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23 Jun, 2017, 14:15 ET Socialgist joins YouTube's New Measurement Program

Social media data platform innovator Socialgist has been selected as one of five companies to launch the new YouTube Measurement Program (YTMP)....


23 Jun, 2017, 07:00 ET comScore Ranks the Top U.S. Smartphone Apps for May 2017

comScore, Inc. recently released data from comScore Mobile Metrix®, reporting the top smartphone apps in the U.S. by audience reach for May 2017....


23 Jun, 2017, 05:11 ET 71% of young generations are concerned about cyberbullying

Social media plays a major role in the lives of young generations, but beyond 'likes' and smiling emojis, there's a serious downside to...


23 Jun, 2017, 00:00 ET Bayara Organized an Iftar With a Social Twist

Bayara organized a special iftar at The Oberoi, Dubai, where recipes of the dishes on the buffet menu were crowdsourced from their social media...


22 Jun, 2017, 16:30 ET Barington/Hilco Acquisition Corp. Funds 30-Day Extension Of Date To Consummate Business Combination

Barington/Hilco Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: BHAC), a blank check acquisition company (the "Company"), announced today that it has funded an...


22 Jun, 2017, 11:50 ET Social Life Updating App WannaFollow Launches Revamped Website

You can now receive updates from all of your favorites' posts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google Plus on one app. In light of the continued...


22 Jun, 2017, 10:46 ET Kids Foot Locker Goes '1-ON-1' with Top NBA Draft Prospects

Kids Foot Locker, part of Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL), and top NBA Draft prospects including Lonzo Ball, Jayson Tatum, Jonathan Isaac, De'Aaron...


22 Jun, 2017, 10:07 ET Ragan Communications offers career boost at July 20-21 'PR Now & Next' conference

Savvy PR pros can peer into the future—and get a jump on the competition—at an upcoming Ragan Communications event. The "PR Now & Next"...


22 Jun, 2017, 10:00 ET Twitter and Sela Sport Partner to Live Stream 2017 Arab Championship Matches

Twitter and Sela Sport today announced they will partner to live stream matches during the 2017 Arab Championship, the Arab world's inter-club...


22 Jun, 2017, 09:40 ET Weibo Announces Receipt of a SAPPRFT Notice

Weibo Corporation ("Weibo" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: WB), a leading social media in China, today announced that it became aware of a public notice...


22 Jun, 2017, 07:01 ET The Vision Council Uncovers The Importance Of UV Eye Protection For National Sunglasses Day

For the fourth year in a row, The Vision Council will be hosting National Sunglasses Day. Taking place Tuesday, June 27th, National Sunglasses Day...


22 Jun, 2017, 07:00 ET comScore Ranks the Top 50 U.S. Digital Media Properties for May 2017

comScore, Inc. recently released its monthly ranking of U.S. online activity at the top digital media properties for May 2017 based on data from...


21 Jun, 2017, 21:00 ET The Fusion of Art and Science: Dentsu Aegis Network Signs Global Strategic Partnership with Tencent

Dentsu Aegis Network, a global communications group, struck a Global Strategic Partnership (GSP) with Tencent Holdings Limited ("Tencent",...


21 Jun, 2017, 17:20 ET AdParlor Recognized at Cannes Lions for Innovative Approach to Instagram Stories Advertising

AdParlor, a leading social and video ad tech company, announced today that Facebook showcased the company's technology at the 2017 Cannes...


21 Jun, 2017, 15:46 ET Vitória verde e amarela: Brasil é destaque no mercado de licenciamentos

O setor de licenciamentos no Brasil vive um boom graças à entrada da cultura nerd e também às crianças, que ficam fissuradas pelos personagens que...


21 Jun, 2017, 14:17 ET Con Taco Guru encuentra taquerías por precio, horarios y servicio a domicilio por YellowLink

Con Taco Guru, la APP de búsqueda y recomendación de tacos más grande del mundo, taquear es cada vez mejor, porque acaba de incorporar nuevas...


21 Jun, 2017, 11:00 ET Free Weekend Getaway, Other Prizes Available Through Wagner® Brake #ThingsWorthBrakingFor Contest

Whether it's part of a vacation road trip or daily commute, any summertime drive can result in an extra, "brake-worthy" stop – to enjoy a beautiful...


21 Jun, 2017, 10:31 ET L2 Report Identifies Digital Strategies for Department Stores to Confront Sinking Profits and Bloated Store Footprints

Digital benchmarking firm L2 Inc releases its annual L2 Digital IQ Index: Department Stores 2017 The L2 report benchmarks the digital performance...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Data-Driven Influencer Marketing Pioneer, InstaBrand, Now Operating as Open Influence

InstaBrand, a data-driven global influencer marketing company, today announced it is now operating as Open Influence. The rebrand is reflective of...


21 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET CollegeFashionista Brings Its Digital Community Of Gen Z Style Luminaries Together Through CF Clubhouse

CollegeFashionista, a CMG-owned global community and platform for collegiate Style Gurus to share their passion for the latest styles and...


21 Jun, 2017, 06:30 ET Social Media Stars Iza & Elle Sets New World Record on Musical.ly

In a football pitch on June 20th, social media stars Iza and Elle from Sweden set a new world record on having the largest number of girls...


21 Jun, 2017, 06:30 ET IFK Stocksund och Iza & Elle satte världsrekord

Fotbollsklubben IFK Stocksund och sociala medie-profilerna Iza & Elle, slog under förmiddagen den 20:e juni ett världsrekord i dans. Spelare...


21 Jun, 2017, 06:00 ET Renren Announces Unaudited First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Renren Inc. (NYSE: RENN) ("Renren" or the "Company"), which operates a social networking service and internet finance business in China, today...


20 Jun, 2017, 17:15 ET @SummerBreak, the Original Social Media-Fueled Teen Reality Series, Debuts Season 5 June 25 with AT&T Hello Lab

Real-time reality series and original YouTube franchise, @SummerBreak, returns for a fifth season with a diverse cast of Los Angeles high...


20 Jun, 2017, 15:11 ET Naked Lime Marketing Receives a 2017 Dealers' Choice Award

Naked Lime Marketing has received an award in the Social Media category in the 2017 Dealers' Choice Awards from Auto Dealer Today. The Dealers'...