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Advertising - To say that Shari Redstone is a force of nature is putting it mildly. You might detect a twinge of a Boston accent, but when she speaks, it’s definitely at a breakneck New York pace. You can almost tell that the cofounder and...
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Business - Digital commerce touches a number of industries beyond online retail, and exciting things are happening in the publishing world, particularly in education publishing. As “digital” invades the classroom, education publishers are...
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Business - Although the "battle" between traditional print media and social media is one that many folks on both sides of the table don't always love talking about, it's still a very real occurrence. Old powerhouses of print media are...
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#NYCTech - Look, we’re all busy. Sure, we like to stay informed, but with so much going on in the world and so little time – how? That’s where AbridgeME comes in. It’s a news and information/reference site that gives you the salient...
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Advice - Insights from Mike Germano, Chief Digital Officer at Vice Media An ongoing curiosity at NYC Media Lab is how established media companies organize themselves to take advantage of new technologies. Many corporations pay special...
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Business - Nearly 1 in 10 U.S. Adults now get their news on Twitter, according to a new survey from Pew Research Centers, with 85% of those consuming it on a...
JACK MYERS
#NYCTech - Jack Myers is a media economist and chairman of Media Advisory Group. More than 250 media, advertising, marketing, entertainment and financial services companies subscribe to the weekly Jack Myers Media Business Report. Myers speaks...
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Advertising - We talk a lot about disruption in this industry, but Netcurate has taken it a step further. With Netcurate, the online magazine has come of age and heads up, purveyors of Social Media and PR: It’s not just about aggregation –...
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AlleyTalk - Ed. Note: The opinions, beliefs and viewpoints expressed by the contributor do not necessarily reflect the opinions, beliefs, and viewpoints of this publication.   The breadth of the AlleyWatch contributor network is a key strength...
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Advertising - We’re an industry that loves disruption and let’s face it: most of disruption is about leveling the playing field. That’s what Launch.it - the first free self-publishing platform for PR agencies, brands and startups to launch and...
The Power of the FAQ Image DK
Advice - Starting a blog is easy–but maintaining a blog is hard. It takes rigor and a lot of hard thinking. Those first few posts flow easily, but after that, it can seem like an insurmountable task coming up with something to write about...
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Business - Thanks in large part to technology, it is quite likely that children born in this millennium will never know what its like to have a library card or learn from a physical text book. Several entrepreneurs and startups are banking on...
JASON_KLEIN
#NYCTech - Jason Klein has a diverse background in areas such as media, consulting, and healthcare. He is currently founder and CEO of On Grid Ventures, an advisory and investment firm specializing in digital media and marketing. Klein began...
Horses For Courses on Social Media- Short-Form vs. Long-Form Content
Advice - Mark Cuban had an interesting blog post  in which he said he hardly uses Google anymore. If he wants to know something that’s urgent and happening now (like a sports score), he goes to Twitter. If he wants to know about what’s...
Q1 2014 Startup Money Flow Report NYC.001
Advertising - Over a billion dollars was invested in New York City Startups in Q1 of 2014.  $1,255,579,433 to be exact.  Analyzing some publicly available data from our friends at CrunchBase, we take a look at the verticals and sectors this...
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Advertising - Content producers and brands each produce their respective products. What if there was a platform that served as the Match.com of brands and creators on YouTube? Well, there is and that’s precisely how Reelio positions...

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