this year.
Nov 5, 2014, 12:05 PMIn context
Garett Sloane / Adweek:
Instagram ads arrive in the form of 15-second autoplay spots from Disney, Activision, Lancome, Banana Republic, and the CW   —  Instagram's Video Ads Are Finally Live, and Here Are 4 From Major Brands  —  Disney, Activision and Banana Republic among early buyers
Oct 30, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
John Herrman / The Awl:
Doctors share and discuss anonymous photos of patients with Instagram-like app Figure 1   —  The Uncanny Language of Medical Instagram  —  A few months ago I came across an old story about an app called Figure 1.  It was billed as “Medicine's Answer to Instagram,” and had apparently just raised a couple million dollars.
Oct 20, 2014, 5:50 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
How marketing firms scan logos and emotions on services like Instagram for research and targeting customers   —  Smile!  Marketing Firms Are Mining Your Selfies  —  Photo-Sharing Sites Are Being Scanned to Find Brands, Target Ads  —  Most users of popular photo-sharing sites like Instagram …
Oct 10, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
Hayley Tsukayama / Washington Post:
Facebook names Joel Kaplan VP of Global Policy, as Marne Levin moves to Instagram as COO   —  Facebook taps D.C. office head to manage global policy  —  Facebook's D.C. office head, Joel Kaplan, will become the company's global VP of public policy.  (Photo by: Eric Thayer/Reuters)
Oct 7, 2014, 6:35 AMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
With new $400 million fund, Thrive Capital, which has invested in Kickstarter, Spotify, Twitch, and Instagram, is New York's quietest success story   —  With new $400 million fund, Thrive Capital is New York's quietest success story  —  Unlike just about every venture capital firm, Thrive Capital doesn't tweet.
Oct 6, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Cyanogen Inc seeking funding at a $1B valuation after spurning Google buyout offer, plans phone with Indian OEM Micromax   —  The Information: Cyanogen Inc. Turned Down Buyout From Google, Seeking Funding On $1 Billion Valuation  —  In the seemingly never-ending saga of companies believing that …
Oct 2, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context

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