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David Cohen / AllFacebook:
Pew Report: 30% of US adults get news from Facebook, 10% from YouTube, 8% from Twitter   —  STUDY: Facebook's Role In Pew Research Center's ‘State Of The News Media 2014’  —  Facebook and other social networks continue to become further intertwined with the media, as the State of the News Media 2014 report …
Mar 27, 2014, 6:10 AMIn context
Greg Sterling / Marketing Land:
Pew's “The Web at 25”: 87% of Americans use the Internet, social media ranked easy to quit   —  Survey: Of Major Technologies, Social Media Is The Easiest To Give Up  —  Based on a new survey of just over 1,000 US adults, the Pew Research Center has released findings commemorating the 25th anniversary of the web.
Feb 27, 2014, 2:15 PMIn context
Valentina Palladino / The Verge:
ABC orders pilot for ‘Selfie,’ its latest attempt to turn a social media trend into a comedy   —  People always like to guess whether a new show will be a hit or miss — and newly-announced ABC pilot Selfie has the potential to be a huge miss. The show will be written by Suburgatory creator Emily Kapnek …
Feb 2, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Jack Dorsey Joins Disney's Board Of Directors   —  The Walt Disney Company just announced that Jack Dorsey (co-founder and CEO Square, as well co-founder and chairman at Twitter, as if you didn't know) has joined its board if directors.  —  “Jack Dorsey is a talented entrepreneur …
Dec 23, 2013, 3:20 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
News Corp Buys Storyful, A Site That Finds News Stories On Social Media, For $25 Million   —  News Corp announced today that it bought Storyful, a startup that finds news on social media, for $25 million.  —  Here's the release:  —  Accelerating News Corp's digital transformation and video strategy …
Dec 20, 2013, 9:00 AMIn context
Vindu Goel / NYT Bits:
Facebook allows media partners to search public posts, see aggregate, anonymized data on private posts   —  Facebook Offers New Windows Into Social Conversation  —  Facebook is releasing two new search tools on Monday designed to give news organizations — and potentially, marketers …
Sep 9, 2013, 4:30 AMIn context
Rachel Dodes / Wall Street Journal:
Twitter Goes to the Movies   —  Hollywood is digging deep into new ways of using social media; the selling of ‘Ted’  —  The teddy bear's first tweet, from an account called @WhatTedSaid set up by the Universal Pictures marketing department, was “Hello, Twitter.  Kindly go f— yourself.”
Aug 3, 2012, 9:35 AMIn context
Om Malik / GigaOM:
Facebook buys Karma app   —  The newly public Facebook says it is buying Karma, a mobile social gifting app.  The news was released via Karma's blog.  As we first posted, Karma was founded by Lee Linden and Ben Lewis who in their past life were co-founders of Tapjoy, that was acquired …
May 18, 2012, 4:30 PMIn context
Pamela Parker / Marketing Land:
Study: Facebook CPMs Increased 41%, US CPCs Rose 34% Since Q1 Last Year   —  Facebook's average CPM rates globally have increased by 41% since the first quarter of 2011, and 15% since the fourth quarter of last year.  Meanwhile, CPCs have risen 23% in the top 5 markets versus Q4.
Apr 17, 2012, 8:55 AMIn context
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM:
People don't care about scoops, they care about trust   —  We have written a number of times about how social media and the “democratization of distribution” has compressed the news cycle to the point where the half-life of a scoop is measured in minutes rather than hours or days.
Feb 23, 2012, 12:55 PMIn context

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